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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 $62,820 in 2019, the latest figures available. Fargo median household income is $1,757 lower than the median North Dakota household income and $2,892 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Fargo median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Fargo are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fargo North Dakota

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
North Dakota $64,577 -0.64% -0.07%
Fargo $62,820 -5.18% -1.74%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Fargo is $62,820. Real median household income peaked in 2018 at $66,252 and is now $3,432 (5.18%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2019 $65,712 $64,577 $62,820
2018 $63,059 $64,994 $66,252
2017 $62,927 $64,498 $66,073
2016 $61,383 $64,621 $63,931
2015 $60,187 $65,348 $60,485
2014 $58,001 $63,808 $58,228
2013 $57,437 $61,294 $57,119
2012 $57,307 $59,777 $57,479
2011 $57,531 $58,901 $59,686
2010 $58,809 $57,192 $58,858
2009 $59,988 $57,129 $54,329

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Fargo Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fargo was $90,408 in 2019. Compared to the median North Dakota family income, Fargo median family income is $3,353 higher. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Fargo North Dakota

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
North Dakota $87,055 -0.81% +2.75%
Fargo $90,408 +1.67% +7.23%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $90,408, the median family income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Median Family Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2019 $80,944 $87,055 $90,408
2018 $77,786 $87,767 $88,920
2017 $77,064 $85,384 $87,753
2016 $75,707 $84,728 $84,315
2015 $73,660 $85,943 $83,929
2014 $71,246 $81,311 $78,825
2013 $70,386 $81,175 $78,413
2012 $69,752 $78,728 $81,201
2011 $70,009 $76,239 $78,986
2010 $71,221 $76,624 $81,637
2009 $72,962 $75,858 $76,711

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Fargo Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fargo was $36,283 in 2019. Compared to the median North Dakota per capita income, Fargo median per capita income is $328 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fargo North Dakota

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
North Dakota $36,611 +3.19% +3.08%
Fargo $36,283 -3.49% +5.99%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Fargo is $36,283. Real per capita income peaked in 2018 at $37,595 and is now $1,312 (3.49%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2019 $35,672 $36,611 $36,283
2018 $34,444 $35,480 $37,595
2017 $33,788 $35,503 $35,257
2016 $33,163 $35,518 $34,233
2015 $32,351 $36,758 $34,084
2014 $31,228 $35,748 $33,765
2013 $30,982 $33,918 $31,191
2012 $30,476 $34,354 $32,293
2011 $30,425 $31,960 $32,601
2010 $30,622 $30,577 $31,784
2009 $31,545 $31,910 $30,284

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