Grand Forks employment information

IndexGrand ForksNorth DakotaNational
Income per capita$26,968$30,894$28,555
Median household income$44,134$55,579$53,482
Median income owner occupied$75,797$72,034$68,142
Median income renter occupied$25,619$32,305$33,219
Median earnings male$27,823$39,027$36,116
Median earnings female$20,112$24,504$25,692
Unemployment rate3.3%2.2%5.8%
Poverty level21.4%11.9%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Grand Forks is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Grand Forks is 17% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Grand Forks is 44% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Grand Forks is 37% higher than the national average.

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Grand Forks median earnings by income bracket

Grand Forks employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.7%1.5%
Manufacturing sector8.5%2.2%
Financial & insurance services3.3%3.5%
Wholesale & retail services17.7%14.5%
Public administration4.8%2.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%0.7%
Education, health & social services21.8%48.2%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Thompson, ND1,163$88,75066%
Manvel, ND408$61,87516%
East Grand Forks, MN8,621$51,1674%
Fisher, MN407$47,14312%
Grand Forks, ND54,095$44,13417%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Normal, IL54,082$52,1343%
Brentwood, CA54,062$88,69766%
Highland, CA54,032$53,3850%
Elyria, OH54,216$42,27221%
St. Peters, MO54,236$69,85431%
Grand Forks, ND54,095$44,13417%
Source: The Grand Forks, ND employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.