It is the most swarmed city in the region of North Dakota, speaking to very nearly 16% of the state people. Fargo is also the territory seat of Cass County. As showed by the 2016 United States Census surveys, its masses was 120,762, making it the 229th-most swarmed city in the United States.
Fargo, close by its twin city of Moorhead, Minnesota, and also the close-by urban groups of West Fargo, North Dakota and Dilworth, Minnesota, shape the focal point of the Fargo-Moorhead, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area, which in 2016 contained a people of 238,124. In 2014, Forbes magazine situated Fargo as the fourth speediest growing little city in the United States.Founded in 1871 on the Red River of the North floodplain, Fargo is a social, retail, human administrations, informational, and current place for eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. The city is moreover home to North Dakota State University.