North Dakota Financial Snapshot
- Nickname: The Peace Garden State
- Population: 760,077
- Capital: Bismarck
- Website: ND.gov
In terms of population, North Dakota is one of the smallest states in the country, with just 736,671 people who called it home in 2019. About 10% of the population fell below the federal poverty line ($25,465 for a family of four in 2019). That is better than the national poverty rate of 11.8% and is the 11th lowest in the country.
The 2018 median household income in North Dakota was $63,837, which was slightly higher than the nationwide average of $61,937.
Consumer Protection in North Dakota
How to Report a Lender in North Dakota
Borrowers can file a complaint against a lender with the North Dakota Department of Financial Institutions (DFI), which regulates deferred presentment service providers (you can find the form here).