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

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

Population
36,406
Unemployment
1.2%
Poverty
6.5%
Median Home
$241,800
Median Income
$87,674
Median Rent
$957

West Fargo SnackAbility

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

West Fargo, ND Crime Report

785
Total Crimes
2,035.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-13.23%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Fargo
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 785 2,035.7 2,453.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 55 142.6 329.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.2 6.5
Robbery 4 10.4 19.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 36 93.4 253.4 279.7
Property Crime 730 1,893.1 2,124.1 1,958.2
Burglary 184 477.2 417.6 314.2
Larceny 483 1,252.6 1,435.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 63 163.4 271.0 246.0

West Fargo, ND Cost Of Living

98
West Fargo's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Fargo North Dakota National Average
Overall 98 97 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 109 105 100
Health 116 113 100
Housing 98 84 100
Transportation 101 104 100
Utilities 86 92 100

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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
2020 36,406 5.8%
2019 34,419 4.0%
2018 33,089 4.9%
2017 31,557 5.6%
2016 29,892 5.4%
2015 28,371 5.0%
2014 27,014 4.7%
2013 25,793 4.1%
2012 24,768 3.8%
2011 23,868 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Fargo

White
90.1% (32,796)
African American
2.6% (951)
American Indian
0.1% (39)
Asian
1.9% (683)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (1,299)
Hispanic
1.8% (638)
Race West Fargo ND USA
White 90.1% 83.7% 60.1%
African American 2.6% 3.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 4.9% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.8% 4.0% 18.2%

Gender in West Fargo

Female
49.8% (18,147)
Male
50.2% (18,258)
Gender West Fargo ND USA
Female 49.8% 48.8% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 51.2% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-364)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,092)
High School / GED
18.0% (6,553)
Some College
22.0% (8,009)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (5,096)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (10,921)
Master's Degree
11.0% (4,004)
Professional Degree
2.0% (728)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (364)
Education West Fargo ND USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 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
2.2% (78,462)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (102,544)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.4% (159,514)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.5% (127,922)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (337,413)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (628,216)
$75,000 to $99,999
20.3% (739,565)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.7% (717,295)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.5% (309,706)
$200,000 or more
12.1% (439,958)
Income West Fargo ND USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.4% 8.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.5% 8.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 11.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 20.3% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.7% 17.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.5% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 12.1% 6.0% 8.3%

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