West Fargo, ND
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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West Fargo ND General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Demographics||West Fargo||North Dakota|
|Population, 2013 estimate ||29,878||723,393|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||25,830||672,591|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||15.7%||7.6%|
|Population, 2010 ||25,830||672,591|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||8.7%||6.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||26.9%||22.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||7.8%||14.5%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||50.4%||49.5% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||93.5%||90.0%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.0%||1.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.0%||5.4%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.4%||1.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||1.8%||1.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||1.8%||2.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||92.3%||88.9% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||84.8%||82.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||5.4%||2.7%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||7.8%||5.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||94.1%||90.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||33.8%||27.2%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||1,898||53,157|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||16.6||16.9|
|Housing units, 2010 ||10,760||317,498|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||68.4%||66.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||27.6%||25.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$156,700||$132,400|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||10,861||287,270|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.48||2.31|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$30,965||$29,732|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$68,360||$53,741|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||7.5%||11.9%|
|Business Attributes||West Fargo||North Dakota|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||2,235||61,546|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||1.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||0.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||F||0.5%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||28.0%||24.8% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||D||11,349,799|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||165,111||13,099,348|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||269,100||10,527,300|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$11,676||$16,495|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||19,810||1,214,201|
|Geographic Attributes||West Fargo||North Dakota|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||14.44||69,000.80|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,788.9||9.7|
|FIPS Code ||84780||38|
|Counties ||Cass County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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