Grand Forks, ND
Looking for a welcoming, forward-thinking, collaborative and affordable city to call home? Grand Forks is the place for you.
Starting or growing a career in Grand Forks means an abundance of opportunity. Here you'll find exciting possibilities in higher education, agriculture, advanced manufacturing, UAS (the region is a global leader in drone technology) and government, plus a growing entrepreneurial ecosystem and tech scene. The University of North Dakota and Grand Forks Air Force Base play major roles in the diverse and stable economy that residents of Grand Forks enjoy.
Commute times in Grand Forks barely break into the double digits, and there's plenty of fun ways to spend all that free time you're not sitting in traffic: from biking to hockey to cultural events, this is a four-season city where you'll never run out of things to do.
Grand Forks Rankings
- Our 5th annual ranking of the best places to live in America includes familiar names and deserving newcomers.
- Our fourth annual ranking of the best small to mid-sized cities in the U.S.
- Our third annual ranking of the best small to mid-sized cities in the U.S.