About North Dakota

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North Dakota is a very large, yet sparsely populated, state that’s located in the Upper Midwestern region of the United States. Its population has actually barely changed over the past century, even though the urban-to-rural ratio has dramatically shifted over the years. As of now, one-sixth of the people in North Dakota live in the city of Fargo and that number is constantly growing.

The state has a strong economy with great job growth, low housing vacancies, and unemployment that’s lower than the national average. Much of this growth has been credited to the development of the Bakken oil shale fields in the western part of the state. People from all around the country are traveling to North Dakota, where there’s a surplus of well-paying jobs due to the oil boom. Not only is North Dakota the number two oil producing state in the country, but it’s also had growth in the technology and service sectors.

While North Dakota may be most known now for its thriving oil industry, North Dakota’s earliest industries were actually agriculture and fur trading. Although less than ten percent of the state’s population is currently employed in the agricultural sector, it still remains a major part of the state’s economy. North Dakota is ranked 9th in the nation in terms of the value of the state’s crops and it’s 18th in terms of total value of agricultural products sold. 90 percent of North Dakota’s land area is dedicated to farms. The state has 27.5 million acres of cropland, making it the 3rd largest in the country.

If you’re looking for horse properties or horse farms in North Dakota, we encourage you to contact us or get in touch with one of our real estate agents. We look forward to hearing from you!

  North Dakota in Numbers :
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img Horse Population : Approximately 40,000
img Total Economic Impact: $ -- billion
img Capital : Bismarck
img Population : 636,677
img Land area : 68,976 sq. miles
img Counties: 53
img Highest Point : White Butte:  3,506 feet
img Lowest Point : Red River: 750 feet
img Geographic Center: Located in Mercer County
img 10 largest Cities:
 
  • Fargo: 90,672
  • Bismarck: 57,377
  • Grand Forks: 49,792
  • Minot: 34,984
  • West Fargo: 19,487
  • Mandan: 17,225
  • Dickinson: 15,666
  • Jamestown: 14,826
  • Williston: 12,193
  • Wahpeton: 8,220
 
$849,000
80 Acre Horse Property / Farmstead, newly updated 3 bed, 2 bath

Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, North Dakota


Gorgeous horse property/farmstead on 80 acres in a great location just west of Grand Forks Airport , a must see! Newly updated 3 bed, 2 bath with whirlpool tub on main floor bath. Hardwood throughout main level, excluding bathroom; heated tile. Finished basement includes 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, spacious laundry room, storage closet, and living room. There is a breezeway separating the house and attached 2 stall garage -- along with a 1 stall detached garage. Horse barn includes: 5, 10' x 12' matted horse stalls with heated 10' x 12' tack room, also offers plenty of room for storing hay. On the South side of the barn there is a 40' long x 10' wide lean-to with protected shelter included in an approx. 9 acre pasture with dry lot fenced off at the barn. Another horse lovers dream -- the property has a fenced in 200' X 100' outdoor riding arena. Over 1900 sq ft heated shop plumed with half bath, office space, and tool room. East side of building(60 feet) is non insulated Morton pole building. There is also a second Morton pole building, 70' X 54' -- great for riding horse inside or storing equipment. The farmstead has approx. 56 acres of alfalfa land with 4 dryer grain bins that both have income producing potential for leasing.

Salena Hollands , Greenberg Realty

80.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
2080 SQ FT
 
$299,000
7 plus Acres, barns, outbuildings, great hunting, Beautiful 4 bedroom, 2.5 baths

Dazey, Barnes County, North Dakota


Beautiful home located in Rural Dazey. 4 bedrooms 2.5 baths, Large open kitchen, 2 family rooms, Jack and Jill bath in Kids Bedroom, Master suite with large walk-in closet and jacuzzi tub. Dual heat furnace with heat pump. Full unfinished basement ready to finish to your desire. 7 plus acres with many mature trees including fruit trees, gardens. Barn, small shop and other out buildings. Country living with great hunting!

Jen Dockter , BluFrog Realty Inc.

7.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
2.5 BATHROOMS
2280 SQ FT

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