North Fargo Real Estate & Information

North Fargo Real Estate & Information

North Fargo is broken up into the many smaller neighborhoods that are located between US 52 West to the South and Hector International Airport to the North. These neighborhoods vary widely in terms of demographics and local flavor. Among the smaller neighborhoods that make up North Fargo are the Roosevelt/North Dakota Statue University- roughly towards the center of this half of Fargo, and the Longfellow Neighborhood located out on the northeast extremity of the city.

Shopping and Dining

The Moorhead Center Mall is one of the most conveniently located shopping centers for those residing in North Fargo real estate. This shopping center on Center Avenue includes a wide variety of retailers such as GNC, K & Krafts, Merle Norman, Puffes Fine Jewelry, and Herberger's. Downtown Fargo also offers some shopping opportunities, with many boutique shops lining prominent downtown streets like Broadway.

North Fargo real estate is located near diverse dining possibilities. HoDo Restaurant on North Broadway offers New American cuisine in a comfortable environment. For Italian food, diners can head to Toscana on Broadway North, which offers exquisite dishes along with fine wines. Indian cuisine can be had at the Everest Tikka House on Center Avenue in Moorhead, and Sweeto Burrito offers a combination of Mexican and Tex-Mex cooking.

Parks and Recreation

Friendship Park is a prominent recreational area located in the Northport neighborhood of North Fargo. This park offers a playground and facilities for softball and basketball. Another popular park toward the north of the city is Percy Godwin Park along 19th Avenue North. This park includes baseball fields, basketball courts, and grills for picnicking.

Metro Rec Center is a prominent recreation resource located toward the center of the city on Main Street. Metro Rec Center is run by the Fargo Park District. It has facilities for athletic events including an indoor turf field that makes soccer, lacrosse, and football possible year round despite North Dakota's brutal winter climate. Other recreational facilities that are conveniently located to North Fargo real estate include Moorhead Country Club and Edgewood Golf, both of which are located along the eastern border of the city.


The North Dakota State University Campus is a prominent feature of the northern part of Fargo. As such, it significantly influences life and demographics in this part of the city. Overall, real estate valves in North Fargo are only slightly more expensive than real estate values in the entire state overall. As of 2013, the median home value in Fargo was recorded at $164,200. This contrast with a median home value in the entire state overall of $155,400.

Schools, Healthcare, and Transportation

Public schools located in North Fargo are run by Fargo Public Schools. This school district runs Fargo North High School, which is located on North 17th Avenue. Public elementary schools found in North Fargo include Longfellow Elementary School on 29th Avenue Northeast and McKinley Elementary School on 8th Street North. Parents living in North Fargo real estate who are considering sending their children to a private school should check out Oak Grover Lutheran School at 124 North Terrace, Dakota Montessori School on Westrac Drive, or Park Christian School on 17th Street North.

Families looking for a primary care physician near North Fargo real estate have a variety of options to choose from. Some possibilities include MeritCare North Fargo on Broadway North and Essentia Health-South University Clinic on University Drive. The Sanford Medical Center in Fargo is a 583 bed facility provides that offers emergency room care. This medical center is located at 801 Broadway. Among the services offered at Sanford Medical Center are pediatric, orthopedic, and cancer care.

Fargo Moorhead Metro Area Transit offers public transportation throughout the city of Fargo. This public transit authority offers 21 routes that connect neighborhoods in not only Fargo, but also in nearby Moorhead. Fargo is serviced by Greyhound buses via a station located on 12th Avenue. The most prominent airport in the area is the Hector International Airport located north of the city.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at 701-238-1652 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

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Morris Pyle Team
RE/MAX Legacy Realty
4342 15th Ave. S., Suite 105
Fargo ND 58103