Demographics – 2017 (ESRI)

The City of Moorhead is a small community located in the large Fargo-Moorhead metro area. The current population in the area is young, well-educated and at the peak of their working careers; this makes Fargo-Moorhead a prime location for a variety of industries. The current population in the metro area is over 200,000 people with the median age being 32.6 years old. Many of the community members living in Moorhead choose to live here because of the many opportunities that are available to residents. The City of Moorhead is home to over 40,000 people because of our schools, our neighborhoods, and our growing business opportunities.