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Introduction

Fargo Moorhead’s business environment is evolving rapidly, adding new expertise, facilities and capacity every day. Businesses here are benefiting from world-class education and research, unique advanced facilities, strong industry-university partnerships, sophisticated business infrastructure, and hardworking, skilled and productive employees. Our companies are growing, competing globally and profiting in a community that is fully engaged in deliberate, cooperative and business-focused planning and execution.

251,060

Population

154,337

Total Regional Employment

$66.8K

Avg. Earnings Per Job

$18.3B

Gross Regional Product

Population

Population grew by 15,331 over the last 5 years and is projected to grow by 19,544 over the next 5 years.

Industry & Employment

The top three industry employers in 2020 are Healthcare, Restaurants and Retail, and Manufacturing.

Jobs

From 2015 to 2020, jobs declined by 0.8% in Fargo from 151,035 to 149,776 vs. the national growth rate of 0.0%.

Job Postings

Long & Short Term Trends

Largest Industries

A national and regional comparison of Fargo-Moorhead economy's top industries.