Latest Data (2017)
Population 43,122
Nationwide Rank 883

Quick Facts

Moorhead, Minnesota is the 883rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Moorhead, Minnesota is a city.

Moorhead, Minnesota is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Moorhead had its largest population ever.

Moorhead, Minnesota is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Moorhead, Minnesota Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
873 Urbandale, Iowa 43,592 47.7%
874 Lompoc, California 43,542 5.6%
875 Winter Garden, Florida 43,536 180.0%
876 Freeport, New York 43,508 -0.6%
877 Kyle, Texas 43,480 626.1%
878 Salem, Massachusetts 43,415 7.3%
879 Riverton, Utah 43,344 71.2%
880 San Bruno, California 43,299 7.8%
881 Peachtree Corners, Georgia 43,268
882 DeKalb, Illinois 43,193 10.1%
883 Moorhead, Minnesota 43,122 32.8%
884 Linden, New Jersey 43,056 9.1%
885 Concord, New Hampshire 43,019 5.5%
886 Pine Bluff, Arkansas 42,984 -21.9%
887 Sierra Vista, Arizona 42,912 13.4%
888 Jefferson City, Missouri 42,895 5.7%
889 Rohnert Park, California 42,838 3.5%
890 Ormond Beach, Florida 42,816 17.1%
891 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 42,809 1.3%
892 Brea, California 42,777 20.3%
893 Bell Gardens, California 42,747 -3.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
387 Duluth 86,066 -0.1%
388 Bloomington 85,866 0.8%
424 Brooklyn Park 80,581 19.2%
439 Plymouth 78,395 18.7%
504 Maple Grove 71,066 38.3%
514 Woodbury 69,756 48.5%
532 St. Cloud 67,984 13.7%
546 Eagan 66,627 4.5%
570 Blaine 64,557 41.9%
572 Eden Prairie 64,400 16.5%
579 Lakeville 63,748 46.2%
591 Coon Rapids 62,656 1.5%
604 Burnsville 61,439 1.9%
727 Minnetonka 53,085 3.8%
737 Apple Valley 52,435 14.1%
741 Edina 51,958 9.6%
786 St. Louis Park 49,029 11.0%
883 Moorhead 43,122 32.8%
904 Mankato 42,264 29.7%
932 Maplewood 40,918 15.6%
933 Shakopee 40,893 93.9%
1047 Cottage Grove 36,793 19.9%
1060 Roseville 36,314 7.7%
1065 Richfield 36,151 5.0%
1088 Inver Grove Heights 35,392 18.4%
1161 Andover 32,902 22.4%
1214 Savage 31,352 45.1%
1228 Brooklyn Center 31,006 6.4%
1339 Oakdale 28,083 4.9%
1351 Fridley 27,853 1.3%
1391 Winona 26,928 -0.6%
1397 Shoreview 26,794 2.7%
1412 Ramsey 26,587 42.9%
1416 Chaska 26,561 48.7%
1427 Prior Lake 26,401 61.6%
1449 White Bear Lake 25,888 6.3%
1454 Owatonna 25,794 14.1%
1465 Chanhassen 25,558 24.8%
1501 Champlin 25,022 12.1%
1511 Austin 24,933 5.9%
1538 Elk River 24,506 46.8%
1549 Rosemount 24,344 64.2%
1585 Faribault 23,750 13.2%
1615 Crystal 23,165 2.0%
1620 Farmington 23,067 81.6%
1637 New Brighton 22,787 2.6%
1644 Hastings 22,722 24.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 43,122 883
2016 42,492 889
2015 42,005 893
2014 39,857 937
2013 39,398 939
2012 39,039 936
2011 38,841 932
2010 38,065 937
2009 36,804 953
2008 35,937 980
2007 35,114 992
2006 34,584 995
2005 33,928 996
2004 33,443 999
2003 32,791 1,005
2002 32,538 1,004
2001 32,510 997
2000 32,468 987
1990 32,542 859