Lisbon is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 2,145 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lisbon is the 23rd largest community in North Dakota.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lisbon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.96% of the Lisbon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lisbon is a city of professionals, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lisbon who work in management occupations (9.73%), food service (9.29%), and sales jobs (6.25%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Lisbon spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.41 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Lisbon is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Lisbon who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.14% of the adults in Lisbon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lisbon in 2010 was $31,343, which is upper middle income relative to North Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,372 for a family of four. However, Lisbon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lisbon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lisbon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lisbon include Norwegian, Irish, English, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Lisbon is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Scandinavian languages.