Devils Lake is a somewhat small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 7,320 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Devils Lake is the 11th largest community in North Dakota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Devils Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Devils Lake is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Devils Lake who work in sales jobs (11.50%), maintenance occupations (11.11%), and food service (8.65%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.05 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, Devils Lake is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.30% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Devils Lake in 2018 was $30,997, which is middle income relative to North Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,988 for a family of four. However, Devils Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Devils Lake is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Devils Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Devils Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Devils Lake include German, Norwegian, French, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Devils Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.