Fargo, North Dakota 

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Population

118,099

+15.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

1.9%

Median Income

$46,311

Median Home Price

$222,800

Best Places to Live in Fargo, North Dakota

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

Pros
College-town element
Cool summers
Educated population
Cons
Cold winters
Isolation
Low ethnic diversity
 $299,400 
2915 Prairie Farms Cir S
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 3410 SqFt
 $339,900 
3051 Prairie Farms Cir S
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3227 SqFt
 $244,300 
7347 24th St S
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2163 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: North Dakota
County: Cass County
Metro Area: Fargo Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Fargo
Zip Codes: 58103 58104 58102 58105
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 899 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fargo is 1.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Fargo jobs have decreased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fargo's cost of living is 8.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fargo's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Fargo, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cass county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fargo's population is 118,099 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 15.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fargo is $222,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fargo public schools spend $12,975 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Fargo. More Education



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Housing Market in Fargo

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Reviews for Fargo   28 Reviews
Great place for a fresh start, but that's it - 9/3/2020
I've lived here for several years and have no regrets coming here, but this place isn't for everyone. When I first moved to Fargo I was several thousand dollars in... Read More
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FARGO a place to live. - 8/28/2020
I seriously didn't know what to expect when I moved to Fargo. Here in Fargo the cost of living isn't as bad as the rest of the country. There are efficiency apartments... Read More

Pack a pistol - 7/3/2020
People here used to be nice and so on. Now good luck. This place one needs a gun with them 24... Read More


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58103 58104 58102 58105

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