Grand Forks, ND Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,830 housing units in Grand Forks. This represents a 6.3% growth from 19,589 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 20,751 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 79 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Grand Forks is about 50.5%. Grand Forks's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.5%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Grand Forks were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom18.90%
Two Bedrooms36%
Three Bedrooms25.60%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$96,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$113,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$470

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage9.60%
Home Equity Loan13.10%
Simple Mortgage47.90%
Debt Free28.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%