Minot, North Dakota Houses for Sale

Minot is located in the north-central part of North Dakota and a city and seat of Ward County. It sits at the south of the Canadian border and northwest of Bismarck along the Souris River. It was settled as a tent town in 1886 for the construction of the Great Northern Railway and the area was named in honor of the Eastern railroad investor, Henry David Minot. The area’s spectacular growth at the start of the 20th century and has earned its nickname “the Magic City.” At present, the city is a regional transport, trade, education, commerce, and health center. Minot’s area has been the leading producer of barley, wheat, oil, rye, canola, flaxseed, and sunflowers were grown and produced. With the establishment of the Minot Air For Base became a primary economic factor; and that business and financial services, telemarketing, and agricultural processing are also an important economic activity.

Minot, ND Prices for Houses for Sale

300,287 +12%
250,900 +6%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Minot Homes for Purchase

118 -6%
112 +5%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

31 -15%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 83  
Police Civilians 27  
Total Arrests 823 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,029 (2020)
CrimeScore 25.42  
National Rank 2854th  
Statewide Rank 7th  

Local Statistics

Population 47,428 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,067 (-2.01%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 3
Arson 5
Assault Offenses 408
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 146
Counterfeiting/Forgery 51
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 172
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 472
Embezzlement 10
Extortion/Blackmail 2
Fraud Offenses 208
Homicide Offenses 8
Human Trafficking 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 8
Larceny/Theft Offenses 504
Motor Vehicle Theft 153
Pornography/Obscene Material 17
Robbery 9
Sex Offenses 75
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 1
Stolen Property Offenses 42
Weapon Law Violations 44

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