West Fargo Cass County, North Dakota

West Fargo: City in North Dakota, United States of America

About

West Fargo is a city located in the county of Cass in the U.S. state of North Dakota. Its population at the 2010 census was 25,830 and a population density of 1,755 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 38,194 inhabitants.

The city was created 96 years ago in 1925.

West Fargo Quick Facts

Population : 38,194 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Dakota (United States)
County : Cass County
Postal code : 58078
Phone Area Codes : 701
Area : 14.72 km2
Altitude : 896 feet / 273 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1926 (96 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:34:57 (26th May 2022)
Density : 2,595 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 32.37% (2010-2020)
West Fargo locator map
Location of West Fargo on North Dakota map.
West Fargo Main Avenue Srv road and 15th Street NW IMG 0749 image
West Fargo Main Avenue Srv road and 15th Street NW IMG 0749
West Fargo Main Avenue Srv road and 15th Street NW IMG 0749 image

Geography

West Fargo is located at 46°52'30"N 96°54'1"W (46.8749700, -96.9003600).

West Fargo map

Demographics

The population of West Fargo increased by 32.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,830 - census
2011 26,644 3.06% estimation process
2012 27,620 3.53% estimation process
2013 29,845 7.46% estimation process
2014 31,584 5.51% estimation process
2015 33,398 5.43% estimation process
2016 34,598 3.47% estimation process
2017 35,645 2.94% estimation process
2018 36,260 1.7% estimation process
2019 37,058 2.15% estimation process
2020 38,194 2.97% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,992
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 11,887
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,125
April 1, 2010 Population : 11,842
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.5%
People over 65 (%) : 17.4%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 75.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 14.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 18.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 61.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 333
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.5%

West Fargo zip code is 58078. County name: Cass, County fips: 38017

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $429,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,937
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,291
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,445
2015-2019 Households : 4,224
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.86
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 37.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,382
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 6,361
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 147,816
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,384
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $94,801
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $43,726
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,308
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 815
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 360
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 302
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 937
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 72
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,139
2010 population per square mile : 7,865.4
2010 land area in square miles : 1.51

People born in West Fargo (5)

People born in West Fargo, including theatre director and playwright Richard Maxwell, football coaches Tyler Roehl, professional baseball pitcher Matt Strahm, .

List

  • Andy Young (American professional baseball infielder born 1994) he was born in 10/05/1994
  • Zac Ista he was born in 07/04/1985

Schools in West Fargo

College & universities near West Fargo, ND

Code Name City ZIP
448026 The Salon Professional Academy-Fargo Fargo (ND) 58103
200013 Rasmussen College-North Dakota Fargo (ND) 58103-7196
456551 Josef's School of Hair Skin & Body-Fargo Fargo (ND) 58103
482246 Lynnes Welding Training Fargo (ND) 58102
200262 Moler Barber College Fargo (ND) 58103-1805

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near West Fargo, ND

Code Name Address Type
FAR Fargo 420 4th Street North RAIL
DLK Detroit Lakes 116 Pioneer Street RAIL
GFK Grand Forks 5555 DeMers Avenue RAIL

Post offices near West Fargo

Post Office Name City ZIP
West Farg Post Office West Fargo (ND) 58078

Other cities in Cass County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cass County , ND. (more)

City Name Population Title
Horace 3,128 City in Cass County, North Dakota, United States
Kindred 802 City in North Dakota, USA
Argusville 467 City in Cass County, North Dakota, United States
Harwood 370 City in North Dakota
Tower City 265 City in Barnes and Cass counties, North Dakota, USA
Frontier 212 City in Cass County, North Dakota, United States of America
Mapleton 191 City in Case County, North Dakota, United States
Wheatland 174 Census-designated place in Cass County, North Dakota
Grandin 171 City in Cass County, North Dakota, United States
Warren 144 Township in Cass County, North Dakota
Davenport 133 City in North Dakota
Erie 105 Unincorporated community in North Dakota
Amenia 103 Township in Cass County, North Dakota
Gardner 103 City in North Dakota, United States
Leonard 102 City in North Dakota, United States
Arthur 83 City in North Dakota, United States

Distance to Other Cities

West Fargo distances to largest North Dakota cities