Fargo at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Fargo Police Department

  • 181 Officers
  • 23 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.44 Fargo
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Fargo Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated November 4, 2021


We identified over $1.8M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Fargo
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$49,274.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
FARGO, CITY OF 2020 COLLABORATIVE PROJECT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$50,779.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
FARGO, CITY OF USED TO PAY OVERTIME FOR POLICE TO COMBAT CRIME. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$125,000.00 11/1/2017
9/30/2020
FARGO, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$50,091.00 10/1/2017
9/30/2021
FARGO, CITY OF POLICE PATROL OVERTIME TO COMBAT CRIME. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$41.7K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Fargo Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is ILLUMINATOR,INFRARED with 36 items valued at $1,128.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
5/3/2017 ILLUMINATOR,INFRARED
5855-01-577-7174
36 36 @ $1,128.00 $40,608.00 D 1
11/7/1994 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
8 8 @ $138.00 $1,104.00 D 1