I once again argue that the unemployment rate in North Dakota is too low.
Income is an important part of the picture, but so are expenses and the cost of living. I take a look at some housing related expense numbers for 2017 in North Dakota to see what happens in the different counties.
I recently wrote about the net migration experience in North Dakota counties. I continue looking at the demographic developments in North Dakota with natural increase.
With population gains in the last year I take a look at net migration for North Dakota and look at how that was distributed across counties in the state.
The Census Bureau released the 2018 population estimates. Here is my first take on the county level estimates for North Dakota.