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Moorhead, MN

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Rich in agriculture, the diverse city of Moorhead has something to offer everyone. The growing area borders the Red River, providing residents with all year round recreational activities. Exemplary schools, including secondary institutions, are found within the city, making it a great place to raise a family. With an array of booming businesses, affordable housing, and other amenities, Moorhead provides residents all the big cities options, yet allows them to live comfortably with small city charm.

Key City Stats
The average age of Moorhead, MN is
22 to 24
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 8.44%
  • 6.01%
  • 5.81%
  • Female
  • 6.61%
  • 6.1%
  • 4.91%
$656
is average rent in Moorhead, MN
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 6.38%
  • 4.76%
  • 7.46%
42.83%
of units are available for rent in Moorhead
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 484
  • 125
  • 170
Getting Around in Moorhead, MN

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"Car-Dependent"
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The average commuter time in Moorhead is:
10 to 14 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 2.03%
  • 3.92%
  • 0.35%

Rourke Art Museum

If you enjoy art, be sure to visit the Rourke Art Museum. The museum was designed to educate the community through its extensive art collection. Different types of art are on display here, including art from the Midwest, Asian artifacts, and 20th century pieces. The exhibits are changed routinely so you can keep coming back to discover something new. Special events and educational programs are held at the museum from time to time, including lectures by art professionals and hands on art creation. Special tours are also offered and children's activities abound throughout the year.

Moorhead Parks

Moorhead features plenty of outdoor space to suit the entire family. With miles of trails and over 42 parks, there is something for everyone to enjoy. The trails wind throughout the city so you can take in the beauty that nature has to offer. Witness wildlife in their natural habitats or simply experience the lush trees and foliage. Parks in the area are equipped with ball fields, play equipment, and open areas. Picnic facilities, restrooms, and gazebos are also available for you to use. One of these outdoor spaces is sure to provide you with the peace and relaxation you are looking for.

Comstock House

Explore a piece of Moorhead’s history by stopping at the Comstock House. Built in 1883 by Solomon Comstock, the house has been restored to its original state. The stunning Victorian home is two stories and has 11 rooms, including a parlor, library, and sitting room. Four bedrooms can also be found along with a maid’s chamber. Much of the home’s original furniture pieces and personal Comstock family items are located inside so that you can get a glimpse of life in the 1800s. Tours of this grand home are given on a scheduled basis.