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Grand Forks is a township in Grand Forks County, in the Grand Forks metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in North Dakota named Grand Forks. For links to other places called Grand Forks, ND, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Grand Forks is 47.881N. The longitude is -97.056W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 837 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 448.
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28% of Grand Forks residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Grand Forks ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Grand Forks was $28,115, compared with $21,587 nationally.
34% of Grand Forks residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Grand Forks, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $375. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,433.
Grand Forks County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Grand Forks political report.
The average commute time for Grand Forks workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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