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Moorhead is a pleasant city in which to find your new place - Moorhead has a variety of lovely apartments available in every price range. You can easily find pet friendly apartments in Moorhead using MyNewPlace and searching for apartment amenities like a fitness center.
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Moorhead Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 12.1% 6.7% +5.4% $10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 5.4% +2.6% $15,000 to $19,999 8.3% 5.4% +2.9% $20,000 to $24,999 8.0% 6.0% +2.0% $25,000 to $29,999 7.0% 6.1% +0.9% $30,000 to $34,999 6.9% 6.3% +0.6% $35,000 to $39,999 6.4% 5.9% +0.5% $40,000 to $44,999 4.7% 5.8% -1.1% $45,000 to $49,999 4.1% 5.3% -1.2% $50,000 to $59,999 9.3% 10.2% -0.9% $60,000 to $74,999 10.3% 12.2% -1.9% $75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 12.1% -3.6% $100,000 to $124,999 3.0% 5.6% -2.6% $125,000 to $149,999 1.3% 2.6% -1.3% $150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 2.1% -1.1% $200,000 or more 1.1% 2.2% -1.1%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 3.7% 6.4% -2.7% 10.0% to 14.9% 9.7% 12.3% -2.6% 15.0% to 19.9% 11.4% 15.4% -4.0% 20.0% to 24.9% 12.1% 14.1% -2.0% 25.0% to 29.9% 12.8% 11.7% +1.1% 30.0% to 34.9% 8.8% 7.9% +0.9% 35.0% to 39.9% 6.2% 5.3% +0.9% 40.0% to 49.9% 9.1% 6.5% +2.6% 50.0% or more 23.8% 15.4% +8.4% Not computed 2.4% 5.0% -2.6%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 34.3% 17.5% +16.8% 25 to 34 years 18.8% 27.6% -8.8% 35 to 44 years 15.1% 18.8% -3.7% 45 to 54 years 9.3% 11.8% -2.5% 55 to 64 years 5.2% 6.3% -1.1% 65 to 74 years 4.9% 5.8% -0.9% 75 to 84 years 7.4% 7.6% -0.2% 85 years and over 5.0% 4.6% +0.4%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 71.6% 43.9% +27.7% 30 to 44 minutes 5.3% 25.7% -20.4% 45 to 59 minutes 4.3% 11.7% -7.4% 60 or more minutes 18.8% 18.6% +0.2%
Source: 2000 Census
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Welcome to Moorhead, a city in Clay County, in the state of Minnesota. The city is right outside Fargo. (Ugh. Such a good movie.)
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Breathe in that fresh, Minnesota air. Ah. There are plenty of parks, playgrounds, sport fields, and trails to get outdoors in Moorhead. No matter how awesome your new apartment is, fresh air is good for you. With the city being on the Red River, folks can enjoy boating, canoeing, and kayaking. The winter brings activities like skating, cross-country skiing, sledding, and snowmobiling. The Moorhead Parks and Recreation Department does a great job of offering programs and activities for everyone in your household from Junior to Grammy. Play sports, go on field trips, or sign up for arts and crafts. From figure skating and fishing to archery and bocce ball, there is just so much to do here.
Are you a lover of the artsy world? We are. For a little shot of arts and culture, folks can head to the Rourke Art Gallery and the Rourke Art Museum. The Rourke Art Gallery is housed in the historic Martinson House and has both temporary and permanent exhibits on display. The Rourke Museum is right next door. How convenient! The museum is inside the historic Moorhead Post Office building, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. So a little trip to these two museums gives you art and history. Bonus!
History lovers will find some interesting finds in Moorhead. The Hjemkomst Center is a unique and interesting peek back in time. The Hjemkomst Viking Ship is a recreation of a Viking ship and is on permanent display inside the center. There is a free (Bargain alert!) museum there as well, which is operated by the Clay County Historical Society. So, you’ll be able to pick up some info on the local history. You can also check out the Stave Church and the historic Comstock House, which are both on site. There are some highly cool events that go on here throughout the year, like Taste of the Valley, the Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival, and River Splash. There are even some opportunities for pontoon and canoe rentals on the Red River throughout the warmer months.
There is a definite academic vibe here, thanks to the many universities and colleges in town. Concordia College, the Globe University/Minnesota School of Business, and Rasmussen College are private colleges. Minnesota State University Moorhead and the Minnesota State Community and Technical College are public universities. The schools add more to the town than just an academic vibe. As a resident, you can take advantage of the sports, arts, and entertainment facilities on campus.
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Are there big sporting events that people in Moorhead enjoy attending?
Moorhead isn't home to any professional sports teams. However, the presence of Concordia College means that there are many collegiate sporting events to attend. Concordia's teams fall under Cobber Athletics and include sports such as baseball, basketball, football, hockey, soccer, tennis, golf, and more. Women's teams also include volleyball and fastpitch softball.
I'm relocating. What's the weather like in Moorhead?
The climate of Moorhead, Minnesota features four distinct seasons, including mild summers, extremely cold, snowy winters, and mostly moderate springs and autumns. Summer temperatures tend to be in the 60s and winter temperatures tend to be in the teens. The average high temperature in July, the warmest month of the year, is 82 degrees Fahrenheit, while the average low temperature in January, the coldest month of the year, is -2 degrees Fahrenheit. On average Moorhead receives 21 inches of precipitation annually. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year, although June tends to be the wettest month.