ND

National Population : 333,590,059
North Dakota State Population : 709,318

About West Fargo, ND

West Fargo, ND is located in Cass County in the state of North Dakota.

The total City Population for West Fargo is about 37,058 with about 892 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 40,692.

The Average Home Value is $228,700.00, which is roughly 50% higher than the Average Home Value of $114,794.00 for the state of North Dakota, and roughly 17% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $81,616.00, which is roughly 23% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $62,553.00 for the state of North Dakota, and roughly 30% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Fargo is about 1.5%.

North Dakota is ranked #40 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 25.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Cass County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 5.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.53%
Democratic: 46.84%
Libertarian: 2.9%
Other: 0.73%


Nearby Locations

Fargo, ND (4.81 mi.)
North River, ND (4.81 mi.)
Reiles Acres, ND (4.81 mi.)
Briarwood, ND (6.31 mi.)
Frontier, ND (6.31 mi.)
Prairie Rose, ND (6.31 mi.)
Prosper, ND (7.60 mi.)
Durbin, ND (8.10 mi.)
Mapleton, ND (8.10 mi.)
Wild Rice, ND (11.81 mi.)
Horace, ND (11.81 mi.)
Oxbow, ND (11.81 mi.)
Hickson, ND (11.81 mi.)
Davenport, ND (14.21 mi.)
Casselton, ND (14.76 mi.)
Gardner, ND (16.15 mi.)
Harwood, ND (16.15 mi.)
Kindred, ND (17.13 mi.)
Argusville, ND (17.80 mi.)
Amenia, ND (18.96 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 58078
Latitude : 46.869862
Longitude : -96.936294
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 897 ft.
Area Code(s) : 701

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.50
Male Population Estimate : 32.13%
Female Population Estimate : 32.55%
Median Age : 32.7
Male Median Age : 32.6
Female Median Age : 32.9

White Population Estimate : 61.57%
Black Population Estimate : 1.60%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.16%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.19%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.10%
Other Population Estimate : 0.38%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Fargo specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cass County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cass County: About 309 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cass County is about 44% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 7% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.