Grand Forks, ND : What you need to know

Grand Forks Air Force Base plays a major part in the diverse economy that residents of Grand Forks enjoy. Education, defense, health care and research industries all represent key job providers in the city. The University of North Dakota draws visitors and provides local businesses with a young customer base. The Red River and Lake Agassiz provide opportunities to fish, swim and boat. The North Dakota Museum of Art and the Chester Fritz Auditorium are the city’s largest cultural venues.


Grand Forks, ND City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 54944
Latest Population Increase 98.52
Median age 28.5
Median Household Income $54944
Median Home Price $163800
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Grand Forks
-1 °C
Humidity : 99%
Wind : 0 km/h
7 °C
Monday
7 °C
Tuesday
2 °C
Wednesday

Grand Forks, ND Rankings

Grand Forks, ND Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 50.9%
  Population Women 49.1%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 0.4
In Grand Forks

 
163% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In Grand Forks

Median Population

Median age 28.5
Age 18 Over 81.2
Age 21 Over 70.4
Age 62 Over 13.6
Age 65 Over 10.8

Race

  Ethnicity White 88%
  Ethnicity Black 2.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.7%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 3.1%
  Ethnicity Other 0.9%

Economics

  Median Household Income 46149
  Median Home Price 163800
  Homes Owned 54.8
  Homes Rent 45.2
  Median Property Rent 761

Language

  English Only 93.4
  English Other 6.6
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 12.9 MINUTES
in Grand Forks

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of Grand Forks

Commute Types

  Walked 3.7
  Worked at Home 3.4
  Public Transportation 1.2
  Other Means 1.5
  Drove Alone 82.1
  Carpooled 8

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