WELCOME TO THE METRO AREA
Nothing You'd Expect.
Everything You're Looking For.
The metro area combines urban excitement with small-town friendliness, reliability, and safety. Maybe that’s why it keeps turning up on "best-of" lists for everything from livability to low stress to high satisfaction.
Fargo is North Dakota's largest city with a population of just under 120,000.
West Fargo, one of the state's fastest-growing communities, has a population of nearly 35,000.
Moorhead, just across the Red River in Minnesota, is a community of over 42,000 residents.
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COST OF LIVING
High Quality of Life
The benefits of living in Fargo-Moorhead far outweigh the costs; however, it is helpful to be armed with good data. Find out how much it costs to live here compared to other metro areas with this cost-of-living calculator.
Summer Average 82°
Winter Average 23.4°
Is it as cold here as they say it is? YES! But with that unspeakable cold, we get unforgettable beauty and lots of fun. Summers are hot, sunny, and all-around gorgeous. Fall is crisp, brilliant, and a little shorter than we’d like. And spring? You will never be happier to see it.