Fargo, North Dakota

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Fargo, North Dakota
City
Skyline of Fargo
Fargo's location in North Dakota
Coordinates: 46°52′38″N 96°47′22″W / 46.87722°N 96.78944°W / 46.87722; -96.78944Coordinates: 46°52′38″N 96°47′22″W / 46.87722°N 96.78944°W / 46.87722; -96.78944
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Cass
Government
 • Mayor Dennis Walaker
Area
 • Total 48.82 sq mi (126.44 km2)
 • Land 48.82 sq mi (126.44 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,470 ft (448 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 105,549 Ranked 245th
 • Density 2,162.0/sq mi (834.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Fargo is the largest city in the American state of North Dakota. It is in the eastern part of the state, near the Minnesota border. The city was founded in 1871, and it has a population of 105,549 as of the 2010 census. Fargo lies at the intersection of two major highways, Interstate 29 and Interstate 94.

Street scene in downtown Fargo