Live, Work, Play in the Energy Capital of North Dakota

9 May 2023


“Don’t get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life,” - Dolly Parton. Encyclopedia Britannica defines ‘quality of life’ as “the degree to which an individual is healthy, comfortable, and able to participate in or enjoy life events. … It can refer both to the experience an individual has of his or her own life and to the living conditions in which individuals find themselves.” However optimistic your ideal ‘quality of life’ is, you can live it here in Beulah, where ordinary meets unique. 

Paychecks go further here because living costs less. Beulah’s rankings based on national average findings:

  • Housing is 39% less
  • Utilities are 6% less 
  • Disposable income is 10% more
  • Median Home Costs are 58% less

The amount of money saved by living in Beulah allows individuals and families to live an abundant life without monetary stressors. 

Live in Beulah

Beulah residents makeup a supportive, high moral character community. There are 14 churches to choose from for fellowship. In 2022 and 2023, Safewise named Beulah as one of the safest cities in North Dakota.

Education is a Beulah priority. Beulah School District #27 offers: 

Students wanting to remain local and expand their education can choose between:

Beulah also has a bustling retirement community. Whether you are considering retirement or relocation with retirees, Beulah offers a variety of lifestyles. It’s one of the few cities where children, parents, grandparents, and great grandparents can all enjoy and live comfortably. 

Work in Beulah 

With Beulah being the ‘Energy Capital of North Dakota,’ there is a long economic history in agriculture, mining, and power production that continues to forge forward. As a result, careers exist for individuals to earn a living beyond most other regions. Higher pay with lower living costs equals a better quality of life. Whether you’re relocating as an employee or a business owner, Beulah is ready to accept you and help you settle in just fine. 

Beulah’s workforce is inherently knowledgeable and dedicated to earning their pay. Employees understand the benefits of having a positive work ethic and teamwork. With the average commute being less than 10 minutes, employees are less stressed and more productive. These factors are win-wins for employees and employers alike.

Play in Beulah

The weather is often pleasant seven months of the year, leaving the other five months (when the weather is below freezing) for personal downtime to redecorate your home and inner family bonding. On average, sunny days range 205/365.

Whether you’re a foodie, outdoorsman, history buff, or shopaholic, Beulah has something for everyone to leisurely enjoy. Family fun ranges from the public library to various parks to Beulah Waterpark to Mercer County Fair every July. And for a fun, competitive date night, there is Molco Lanes where you can bowl your way into each other’s hearts, sing karaoke, or catch a comedy show. Other day or night adventures include:

With so many options in this city full of positive community spirit, there is never a dull moment in Beulah unless you want it to be.  

Live, Work, Play in Beulah

Above is a peek into the wonderful life you could live here in Beulah, North Dakota. If you are looking to relocate or expand your business, contact Beulah Job Development Authority and inquire. For individuals or families looking to start a new chapter in life’s journey, virtually explore the progressive city in the heart of coal country.