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/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

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Fargo, North Dakota Info Snack

Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for nearly 16% of the state population. Fargo is also the county seat of Cass County. According to the 2016 United States Census estimates, its population was 120,762, making it the 229th-most populous city in the United States. Fargo, along with its twin city of Moorhead, Minnesota, as well as the adjacent cities of West Fargo, North Dakota and Dilworth, Minnesota, form the core of the Fargo-Moorhead, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area, which in 2016 contained a population of 238,124. In 2014, Forbes magazine ranked Fargo as the fourth fastest-growing small city in the United States.
Population
120,209
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
13.0%
Median Home
$199,700
Median Income
$53,309
Median Rent
$796

1 Reviews & Comments About Fargo

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

Jamie Smith

i live in fargo, ND and i can tell you we have a s******d of drunks.

Rankings for Fargo in North Dakota

Best Places Around Fargo

1

Moorhead, MN
Population 42,395

2

Horace, ND
Population 2,660

3

Casselton, ND
Population 2,508

4

West Fargo, ND
Population 34,419

5

Hillsboro, ND
Population 1,610

6

Wahpeton, ND
Population 7,792

7

Detroit Lakes, MN
Population 9,134

8

Mayville, ND
Population 1,813

Map Of Fargo, ND

Population over time in Fargo

Year Population % Change
2017 120,209 1.8%
2016 118,099 1.9%
2015 115,950 2.2%
2014 113,464 2.5%
2013 110,725 2.2%
2012 108,371 2.2%
2011 106,005 1.7%
2010 104,193 1.6%
2009 102,527 -
Crime/100k Fargo ND USA
Violent Crime 417.9 280.6 368.9
Murder 4.0 2.4 5.0
Robbery 50.4 20.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 279.4 205.2 246.8
Property Crime 3147.2 2040.2 2199.5
Burglary 556.4 358.4 376.0
Larceny 2343.4 1448.3 1594.6
Car Theft 247.4 233.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Fargo

White
83.6% (100,536)
African American
6.1% (7,317)
American Indian
1.1% (1,284)
Asian
3.7% (4,469)
Hawaiian
0.0% (32)
Other
0.1% (130)
Two Or More
2.5% (3,037)
Hispanic
2.8% (3,404)
Race Fargo ND USA
White 83.6% 85.0% 61.1%
African American 6.1% 2.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 5.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 3.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Fargo, North Dakota

Less than $10,000
5.9% (714,373)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (623,584)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (1,259,109)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (1,270,148)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (1,731,303)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (2,173,760)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (1,622,942)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (1,495,656)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (508,915)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (621,106)
Income Fargo ND USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 573.6% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 420.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 819.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 886.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 1268.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 1811.6% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 1430.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 1646.5% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 588.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 555.2% 697.9%

Gender in Fargo

Female
49.4% (59,439)
Male
50.6% (60,769)
Gender Fargo ND USA
Female 49.4% 48.7% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 51.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fargo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (3,606)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,606)
High School / GED
20.0% (24,041)
Some College
20.0% (24,041)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (16,829)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (33,658)
Master's Degree
8.0% (9,616)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,404)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,404)
Education Fargo ND USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 5.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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