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Census shows growth in Fargo-Moorhead area in past decade

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FARGO - New census estimates show West Fargo, Moorhead and Dilworth all grew by double digits so far this decade, while Fargo's population growth remains relatively flat in comparison.


In U.S. Census Bureau numbers released Tuesday, West Fargo grew by 58.7 percent between 2000 and 2008, while Dilworth saw a 22.5 percent jump and Moorhead's population increased 11.9 percent to top 36,000 residents for the first time in 2008.

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