Mandan is a medium-sized city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 21,382 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mandan is the sixth largest community in North Dakota.
Mandan real estate is some of the most expensive in North Dakota, although Mandan house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mandan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mandan is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mandan who work in office and administrative support (14.57%), management occupations (9.92%), and sales jobs (9.56%).
As is often the case in a small city, Mandan doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Mandan is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.77% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mandan in 2010 was $30,964, which is upper middle income relative to North Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,856 for a family of four. However, Mandan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mandan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mandan residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Mandan include Norwegian, Russian, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Mandan is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.