Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Fargo is 237,003, a change of 8.57% when compared to 2014. With an area of 2,810.18 square miles, this works out to a population density of 84.34 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 97,987, with an average household size of 2.33.
Fargo's 2018 unemployment rate was 2.81%.
The average household income in Fargo for 2018 was $83,829, while the median was $62,832.

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Fargo Fertility Rate

4,154 estimated births

Fargo Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Fargo Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,473

Fargo Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $806

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Fargo Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area 218,290
2015 Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area 223,379
2016 Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area 228,254
2017 Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area 232,660
2018 Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area 237,003