Living in Moorhead, MN

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

Moorhead, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
42,939
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$194,600
Median Income
$60,315
Median Rent
$885

Moorhead SnackAbility

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

Moorhead, MN Crime Report

1,085
Total Crimes
2,485.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.35%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Moorhead
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,085 2,485.3 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 61 139.7 236.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 10 22.9 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 96.2 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,024 2,345.6 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 131 300.1 282.4 340.5
Larceny 815 1,866.8 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 78 178.7 198.9 219.9

Moorhead, MN Cost Of Living

96
Moorhead's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Moorhead Minnesota National Average
Overall 96 104 100
Services 100 109 100
Groceries 108 106 100
Health 115 110 100
Housing 87 100 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 87 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
2019 42,939 1.3%
2018 42,395 1.4%
2017 41,801 1.2%
2016 41,321 0.9%
2015 40,935 4.8%
2014 39,053 1.1%
2013 38,609 1.4%
2012 38,091 2.0%
2011 37,358 1.7%
2010 36,721 -

Race / Ethnicity in Moorhead

White
85.1% (36,526)
African American
5.1% (2,192)
American Indian
1.5% (631)
Asian
1.7% (734)
Hawaiian
0.1% (48)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.0% (870)
Hispanic
4.5% (1,938)
Race Moorhead MN USA
White 85.1% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 5.1% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.5% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Moorhead

Female
50.8% (21,823)
Male
49.2% (21,116)
Gender Moorhead MN USA
Female 50.8% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moorhead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,288)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,288)
High School / GED
21.0% (9,017)
Some College
21.0% (9,017)
Associate's Degree
15.0% (6,440)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (11,593)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,435)
Professional Degree
1.0% (429)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (429)
Education Moorhead MN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 15.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Moorhead, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
5.9% (253,807)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (259,273)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.7% (415,983)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (338,930)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (493,557)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (880,646)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (609,658)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.0% (686,190)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (228,036)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (127,814)
Income Moorhead MN USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.7% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.0% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 7.8% 7.7%

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