West Fargo, ND
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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West Fargo, North Dakota Info Snack

Population
35,397
Unemployment
1.5%
Poverty
6.4%
Median Home
$241,000
Median Income
$85,120
Median Rent
$920

West Fargo SnackAbility

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

West Fargo, ND Crime Report

639
Total Crimes
1,674.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.41%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Fargo
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 639 1,674.0 2,261.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 55 144.1 284.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 4 10.5 23.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 110.0 200.6 250.2
Property Crime 584 1,530.0 1,977.0 2,109.9
Burglary 114 298.7 342.2 340.5
Larceny 417 1,092.5 1,399.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 53 138.8 235.2 219.9

West Fargo, ND Cost Of Living

99
West Fargo's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Fargo North Dakota National Average
Overall 99 95 100
Services 100 97 100
Groceries 108 106 100
Health 115 113 100
Housing 97 85 100
Transportation 99 104 100
Utilities 87 89 100

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Rankings for West Fargo in North Dakota

Map Of West Fargo, ND

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Population over time in West Fargo

Year Population % Change
2019 35,397 2.8%
2018 34,419 4.0%
2017 33,089 4.9%
2016 31,557 5.6%
2015 29,892 5.4%
2014 28,371 5.0%
2013 27,014 4.7%
2012 25,793 4.1%
2011 24,768 3.8%
2010 23,868 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Fargo

White
89.3% (31,595)
African American
3.2% (1,147)
American Indian
0.3% (113)
Asian
2.5% (868)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (936)
Hispanic
2.1% (738)
Race West Fargo ND USA
White 89.3% 84.4% 60.7%
African American 3.2% 2.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 5.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.1% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in West Fargo

Female
50.2% (17,771)
Male
49.8% (17,626)
Gender West Fargo ND USA
Female 50.2% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 51.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Fargo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,061)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (707)
High School / GED
17.0% (6,017)
Some College
22.0% (7,787)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (4,601)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (10,619)
Master's Degree
10.0% (3,539)
Professional Degree
2.0% (707)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (353)
Education West Fargo ND USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Fargo, North Dakota

Less than $10,000
1.8% (62,916)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (101,024)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (184,913)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (205,118)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.9% (315,861)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (633,002)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.6% (694,384)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (683,898)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (253,201)
$200,000 or more
11.5% (405,377)
Income West Fargo ND USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 8.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.9% 12.1% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 17.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.6% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 17.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 6.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 11.5% 5.9% 7.7%

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