west fargo Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 493 3.3 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,630 24.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 4,206 28.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,846 32.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,719 11.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,090 94.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 5,317 35.7 % 35.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,371 - -
19 years old and under 8,136 28.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 11,055 39.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 6,637 23.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,543 9.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 24,207 96.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 330 1.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 520 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,464 25.0 % 33.2 %
Married 6,346 64.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 114 1.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 932 9.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,642 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,125 95.6 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 517 4.4 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,836 50.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,939 16.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 216 1.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 218 1.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 448 3.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 632 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,803 15.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 550 4.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,863 16.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 914 7.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,269 19.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 679 5.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 610 5.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 183 1.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,702 40.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 125 1.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 5,874 50.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 173 1.5 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 80 0.7 % 0.4 %
None 171 1.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 25,781 93.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,065 3.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 269 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 507 1.8 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 92 0.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 69,104 53,657
Median Family Income 80,054 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 32,129 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 72.5 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.78 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 6.22
    [CDD] 1.67
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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