Living in Williston, ND

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Williston SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Williston, ND Crime Report

918
Total Crimes
3,351.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
30.49%
Above National Average

Williston, ND Cost Of Living

108
Williston's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Williston, North Dakota Info Snack

Williston is a city in and the county seat of Williams County, North Dakota, United States. The 2010 census gave its population as 14,716, and the Census Bureau gave the 2015 estimated population as 26,977, making Williston the sixth largest city in North Dakota. The North Dakota oil boom is largely responsible for the sharp increase in population.
Population
26,102
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
7.0%
Median Home
$249,400
Median Income
$85,426
Median Rent
$910

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Map Of Williston, ND

Population over time in Williston

Year Population % Change
2017 26,102 4.1%
2016 25,072 4.9%
2015 23,902 8.4%
2014 22,051 11.1%
2013 19,849 17.3%
2012 16,917 8.8%
2011 15,553 7.7%
2010 14,440 4.2%
2009 13,852 -
Crime/100k Williston ND USA
Violent Crime 518.4 280.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.4 5.0
Robbery 7.3 20.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 456.4 205.2 246.8
Property Crime 2833.2 2040.2 2199.5
Burglary 372.4 358.4 376.0
Larceny 2179.6 1448.3 1594.6
Car Theft 281.1 233.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Williston

White
79.0% (20,627)
African American
4.4% (1,150)
American Indian
2.5% (644)
Asian
0.7% (180)
Hawaiian
0.1% (17)
Other
1.1% (291)
Two Or More
4.3% (1,121)
Hispanic
7.9% (2,072)
Race Williston ND USA
White 79.0% 85.0% 61.1%
African American 4.4% 2.7% 12.3%
American Indian 2.5% 5.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.9% 3.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Williston, North Dakota

Less than $10,000
3.4% (89,162)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (51,929)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (128,354)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (163,627)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (292,471)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (381,878)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (410,048)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.6% (564,612)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (281,693)
$200,000 or more
9.4% (246,420)
Income Williston ND USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 8.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 8.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 14.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.6% 16.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 9.4% 5.6% 7.0%

Gender in Williston

Female
45.0% (11,735)
Male
55.0% (14,367)
Gender Williston ND USA
Female 45.0% 48.7% 50.8%
Male 55.0% 51.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Williston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,044)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,305)
High School / GED
25.0% (6,525)
Some College
28.0% (7,308)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,132)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (5,742)
Master's Degree
3.0% (783)
Professional Degree
1.0% (261)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Williston ND USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 14.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 5.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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