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Fargo, the largest city in North Dakota, is located in the valley of the Red River of the North.

Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota downtown districts are connected by three bridges over the Red River. A renaissance of the area began a few years ago with major construction, reconstruction and historic preservation projects.

North Dakota State University offers educational, cultural and Division I sports attractions.

Fargo, North Dakota
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Among GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, Fargo ranks high in natural hazards risk, air quality and medical care. Fargo ranks low in proximity to nearest large city and climate.

For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:

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