Fargo, North Dakota 

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Population

118,099

+15.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$46,311

Median Home Price

$222,800

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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.

Fargo, ND 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: 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 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cass county remained Republican, 49.5% to 46.8%. 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 Real Estate: $222,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.0%.

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

It's a good time to buy in Fargo. Home Appreciation is up 1.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fargo is $222,800.

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Reviews for Fargo   32 Reviews
At least it’s cheap.. - 4/30/2021
Grew up in Fargo/Northern MN area and was there 29 years. It’s cheap to live, tons of things to do in the summer. But 3-6 months of the year you more than likely will... Read More

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Moved from Minneapolis 9 years ago, not leaving - 12/16/2020
Grew up in south Minneapolis and headed 3 hours west to Fargo. Why did I want to leave the Twin Cities area? Found a great job. Nicer apartment for less money. Nice... Read More
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Not your stereotypical North Dakota city - 12/15/2020
Not your typical North Dakota town. Fargo is on the Minnesota border and Cass County makes up 1/4 of the entire states population. It is the urban center and much more... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA
58103 58104 58102 58105

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