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If you live here or have recently visited, you know Fargo Moorhead is a diverse, family-friendly community with something for everyone.

A vibrant downtown with excellent restaurants and plenty of nightlife along with safe, friendly neighborhoods and excellent schools top the list of what’s to love. We have a wide variety of great jobs, and we enjoy easy and quick commutes.

Looking for even more great info on living in the area? Check out LiveInFargo.

And if you’d like to virtually tour the area, go to our FMAreaTour.

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Community Profile

Clean air and water, great schools, short drive times, friendly people and a strong sense of community make this a great place live and raise your family.  

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With one of the best K-12 and higher education system in the nation, education is where we really shine.

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Housing is abundant. Vibrant tree-lined neighborhoods, downtown condos, peaceful rural communities or lake homes just outside of town.

Overview of FM Housing

Cost of Living Calc

Fargo Moorhead offers a fantastic quality of life for less cost than many other areas in the country. But don’t take our word for it, check it out yourself. Smart move.

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Live in Fargo Moorhead Tours drive better results for recruiting

A candidate’s perceptions of our region can make recruiting a challenge. The EDC partners with companies to provide community tours.[…]Read more