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North Dakota Family Farms

North Dakota Family Farms

Passed down through generations, the majority of North Dakota's farms are family owned and operated.

North Dakota Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

1,268 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 27,578 | 90.69%
Corporation: 707 | 2.32%
Partnership: 2,124 | 6.98%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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