2018 North Dakota Average Federal Income Taxes Paid

The average taxpayer in North Dakota paid $12,216 in federal income taxes in 2018. That's $2,194 less than the national average. See where that money went.

North Dakota
Health $3,618.58
* Includes $1,571.96 for Medicaid
* Includes $1,389.05 for Medicare
* Includes $134.16 for National Institutes of Health
* Includes $69.81 for Children's Health Insurance Program
Pentagon & Military $2,929.76
* Includes $1,470.34 for Military Contractors
* Includes $589.05 for Military Personnel
* Includes $194.57 for Lockheed Martin
* Includes $86.17 for Boeing
* Includes $84.50 for Nuclear Weapons & Related
Interest on Debt $1,927.35
Unemployment and Labor $856.17
* Includes $236.87 for Earned Income Tax Credit*
* Includes $66.31 for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
* Includes $13.83 for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Veterans $718.85
* Includes $342.10 for Income Support
* Includes $304.55 for Veterans Health Administration
Food and Agriculture $484.04
* Includes $276.67 for SNAP (food stamps)
* Includes $92.21 for School Lunch & other food programs
Government $453.88
* Includes $85.99 for Immigration & Border Control
* Includes $65.66 for Internal Revenue Service
* Includes $27.65 for Federal Prisons
Housing and Community $418.37
* Includes $105.03 for Disaster Relief
* Includes $27.77 for Flood Insurance
* Includes $25.36 for Homeless Assistance Grants
* Includes $8.30 for Public Housing
Education $273.49
* Includes $185.49 for College Financial Aid
* Includes $86.06 for K-12 Education
Energy and Environment $159.15
* Includes $31.79 for Environmental Protection Agency
* Includes $18.98 for Managing Wildfires
* Includes $6.95 for Renewable energy & energy efficiency
International Affairs $155.46
* Includes $103.94 for State Department
* Includes $43.33 for Foreign Aid
Science $127.32
* Includes $77.18 for NASA
* Includes $28.68 for National Science Foundation
Transportation $93.58
* Includes $40.38 for U.S. Coast Guard
* Includes $20.73 for Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TOTAL $12,216
US AVERAGE $14,411

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Numbers may not add up due to rounding
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