Latest Data (2018)
Population 7,080
Nationwide Rank 3897

Quick Facts

Watford City, North Dakota is the 3,897th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Watford City, North Dakota is a city.

Watford City, North Dakota is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Watford City had its largest population ever.

Watford City, North Dakota is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 98% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3887 Fort Myers Beach, Florida 7,102 8.3%
3888 Sausalito, California 7,100 -3.2%
3889 Salem, Illinois 7,097 -10.0%
3890 Pinson, Alabama 7,095 -0.9%
3891 Indiantown, Florida 7,091
3892 Marianna, Florida 7,091 13.7%
3893 Nibley, Utah 7,087 238.9%
3894 Crete, Nebraska 7,082 16.0%
3895 Flatwoods, Kentucky 7,082 -5.6%
3896 Orland Hills, Illinois 7,082 4.0%
3897 Watford City, North Dakota 7,080 396.4%
3898 Ville Platte, Louisiana 7,071 -17.4%
3899 Grove, Oklahoma 7,070 35.3%
3900 Roosevelt, Utah 7,070 65.6%
3901 Collinsville, Oklahoma 7,069 70.2%
3902 Trumann, Arkansas 7,069 2.2%
3903 Bonne Terre, Missouri 7,063 74.7%
3904 Mendota, Illinois 7,057 -3.0%
3905 Russellville, Kentucky 7,057 -1.3%
3906 Hudson Falls, New York 7,053 2.1%
3907 Keyport, New Jersey 7,053 -7.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
3683 Wahpeton 7,753 -9.4%
3825 Devils Lake 7,278 0.8%
3897 Watford City 7,080 396.4%
4135 Valley City 6,380 -5.9%
5260 Grafton 4,159 -7.6%
5549 Lincoln 3,779 117.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 7,080 3,897
2017 6,523 4,076
2016 6,390 4,106
2015 6,708 3,963
2014 4,206 5,183
2013 3,284 5,895
2012 2,482 6,772
2011 1,985 7,593
2010 1,744 8,089
2009 1,399 8,859
2008 1,364 8,941
2007 1,350 8,971
2006 1,330 9,011
2005 1,337 8,973
2004 1,327 8,996
2003 1,343 8,936
2002 1,382 8,820
2001 1,389 8,790
2000 1,426 8,681
1990 1,776 7,393