Living in Moorhead, MN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Moorhead SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Moorhead, MN Crime Report

1,085
Total Crimes
2,485.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.24%
Below National Average

Moorhead, MN Cost Of Living

96
Moorhead's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Moorhead, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
42,395
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
15.0%
Median Home
$181,900
Median Income
$60,677
Median Rent
$839

Moorhead, MN Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Moorhead in Minnesota

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Map Of Moorhead, MN

Population over time in Moorhead

Year Population % Change
2017 42,395 1.4%
2016 41,801 1.2%
2015 41,321 0.9%
2014 40,935 4.8%
2013 39,053 1.1%
2012 38,609 1.4%
2011 38,091 2.0%
2010 37,358 1.7%
2009 36,721 -
Crime/100k Moorhead MN USA
Violent Crime 139.7 220.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 22.9 52.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 96.2 122.2 246.8
Property Crime 2345.6 1993.8 2199.5
Burglary 300.1 288.4 376.0
Larceny 1866.8 1524.8 1594.6
Car Theft 178.7 180.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Moorhead

White
85.9% (36,400)
African American
4.2% (1,766)
American Indian
1.3% (554)
Asian
1.3% (560)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (13)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,088)
Hispanic
4.8% (2,014)
Race Moorhead MN USA
White 85.9% 80.3% 61.1%
African American 4.2% 6.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 1.0% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 4.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Moorhead, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
6.2% (264,190)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (290,423)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.0% (381,578)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (384,228)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (452,329)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (828,344)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (670,412)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.0% (634,904)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (210,133)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (122,953)
Income Moorhead MN USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 4.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 3.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.0% 7.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 14.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.0% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 7.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 7.1% 7.0%

Gender in Moorhead

Female
50.8% (21,553)
Male
49.2% (20,842)
Gender Moorhead MN USA
Female 50.8% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moorhead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (847)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,271)
High School / GED
23.0% (9,750)
Some College
20.0% (8,479)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (6,359)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (11,446)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,391)
Professional Degree
1.0% (423)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (423)
Education Moorhead MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 23.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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