A community's housing market does not exist in a vacuum but is a function of many factors. A look at some of Grand Forks' leading indicators offers insights into trends that will be reflected in the housing market.
Labor and Employment
The Grand Forks Metropolitan area's labor force includes approximately 59,900 Nonfarm workers with an average wage of $41,496/year. Data current through 2nd Quarter of 2015 and provided by Job Service North Dakota.
Enrollment at UND for 2014-2015 year is 14,906 students with the percent of students living off-campus at roughly 73%. Click below for more information on UND Enrollment Statistics.