Moorhead, Minnesota 

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Population

41,801

+13.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$49,514

Median Home Price

$192,700

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Best Places to Live in Moorhead, Minnesota

Small city - Extreme eastern North Dakota at the Minnesota border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Moorhead, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Moorhead, MN Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town element
Cool summers
Educated population
Cons
Cold winters
Isolation
Low ethnic diversity


What Bert Has To Say About Fargo Metro Area

Fargo, the largest city in North Dakota, lies alongside the Red River in the southeast part of the state near the Minnesota border. Located along east-west I-94, it is an agricultural, commercial, and transportation center with the strongest economy in the state. Fargo is home to North Dakota State University, while Moorhead, Minnesota, across the river, has Moorhead State and Concordia College. The well-preserved downtown district is classic mid-America with a mix of modern buildings and clean older brick structures. Waterfront areas along the Red River contain well-kept parks. The area is known for being friendly and having a strong community feel, and has a strong Scandinavian influence.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Minnesota
County: Clay County
Metro Area: Fargo Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Moorhead
Zip Codes: 56560
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 899 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Moorhead is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Moorhead jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Moorhead's cost of living is 10.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Moorhead's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Clay county flipped Democratic, 50.7% to 46.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Moorhead's population is 41,801 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Moorhead is Real Estate: $192,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.3%.

SCHOOLS
Moorhead public schools spend $10,791 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Moorhead. More Education



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Housing Market in Moorhead

It's a good time to buy in Moorhead. Home Appreciation is up 2.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Moorhead is $192,700.

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Reviews for Moorhead   1 Reviews
What do they say when nothing gets fixed - 7/3/2020
The place has broken sidewalks all over that are unsafe to walk on. The roads are terrible and the people in power are clueless. Crime in government is usually when... Read More

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