Living in Fergus Falls, MN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Fergus Falls, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
13,707
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$132,300
Median Income
$43,528
Median Rent
$653

Fergus Falls SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Fergus Falls, MN Crime Report

660
Total Crimes
4,748.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
91.72%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fergus Falls
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 660 4,748.2 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 47 338.1 236.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 4 28.8 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 33 237.4 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 613 4,410.1 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 60 431.7 282.4 340.5
Larceny 527 3,791.4 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 26 187.1 198.9 219.9

Fergus Falls, MN Cost Of Living

89
Fergus Falls's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Fergus Falls Minnesota National Average
Overall 89 104 100
Services 100 109 100
Groceries 108 106 100
Health 115 110 100
Housing 64 100 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 87 98 100

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Rankings for Fergus Falls in Minnesota

Map Of Fergus Falls, MN

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Population over time in Fergus Falls

Year Population % Change
2019 13,707 0.4%
2018 13,647 0.3%
2017 13,606 2.2%
2016 13,310 0.3%
2015 13,266 0.4%
2014 13,215 -0.0%
2013 13,216 -0.0%
2012 13,220 -0.3%
2011 13,258 -0.7%
2010 13,353 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fergus Falls

White
91.5% (12,543)
African American
2.0% (274)
American Indian
0.9% (125)
Asian
0.8% (111)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (197)
Hispanic
3.3% (457)
Race Fergus Falls MN USA
White 91.5% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.3% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Fergus Falls

Female
54.0% (7,398)
Male
46.0% (6,309)
Gender Fergus Falls MN USA
Female 54.0% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fergus Falls for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (274)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (685)
High School / GED
27.0% (3,700)
Some College
21.0% (2,878)
Associate's Degree
17.0% (2,330)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (2,741)
Master's Degree
5.0% (685)
Professional Degree
2.0% (274)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (137)
Education Fergus Falls MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 17.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
7.0% (95,305)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (81,565)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (195,845)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (192,792)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (181,233)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (222,888)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (174,908)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (131,072)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (51,687)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (43,400)
Income Fergus Falls MN USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 7.8% 7.7%

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