West Fargo, ND Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,854 housing units in West Fargo. This represents a 28% growth from 4,574 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,813 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 41 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Fargo is about 68.3%. West Fargo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.59 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Fargo were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms27.50%
Three Bedrooms35.30%
Four Bedrooms20.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$97,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$288

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage9.70%
Home Equity Loan12.30%
Simple Mortgage60.50%
Debt Free17%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%