West Fargo, North Dakota Population 2018

West Fargo, North Dakota's estimated population is 35,708 according to the most recent United States census estimates. West Fargo, North Dakota is the 5th largest city in North Dakota based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2296.60 people/mi² (886.72 people/km²), with a household density of 317.91 people/km² (823.38 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33.4 years, 33.4 years for males, and 33.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 12,802 households in the city, with an average size of 2.55 people per household. The vacancy rate was 3.5%, with a median rent of $770/month. The median house has 6.2 rooms, and has a value of $190,400.

The median income for households in West Fargo, North Dakota is $71,516, while the mean household income is $84,689. The per capita income is $33,489, and 4.9% of families and 6.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 8.4% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 5.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,7089692.79%
201634,7391,2583.76%
201533,4811,8035.69%
201431,6781,8216.10%
201329,8572,2358.09%
201227,6221,0313.88%
201126,5916642.56%
201025,92710,98773.54%
200014,9402,65321.59%
199012,2872,18821.67%
198010,0994,93895.68%
19705,1611,86156.39%
19603,3000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,181
Black or African American813
Asian617
Two or More Races567
American Indian and Alaska Native379
Some Other Race
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

West Fargo Nd Population Pyramid 2018

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West Fargo Nd Median Age

33.4


Total

33.4


Male

33.4


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 26,210 adults in West Fargo Nd.

West Fargo Nd Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

West Fargo Nd Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
6.2
Houses Without Mortgage
1,802
Houses With Mortgage
6,498
Vacancy Rate
3.5
Median Rent
770
Median Home Value
190,400
Renter-Occupied Units
4,056
Owner-Occupied Units
8,300
Total Housing Units
12,802

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in West Fargo Nd for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 1% and the labor force participation rate is 78.6%.

West Fargo Nd Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.55
Average Family Size
3.04
Total Households
12356
Married Couple Households
6654
Male Householder (no wife) Families
499
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1321
Non Family Households
3882
Total Families
8474
Households With Own Children
4370
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.1
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

West Fargo Nd Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
313
$10,000 to $14,999
303
$15,000 to $24,999
989
$25,000 to $34,999
979
$35,000 to $49,999
1,453
$50,000 to $74,999
2,570
$75,000 to $99,999
2,176
$100,000 to $149,999
2,129
$150,000 to $199,999
666
Over $200,000
778

West Fargo Nd Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

West Fargo Nd

North Dakota

$71,516

$59,114

$84,689

$78,828

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West Fargo Nd Education Data

West Fargo Nd Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
3961.93%
9th to 12th Grade
4912.39%
High School Graduate
3,93719.18%
Some College
4,70122.90%
Associates Degree
3,50117.05%
Bachelors Degree
5,25425.59%
Graduate Degree
2,25110.96%