Grand Forks, ND
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Grand Forks, North Dakota Info Snack

Population
56,588
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
17.9%
Median Home
$209,800
Median Income
$50,194
Median Rent
$817

Grand Forks SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Grand Forks, ND Crime Report

1,479
Total Crimes
2,633.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
12.25%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Forks
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,479 2,633.4 2,453.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 164 292.0 329.0 387.8
Murder 4 7.1 4.2 6.5
Robbery 14 24.9 19.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 112 199.4 253.4 279.7
Property Crime 1,315 2,341.4 2,124.1 1,958.2
Burglary 210 373.9 417.6 314.2
Larceny 988 1,759.2 1,435.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 117 208.3 271.0 246.0

Grand Forks, ND Cost Of Living

92
Grand Forks's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Forks North Dakota National Average
Overall 92 97 100
Services 86 98 100
Groceries 95 105 100
Health 108 113 100
Housing 92 84 100
Transportation 101 104 100
Utilities 96 92 100

Grand Forks, ND Photos

Fema   Photograph By Brenda Riskey Taken On  In North Dakota
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Red River Flood Grand Forks
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Rankings for Grand Forks in North Dakota

Map Of Grand Forks, ND

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Population over time in Grand Forks

Year Population % Change
2020 56,588 0.1%
2019 56,556 0.6%
2018 56,236 0.7%
2017 55,831 1.6%
2016 54,944 1.6%
2015 54,095 1.5%
2014 53,315 1.0%
2013 52,773 0.7%
2012 52,403 0.2%
2011 52,294 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Forks

White
82.2% (46,500)
African American
3.9% (2,226)
American Indian
2.7% (1,516)
Asian
3.3% (1,892)
Hawaiian
0.6% (360)
Other
0.4% (219)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,407)
Hispanic
4.4% (2,468)
Race Grand Forks ND USA
White 82.2% 83.7% 60.1%
African American 3.9% 3.1% 12.2%
American Indian 2.7% 4.9% 0.6%
Asian 3.3% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.4% 4.0% 18.2%

Gender in Grand Forks

Female
47.8% (27,028)
Male
52.2% (29,560)
Gender Grand Forks ND USA
Female 47.8% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 51.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grand Forks for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,131)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,697)
High School / GED
21.0% (11,883)
Some College
22.0% (12,449)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (7,922)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (14,147)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,527)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,131)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,697)
Education Grand Forks ND USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Grand Forks, North Dakota

Less than $10,000
9.3% (524,393)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (295,890)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (571,587)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (661,583)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (763,213)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (908,963)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (698,899)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.1% (797,017)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (234,210)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (203,040)
Income Grand Forks ND USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 8.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 8.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 11.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.1% 17.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 6.0% 8.3%

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