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Fargo North Dakota Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Fargo North Dakota metro area was $60,009 in 2016, the latest figures available. Fargo median household income is $647 lower than the median North Dakota household income and $2,392 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Fargo median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Fargo are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fargo North Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
North Dakota $60,656 -1.09% +5.57%
Fargo $60,009 +5.73% +12.08%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $60,009, the median household income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2016 $57,617 $60,656 $60,009
2015 $56,480 $61,322 $56,759
2014 $54,398 $59,844 $54,611
2013 $53,838 $57,454 $53,541
2012 $53,701 $56,015 $53,862
2011 $53,879 $55,161 $55,896
2010 $55,093 $53,578 $55,139
2009 $56,180 $53,502 $50,880
2008 $58,000 $50,928 $51,872
2007 $58,736 $50,648 $51,572
2006 $57,677 $49,901 $54,983
2005 $56,832 $50,426 $54,209

Fargo Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fargo was $79,142 in 2016. Compared to the median North Dakota family income, Fargo median family income is $388 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Fargo North Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
North Dakota $79,530 -1.39% +4.52%
Fargo $79,142 +0.49% +7.67%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $79,142, the median family income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2016 $71,062 $79,530 $79,142
2015 $69,122 $80,648 $78,759
2014 $66,820 $76,260 $73,928
2013 $65,977 $76,089 $73,501
2012 $65,363 $73,774 $76,092
2011 $65,564 $71,399 $73,971
2010 $66,721 $71,782 $76,479
2009 $68,329 $71,042 $71,841
2008 $70,638 $68,122 $71,233
2007 $70,813 $68,097 $75,236
2006 $69,670 $65,931 $74,195
2005 $68,618 $65,264 $73,430

Fargo Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fargo was $32,133 in 2016. Compared to the median North Dakota per capita income, Fargo median per capita income is $1,206 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fargo North Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
North Dakota $33,339 -3.35% +4.86%
Fargo $32,133 +0.47% +9.91%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $32,133, the per capita income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2016 $31,128 $33,339 $32,133
2015 $30,358 $34,493 $31,984
2014 $29,288 $33,528 $31,667
2013 $29,041 $31,793 $29,237
2012 $28,558 $32,193 $30,261
2011 $28,494 $29,931 $30,532
2010 $28,687 $28,645 $29,776
2009 $29,542 $29,884 $28,361
2008 $30,755 $29,390 $29,714
2007 $30,894 $27,929 $29,028
2006 $30,078 $26,926 $30,146
2005 $30,768 $28,426 $30,613