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Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area


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2022 population: 258,663   ( 49,886 from 2010)
Land area: 2810.1 square miles
Population density: 92.0 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:215,896 83.47% 14.3%
Black:16,5016.38% 293.2%
Indian:3,6281.40% 49.6%
Asian:7,1252.75% 61.0%
2+ races:5,9222.29% 68.4%
Hispanic:9,5913.71% 89.1%
Total non-White:42,76716.53% 115.9%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:7,347 14.7
Deaths:4,4068.8
Net Migration: 4,7869.6
Net Immigration: 1,0852.2
Change in White population:26,932 12.9
Change in Non-White pop.:22,954 11.0



Historical Presidential Election Results for Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area



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YearTurnout WinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes Diff
(US)
PUSV
2020 60% Donald Trump* (R) 57,662 48.7% Joe Biden (D) 56,668 47.9% 3,962 [+] 3.3% 118,292 2 0.07%
2016 61% Donald Trump (R) 53,359 48.4% Hillary Clinton (D) 44,332 40.2% 12,528 [+] 11.4% 110,219 3 0.08%
2012 61% Barack Obama* (D) 49,920 48.6% Mitt Romney (R) 49,775 48.4% 3,046 [+] 3.0% 102,741 1 0.08%
2008 65% Barack Obama (D) 54,288 53.7% John McCain (R) 44,544 44.1% 2,261 [+] 2.2% 101,093 -2 0.08%
2004 65% George W. Bush* (R) 53,984 57.2% John Kerry (D) 38,999 41.3% 1,465 [+] 1.6% 94,448 6 0.08%
2000 62% George W. Bush (R) 45,248 54.9% Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 31,579 38.3% 5,526 [+] 6.7% 82,353 7 0.08%
1996 57% Robert Dole (R) 33,002 46.0% Bill Clinton* (D) 32,169 44.8% 6,619 [+] 9.2% 71,790 5 0.07%
1992 65% George Bush* (R) 34,978 45.7% Bill Clinton (D) 27,922 36.5% 13,694 [+] 17.9% 76,594 8 0.07%
1988 63% George Bush (R) 37,079 52.3% Michael Dukakis (D) 33,293 47.0% 470 [+] 0.7% 70,842 -1 0.08%
1984 65% Ronald Reagan* (R) 40,786 58.6% Walter Mondale (D) 28,348 40.7% 473 0.7% 69,607 0 0.08%
1980 65% Ronald Reagan (R) 34,333 51.9% Jimmy Carter* (D) 22,502 34.0% 9,293 [+] 14.1% 66,128 1 0.08%
1976 71% Gerald Ford* (R) 32,900 52.1% Jimmy Carter (D) 28,755 45.6% 1,464 [+] 2.3% 63,119 4 0.08%
1972 67% Richard Nixon* (R) 32,859 57.9% George McGovern (D) 23,149 40.8% 698 [+] 1.2% 56,706 -3 0.07%
1968 63% Richard Nixon (R) 23,150 52.8% Hubert Humphrey (D) 18,806 42.9% 1,875 [+] 4.3% 43,831 9 0.06%
1964 68% Lyndon Johnson* (D) 25,835 57.5% Barry Goldwater (R) 19,057 42.4% 62 0.1% 44,954 4 0.06%
1960 72% Richard Nixon (R) 25,776 57.0% John Kennedy (D) 19,454 43.0% 25 0.1% 45,255 7 0.07%
1956 64% Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 23,715 59.8% Adlai Stevenson (D) 15,878 40.1% 32 0.1% 39,625 2 0.06%
1952 68% Dwight Eisenhower (R) 25,272 63.9% Adlai Stevenson (D) 14,229 36.0% 77 0.2% 39,578 9 0.06%
1948 61% Harry Truman* (D) 16,561 50.2% Thomas Dewey (R) 15,732 47.7% 688 [+] 2.1% 32,981 3 0.07%
1944 60% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 15,620 50.6% Thomas Dewey (R) 15,053 48.8% 168 0.5% 30,841 3 0.06%
1940 73% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,206 51.5% Wendell Willkie (R) 17,017 48.1% 156 0.4% 35,379 3 0.07%
1936 72% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,682 59.7% Alf Landon (R) 10,512 33.6% 2,097 [+] 6.7% 31,291 -3 0.07%
1932 70% Franklin Roosevelt (D) 17,032 58.4% Herbert Hoover* (R) 11,493 39.4% 633 [+] 2.2% 29,158 0 0.07%
1928 71% Herbert Hoover (R) 17,537 64.6% Al Smith (D) 9,443 34.8% 150 [+] 0.6% 27,130 6 0.07%
1924 60% Calvin Coolidge (R) 12,987 59.1% Robert LaFollette (Prog) 7,126 32.5% 1,844 [+] 8.4% 21,957 5 0.08%
1920 60% Warren Harding (R) 15,678 75.7% James Cox (D) 4,152 20.0% 879 [+] 4.2% 20,709 15 0.08%
1916 29% Woodrow Wilson* (D) 5,019 49.8% Charles Evans Hughes (R) 4,642 46.0% 423 [+] 4.2% 10,084 0 0.05%
1912 25% Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 2,969 36.8% Woodrow Wilson (D) 2,756 34.1% 2,346 [+] 29.1% 8,071 0 0.05%
1908 31% William Taft (R) 5,538 61.2% William J. Bryan (D) 3,125 34.5% 388 [+] 4.3% 9,051 10 0.06%
1904 27% Theodore Roosevelt (R) 5,943 79.5% Alton Parker (D) 997 13.3% 537 [+] 7.2% 7,477 23 0.06%
1900 33% William McKinley* (R) 5,388 63.3% William J. Bryan (D) 2,801 32.9% 318 [+] 3.7% 8,507 12 0.06%
* incumbent         PSV: percent of state vote



2020 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Joe Biden (D) 56,668 47.9%
Donald Trump* (R) 57,662 48.7%
Jo Jorgensen (Lbt) 2,905 2.5%
Other 1,057 0.9%
TOTAL 118,292
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): 2


2016 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Hillary Clinton (D) 44,332 40.2%
Donald Trump (R) 53,359 48.4%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 7,571 6.9%
Jill Stein (Grn) 1,625 1.5%
Evan McMullin (I) 424 0.4%
Other 2,908 2.6%
TOTAL 110,219
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): 3


2012 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama* (D) 49,920 48.6%
Mitt Romney (R) 49,775 48.4%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 1,700 1.7%
Other 1,346 1.3%
TOTAL 102,741
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): 1


2008 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama (D) 54,288 53.7%
John McCain (R) 44,544 44.1%
Ralph Nader (I) 1,058 1.0%
Bob Barr (Lbt) 361 0.4%
Other 842 0.8%
TOTAL 101,093
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): -2


2004 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush* (R) 53,984 57.2%
John Kerry (D) 38,999 41.3%
Ralph Nader (I) 933 1.0%
Other 532 0.6%
TOTAL 94,448
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 6


2000 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush (R) 45,248 54.9%
Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 31,579 38.3%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 3,523 4.3%
Pat Buchanan (Ref) 1,528 1.9%
Other 475 0.6%
TOTAL 82,353
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): 7


1996 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton* (D) 32,169 44.8%
Robert Dole (R) 33,002 46.0%
Ross Perot (Ref) 5,849 8.1%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 160 0.2%
Harry Browne (Lbt) 277 0.4%
Other 333 0.5%
TOTAL 71,790
Turnout: 57% Diff (US): 5


1992 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton (D) 27,922 36.5%
George Bush* (R) 34,978 45.7%
Ross Perot (I) 13,348 17.4%
Other 346 0.5%
TOTAL 76,594
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 8


1988 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
George Bush (R) 37,079 52.3%
Michael Dukakis (D) 33,293 47.0%
Ron Paul (Lbt) 225 0.3%
Other 245 0.3%
TOTAL 70,842
Turnout: 63% Diff (US): -1


1984 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan* (R) 40,786 58.6%
Walter Mondale (D) 28,348 40.7%
Other 473 0.7%
TOTAL 69,607
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 0


1980 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan (R) 34,333 51.9%
Jimmy Carter* (D) 22,502 34.0%
John Anderson (I) 8,194 12.4%
Edward Clark (Lbt) 700 1.1%
Other 399 0.6%
TOTAL 66,128
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 1


1976 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Jimmy Carter (D) 28,755 45.6%
Gerald Ford* (R) 32,900 52.1%
Eugene McCarthy (I) 917 1.5%
Other 547 0.9%
TOTAL 63,119
Turnout: 71% Diff (US): 4


1972 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon* (R) 32,859 57.9%
George McGovern (D) 23,149 40.8%
John Schmitz (Amer) 557 1.0%
Other 141 0.2%
TOTAL 56,706
Turnout: 67% Diff (US): -3


1968 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon (R) 23,150 52.8%
Hubert Humphrey (D) 18,806 42.9%
George Wallace (AIP) 1,807 4.1%
Other 68 0.2%
TOTAL 43,831
Turnout: 63% Diff (US): 9


1964 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Lyndon Johnson* (D) 25,835 57.5%
Barry Goldwater (R) 19,057 42.4%
Other 62 0.1%
TOTAL 44,954
Turnout: 68% Diff (US): 4


1960 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
John Kennedy (D) 19,454 43.0%
Richard Nixon (R) 25,776 57.0%
Other 25 0.1%
TOTAL 45,255
Turnout: 72% Diff (US): 7


1956 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 23,715 59.8%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 15,878 40.1%
Other 32 0.1%
TOTAL 39,625
Turnout: 64% Diff (US): 2


1952 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower (R) 25,272 63.9%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 14,229 36.0%
Other 77 0.2%
TOTAL 39,578
Turnout: 68% Diff (US): 9


1948 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Harry Truman* (D) 16,561 50.2%
Thomas Dewey (R) 15,732 47.7%
Strom Thurmond (StsRts) 35 0.1%
Henry Wallace (Prog) 545 1.7%
Other 108 0.3%
TOTAL 32,981
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): 3


1944 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 15,620 50.6%
Thomas Dewey (R) 15,053 48.8%
Other 168 0.5%
TOTAL 30,841
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): 3


1940 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,206 51.5%
Wendell Willkie (R) 17,017 48.1%
Other 156 0.4%
TOTAL 35,379
Turnout: 73% Diff (US): 3


1936 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 18,682 59.7%
Alf Landon (R) 10,512 33.6%
William Lemke (Union) 1,964 6.3%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 94 0.3%
Other 39 0.1%
TOTAL 31,291
Turnout: 72% Diff (US): -3


1932 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt (D) 17,032 58.4%
Herbert Hoover* (R) 11,493 39.4%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 544 1.9%
Other 89 0.3%
TOTAL 29,158
Turnout: 70% Diff (US): 0


1928 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Herbert Hoover (R) 17,537 64.6%
Al Smith (D) 9,443 34.8%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 80 0.3%
Other 70 0.3%
TOTAL 27,130
Turnout: 71% Diff (US): 6


1924 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Calvin Coolidge (R) 12,987 59.1%
John Davis (D) 1,791 8.2%
Robert LaFollette (Prog) 7,126 32.5%
Other 53 0.2%
TOTAL 21,957
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): 5


1920 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Warren Harding (R) 15,678 75.7%
James Cox (D) 4,152 20.0%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 675 3.3%
Aaron Watkins (Proh) 126 0.6%
Other 78 0.4%
TOTAL 20,709
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): 15


1916 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson* (D) 5,019 49.8%
Charles Evans Hughes (R) 4,642 46.0%
Allan Benson (Soc) 261 2.6%
James Hanly (Proh) 157 1.6%
Other 5 0.0%
TOTAL 10,084
Turnout: 29% Diff (US): 0


1912 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson (D) 2,756 34.1%
Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 2,969 36.8%
William Taft* (R) 1,865 23.1%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 333 4.1%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 135 1.7%
Other 13 0.2%
TOTAL 8,071
Turnout: 25% Diff (US): 0


1908 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
William Taft (R) 5,538 61.2%
William J. Bryan (D) 3,125 34.5%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 162 1.8%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 217 2.4%
Thomas Hisgen (I) 9 0.1%
TOTAL 9,051
Turnout: 31% Diff (US): 10


1904 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
Theodore Roosevelt (R) 5,943 79.5%
Alton Parker (D) 997 13.3%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 260 3.5%
Silas Swallow (Proh) 236 3.2%
Thomas Watson (Pop) 35 0.5%
Other 6 0.1%
TOTAL 7,477
Turnout: 27% Diff (US): 23


1900 President, Fargo, ND-MN Metro Area
CandidateVotesPct
William McKinley* (R) 5,388 63.3%
William J. Bryan (D) 2,801 32.9%
John Woolley (Proh) 206 2.4%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 104 1.2%
Other 8 0.1%
TOTAL 8,507
Turnout: 33% Diff (US): 12
* incumbent