Moorhead, MN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Moorhead, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
43,409
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
16.2%
Median Home
$200,300
Median Income
$61,220
Median Rent
$880

Moorhead SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Moorhead, MN Crime Report

1,492
Total Crimes
3,380.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.11%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Moorhead
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,492 3,380.8 2,402.4 2,346.0
Violent Crime 189 428.3 277.5 387.8
Murder 3 6.8 3.4 6.5
Robbery 16 36.3 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 126 285.5 166.5 279.7
Property Crime 1,303 2,952.5 2,124.9 1,958.2
Burglary 290 657.1 307.0 314.2
Larceny 869 1,969.1 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 144 326.3 250.0 246.0

Moorhead, MN Cost Of Living

97
Moorhead's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Moorhead Minnesota National Average
Overall 97 104 100
Services 98 106 100
Groceries 106 102 100
Health 117 113 100
Housing 88 101 100
Transportation 97 102 100
Utilities 88 98 100

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Rankings for Moorhead in Minnesota

Map Of Moorhead, MN

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Population over time in Moorhead

Year Population % Change
2020 43,409 2.4%
2019 42,395 1.4%
2018 41,801 1.2%
2017 41,321 0.9%
2016 40,935 4.8%
2015 39,053 1.1%
2014 38,609 1.4%
2013 38,091 2.0%
2012 37,358 1.7%
2011 36,721 -

Race / Ethnicity in Moorhead

White
84.3% (36,592)
African American
5.1% (2,225)
American Indian
1.4% (612)
Asian
1.8% (787)
Hawaiian
0.2% (100)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,101)
Hispanic
4.6% (1,992)
Race Moorhead MN USA
White 84.3% 79.0% 60.1%
African American 5.1% 6.3% 12.2%
American Indian 1.4% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 1.8% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.5% 18.2%

Gender in Moorhead

Female
51.1% (22,188)
Male
48.9% (21,221)
Gender Moorhead MN USA
Female 51.1% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moorhead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (434)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,302)
High School / GED
21.0% (9,115)
Some College
22.0% (9,549)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (6,945)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (11,286)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,472)
Professional Degree
1.0% (434)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (868)
Education Moorhead MN USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Moorhead, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
6.0% (262,035)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (235,935)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (431,040)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (341,886)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (527,947)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (813,498)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (584,023)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.4% (797,476)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (217,587)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (129,467)
Income Moorhead MN USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 7.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 7.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 11.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.4% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 8.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 8.5% 8.3%

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