Fargo, North Dakota

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Fargo
Fargo, North Dakota
The skyline o dountoun Fargo as seen frae Main Avenue, facin north.
The skyline o dountoun Fargo as seen frae Main Avenue, facin north.
Offeecial seal o Fargo
Seal
Motto(s): 
Gateway tae the West
Fargo's location in North Dakota
Fargo's location in North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°52′38″N 96°47′22″W / 46.87722°N 96.78944°W / 46.87722; -96.78944Coordinates: 46°52′38″N 96°47′22″W / 46.87722°N 96.78944°W / 46.87722; -96.78944
KintraUnitit States
StateNorth Dakota
CoontyCass
Foondit1871
Govrenment
 • MayorTim Mahoney
Area
 • Ceety126.44 km2 (48.82 sq mi)
 • Land126.44 km2 (48.82 sq mi)
 • Water0 km2 (0 sq mi)
Elevation
274 m (904 ft)
Population
 • Ceety105,549
 • Estimate 
(2014)[3]
115,863
 • RankUS: 235t
 • Density850.4/km2 (2,202.5/sq mi)
 • Urban
176,676 (US: 194t)
 • Metro
228,291 (US: 195t)
 • Demonym
Fargoan
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
58102-58109, 58121-58122, 58124-58126
Aurie code(s)701
FIPS code38-25700
GNIS featur ID1028945[4]
HeichwaysI-29, I-94, I-94 Bus., US 10, US 52, US 81, US 81 Bus., ND 294
WabsteidCeety o Fargo

Fargo is the lairgest ceety in the State o North Dakota, accoontin for nearly 16% o the state population.[5]

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Fargo has two sister cities:

Norawa Hamar, Norawa
Swaden Vimmerby, Swaden

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 21, 2015. 
  4. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. Based on 2010 census numbers. 105,549 (Fargo pop.) / 672,591 (ND pop.) = 15.7%