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Places With The Best Housing In North Dakota 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Williston, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,902
  • Williston is a place that I've called home for many years and plan to call it home for many more. Too many things have been said about growth and yet this city still breaks all of the odds. To have it's
81
  • West Fargo, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,557
  • What I like most about West Fargo is the atmosphere, I think it has to be the most inclusive and friendliest if any towns I’ve ever lived. The community itself is also extremely diverse, with the added
75
  • Fargo, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 115,950
  • Fargo is more of a cultural town, and there are more art museums and crafts fairs. The Red River Zoo is a fun attraction and has lots of cool interactions with some of the animals. The Fargo Theater is
78
  • Valley City, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,615
77
  • Devils Lake, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,299
71
  • Jamestown, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,441
  • I've been living in Jamestown for 8 years and have fallen in love with the small-town feel and nice neighbors and friendly suburban neighborhoods. I and my kids have enjoyed the parks, shops and
69
  • Mandan, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,613
  • I recently moved out of Mandan, ND, and I found it to be a nice town to live in for a while. Mandan, ND is located across the river from New Brunswick, and so it is one of the few placed in North Dakota
69
  • Grand Forks, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,831
  • I have lived in Grand Forks, ND, for nearly two years. One of the first things that will impress visitors to the city is its remote location. One almost has to want to go to Grand Forks to get here. That
71
  • Dickinson, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,985
  • I experienced great memories while living in Dickinson North Dakota. The city is a suburb in Stark County. Dickinson North Dakota is close to Billings. My family and I experienced a multitude of
70
  • Bismarck, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 68,981
  • I live in Bismarck North Dakota and love it all that the city has to offer from the zoo to the restaurants. I moved here because, I wanted to live in a city that offers a little bit of everything for me
69
  • Wahpeton, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,844
65
  • Minot, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,338
  • While Minot, ND might be cold most of the winter, there are some positive things about living in the city. I have lived here for two years. I moved to be closer to my father so that I could take care of
55
  • Minot AFB, ND
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,964
  • The base itself feels very safe with little crime. It has a library, a gas station, a commissary, a store, a couple little restaurants, and a small clinic. There isn't very much to do around here

Housing is one of the most important factors when deciding where to live in North Dakota. Housing prices continue to rise, but there are still some deals to be had. When searching for a new home, you want to ensure that home prices in that area are appreciating, but you also need to ensure that the home prices will fit within you budget. AreaVibes used science and data to create a list of the best cities in North Dakota to buy a new home with a population over 5,000 people.

The cities listed above have been chosen as the best places to buy a new home in North Dakota as they have seen high appreciation rates combined with a solid income to home price affordability ratio. High appreciation rates are a good indicator that the home will continue to increase in value, while the affordability ratio ensure that homes in that area are affordable based on the median household income to home price ratio.

To further narrow your search results for the best places to purchase a new home in North Dakota, you can use the filters. Start by selecting cities and/or neighborhoods, city size based on population, categories (amenities, crime, cost of living, education, employment and weather) as well as home/rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your budget.