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About our city

The City of Fargo is located in Cass County, North Dakota, along the Red River of the North which forms the border between Minnesota and North Dakota. An estimated 112,000 people live in Fargo.  It is the largest community in the Fargo-Moorhead metropolitan area. 

Fargo City Hall is located at 200 3rd St. N. in downtown Fargo; business hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Fargo is governed by a part-time mayor and four city commissioners who are elected at large.

The city's average high temperature is 16 degrees in January and 82 degrees in July.

Fargo has two sister cities: Hamar, Norway and Vimmerby, Sweden.

The Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo Chamber of Commerce offers a directory of local businesses