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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 $63,353 in 2017, the latest figures available. Fargo median household income is $1,510 higher than the median North Dakota household income and $3,017 greater than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Fargo median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Fargo are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Fargo North Dakota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
North Dakota $61,843 -0.19% +1.08%
Fargo $63,353 +3.35% +13.47%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Household Income since 2005

At $63,353, the median household income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2017 $60,336 $61,843 $63,353
2016 $58,856 $61,961 $61,300
2015 $57,709 $62,657 $57,995
2014 $55,613 $61,181 $55,831
2013 $55,072 $58,770 $54,767
2012 $54,948 $57,316 $55,112
2011 $55,162 $56,475 $57,228
2010 $56,388 $54,837 $56,435
2009 $57,519 $54,777 $52,092
2008 $59,382 $52,141 $53,108
2007 $60,135 $51,854 $52,800
2006 $59,051 $51,090 $56,293

Fargo Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Fargo was $84,140 in 2017. Compared to the median North Dakota family income, Fargo median family income is $2,271 higher. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Fargo North Dakota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
North Dakota $81,869 +0.77% +5.01%
Fargo $84,140 +4.08% +11.33%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $84,140, the median family income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2017 $73,891 $81,869 $84,140
2016 $72,591 $81,241 $80,844
2015 $70,627 $82,404 $80,473
2014 $68,313 $77,963 $75,579
2013 $67,488 $77,832 $75,184
2012 $66,880 $75,487 $77,858
2011 $67,126 $73,100 $75,733
2010 $68,289 $73,470 $78,276
2009 $69,958 $72,735 $73,553
2008 $72,321 $69,745 $72,931
2007 $72,500 $69,719 $77,028
2006 $71,330 $67,502 $75,962

Fargo Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Fargo was $33,806 in 2017. Compared to the median North Dakota per capita income, Fargo median per capita income is $235 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Fargo will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Fargo North Dakota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
North Dakota $34,041 -0.04% -0.69%
Fargo $33,806 +2.99% +4.42%

Trends in Fargo, ND Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $33,806, the per capita income for Fargo was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: Fargo, North Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Fargo

Date US North Dakota Fargo
2017 $32,397 $34,041 $33,806
2016 $31,798 $34,056 $32,824
2015 $31,019 $35,244 $32,680
2014 $29,942 $34,277 $32,375
2013 $29,706 $32,521 $29,906
2012 $29,221 $32,940 $30,963
2011 $29,173 $30,644 $31,259
2010 $29,361 $29,318 $30,475
2009 $30,246 $30,596 $29,037
2008 $31,488 $30,090 $30,422
2007 $31,629 $28,594 $29,719
2006 $30,795 $27,567 $30,864