Bismarck, North Dakota 

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Population

71,167

44% Growth

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$57,660

Avg. Home Price

$270,000

Best Places to Live in Bismarck, North Dakota

Capital city - Central North Dakota
Pros
-Low crime
-Cost of living
-Capital-city amenities
Cons
-Low ethnic diversity
-Cold winters
-Entertainment

Local Listings in Bismarck, ND
 $289,900 
3700 Meridian Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1224 SqFt
 $289,900 
3700 Meridian Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1224 SqFt
 $289,900 
2953 Vancouver Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0 | 2400 SqFt
 $259,900 
1407 Portland Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2084 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Bismarck Metro Area

The name Bismarck comes from an attempt to attract German capital during late 19th century for railroad building and other enterprises. Located along the Missouri River near where Lewis and Clark made their famous winter camp, this capital is an agriculture and transportation center for the state. There is some energy industry and a strong health care presence, along with some manufacturing led by construction equipment maker Bobcat. The downtown and the area along the Missouri River are clean and pleasant but plain and quiet with lots of parks and attractive waterfront areas. The suburbs spread east from the Missouri River. Bismarck has among the lowest cost of living and crime rates for a capital city.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: North Dakota
County: Burleigh County
Metro Area: Bismarck Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Bismarck
Zip Codes: 58501 58503 58504 58505
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1697 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bismarck is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bismarck jobs have increased by 2.53%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bismarck's cost of living is 7.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Bismarck's Cost of Living

VOTING
Burleigh county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bismarck's population is 71,167 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 44.48%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bismarck is $270,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.88%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Bismarck

SCHOOLS
Bismarck public schools spend $12,316 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Bismarck. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Bismarck

It's a good time to buy in Bismarck. Home Appreciation is up 0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Bismarck Real Estate or Find top agents in Bismarck

The median home price in Bismarck is $270,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Bismarck   13 Reviews
Depends on what you like - 1/2/2019
I have lived in a small town about 45 minutes away from Bismarck and then moved to University of Mary 5 years ago and have lived in Bismarck ever since. I am still at... Read More

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The recreation - 1/7/2016
What is fun about Bismarck much anything around to go too ? such as lakes parks good fishing and other things resorts and casinos... Read More

Living in Bismarck - 1/7/2016
Seeking some advice about living in Bismarck ND Such as the Cost of Housing and jobs and so forth as Recreation... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA
58501 58503 58504 58505

NEW LISTINGS IN BISMARCK ND
$289,900
3700 Meridian Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$289,900
2953 Vancouver Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0 |

$259,900
1407 Portland Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$309,900
7524 Viking Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$249,900
1320 Portland Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$318,900
3431 Thunderbird Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 4.0 |

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