Moorhead is a city located in Clay County, Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 44,753, it is the 21st largest city in Minnesota and the 875th largest city in the United States. Moorhead is currently growing at a rate of 1.59% annually and its population has increased by 17.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 38,065 in 2010. Spanning over 22 miles, Moorhead has a population density of 2,010 people per square mile.
The average household income in Moorhead is $71,687 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $839 per month, and the median house value is $181,900. The median age in Moorhead is 29.9 years, 29.6 years for males, and 30.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.7 males.