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Devils Lake ranks the poorest of North Dakota towns, study finds

Devils Lake was ranked the poorest town in North Dakota in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

North Dakota ranks 47th in hospital safety analysis

North Dakota finished in a tie for 47th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

Rolette County ranks the poorest of North Dakota counties, study finds

Rolette County was ranked the poorest county in North Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Analysis: Williams County has fastest growing local economy in North Dakota

Williams County was ranked the top-performing local economy in North Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Sanford Health rated top employer in North Dakota, study finds

Sanford Health employs 14,487 workers in North Dakota, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

North Dakota ranks 10th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

North Dakota finished 10th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

North Dakota finishes 15th on best state ranking

North Dakota was ranked the 15th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Sioux County residents is highest in North Dakota

Sioux County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in North Dakota, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in North Dakota is 19th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for North Dakota ranks 19th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: North Dakota ranks 4th lowest on state cigarette taxes

Add Teaser hereThe state cigarette taxes charged in North Dakota ranked 47th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in North Dakota ranks 15th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in North Dakota ranked 15th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

North Dakota posts 28th lowest property tax rate in new national study

North Dakota ranked 28th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: McKenzie County has fastest growing local economy in North Dakota

McKenzie County was ranked the top-performing local economy in North Dakota in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in North Dakota rank 2nd highesto n federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in North Dakota ranked second in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

North Dakota ranks 36th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

North Dakota finished 36th in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: North Dakota ranks 4th least reliant on federal aid

North Dakota finished 47th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Analysis: North Dakota ranks 14th best on unemployment insurances taxes

North Dakota finished 14th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly unemployment insurance tax structures.

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