Bismarck is also known as a site on the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail and as the home of the Dakota Zoo. The city is the seat of Bismarck State (community) College (founded 1939) and the University of Mary (founded 1955).
Bismarck (/ˈbɪzmɑːrk/) is the capital of the U.S. state of North Dakota and the county seat of Burleigh County. It is the second-most populous city in North Dakota after Fargo . The city’s population was estimated in 2019 at 73,529, while its metropolitan population was 128,949.
Bismarck is in Burleigh County and is one of the best places to live in North Dakota . Living in Bismarck offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Bismarck there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. The public schools in Bismarck are above average.
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The oil- rich Bakken shale formation has made North Dakota the second-largest crude-producing state behind only Texas. The U.S. hit a milestone this year, producing more crude oil than any other country, and North Dakota is a big reason for that.
North Dakota is the forty-second richest state in the United States of America, with a per capita income of $17,769 (2000).
Folks in North Dakota tend to worry less about their safety than the rest of the country. Lower crime rates bolster the sense of security people possess in The Peace Garden State, especially in the state’s 10 safest cities . North Dakota’s property crime rate fell year over year, from 22.1 to 20.4 incidents per 1,000.
North Dakota’s largest industry is oil and gas, according to a recent survey by financial news website 24/7 Wall Street. In a recent examination of the top industries in each of the 50 states, the website found that the oil and gas industry contributes nearly 7 percent of North Dakota’s gross domestic product, or GDP.