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Fordville, North Dakota
L.B. Hartz Grocery
L.B. Hartz Grocery
Location of Fordville, North Dakota
Location of Fordville, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Walsh
Founded 1905
Area
 • Total 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,145 ft (349 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 212
 • Estimate 
(2019)
198
 • Density 195.65/sq mi (75.57/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58231
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-27060
GNIS feature ID 1029001
Fordville, North Dakota

Fordville is a city in Walsh County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 212 at the 2010 census. Fordville was founded in 1905.

Geography

Fordville is located at 48°13′1″N 97°47′36″W / 48.21694°N 97.79333°W / 48.21694; -97.79333 (48.216936, −97.793307).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.01 square miles (2.62 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 320
1930 442 38.1%
1940 439 −0.7%
1950 376 −14.4%
1960 367 −2.4%
1970 361 −1.6%
1980 326 −9.7%
1990 299 −8.3%
2000 266 −11.0%
2010 212 −20.3%
2019 (est.) 198 −6.6%
U.S. Decennial Census
2018 Estimate

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 212 people, 101 households, and 53 families living in the city. The population density was 209.9 inhabitants per square mile (81.0/km2). There were 121 housing units at an average density of 119.8 per square mile (46.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.3% White, 0.5% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 2.8% from other races, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.5% of the population.

There were 101 households, of which 25.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.6% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 47.5% were non-families. 44.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 21.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.10 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the city was 44.5 years. 21.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 21.3% were from 25 to 44; 27.3% were from 45 to 64; and 22.6% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.5% male and 50.5% female.

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