Living in Grand Forks, ND

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

Grand Forks, North Dakota Info Snack

Population
56,500
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$210,300
Median Income
$50,076
Median Rent
$811

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

1,588
Total Crimes
2,763.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
11.59%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Forks
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,588 2,763.7 2,261.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 166 288.9 284.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 23 40.0 23.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 118 205.4 200.6 250.2
Property Crime 1,422 2,474.8 1,977.0 2,109.9
Burglary 218 379.4 342.2 340.5
Larceny 1,101 1,916.1 1,399.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 103 179.3 235.2 219.9

Grand Forks, ND Cost Of Living

93
Grand Forks's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Grand Forks North Dakota National Average
Overall 93 95 100
Services 91 97 100
Groceries 101 106 100
Health 108 113 100
Housing 90 85 100
Transportation 99 104 100
Utilities 91 89 100

Grand Forks, ND Photos

Fema   Photograph By Brenda Riskey Taken On  In North Dakota
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Downtown Grand Forksc Nd Circa
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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
2019 56,500 -0.1%
2018 56,556 0.6%
2017 56,236 0.7%
2016 55,831 1.6%
2015 54,944 1.6%
2014 54,095 1.5%
2013 53,315 1.0%
2012 52,773 0.7%
2011 52,403 0.2%
2010 52,294 -

Race / Ethnicity in Grand Forks

White
82.7% (46,712)
African American
4.0% (2,264)
American Indian
2.6% (1,480)
Asian
3.3% (1,859)
Hawaiian
0.6% (345)
Other
0.4% (231)
Two Or More
2.1% (1,165)
Hispanic
4.3% (2,444)
Race Grand Forks ND USA
White 82.7% 84.4% 60.7%
African American 4.0% 2.9% 12.3%
American Indian 2.6% 5.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Grand Forks

Female
48.0% (27,143)
Male
52.0% (29,357)
Gender Grand Forks ND USA
Female 48.0% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 51.2% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,694)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,695)
High School / GED
22.0% (12,430)
Some College
23.0% (12,995)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (7,345)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (12,995)
Master's Degree
8.0% (4,520)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,130)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,695)
Education Grand Forks ND USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 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
9.6% (539,837)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (300,256)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (651,597)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (617,466)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (711,826)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (877,124)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (682,381)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (808,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (253,188)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (207,458)
Income Grand Forks ND USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 8.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 12.1% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 17.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 17.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 6.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 5.9% 7.7%

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