Your guide to Grand Forks, North Dakota assisted living facilities. With so many senior housing options available, how do you know which one is right for your family?
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The official website for the city of Grand Forks is http://www.grandforksgov.com/.
Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Grand Forks
Grand Forks is also known as: Grand Forks County / Grand Forks city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Alan Ritchson (singer and model), Ryan Potulny (ice hockey player), Kam Heskin (actor and teacher), Nicole Linkletter (model and fashion model), and Kurt Zellers (public relations and legislator).
And featured attractions of Grand Forks: Betty Engelstad Sioux Center, University of North Dakota School of Law, Downtown Grand Forks, Metropolitan Opera House, Grand Forks, and Sorlie Memorial Bridge.
Grand Forks is represented by Mayor Michael Brown.
Grand Forks is the third-largest city in the State of North Dakota (after Fargo and Bismarck) and the county seat of Grand Forks County. According to the 2010 census, the city's population was 52,838, while that of the city and surrounding metropolitan area was 98,461. Grand Forks, along with its twin city of East Grand Forks, Minnesota, forms the center of the Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is often called Greater Grand Forks or The Grand Cities.Located on the western banks of the Red River of the North in a flat region known as the Red River Valley, the city is prone to flooding and was struck by the devastating Red River Flood of 1997. Originally called Les Grandes Fourches by French fur traders, Grand Forks was founded in 1870 by steamboat captain Alexander Griggs and incorporated on February 22, 1881. Its location at the fork of the Red River and the Red Lake River gives the city its name.Historically dependent on local agriculture, the city's economy now encompasses higher education, defense, health care, manufacturing, food processing, and scientific research. Grand Forks is served by Grand Forks International Airport and Grand Forks Air Force Base, while the city's University of North Dakota is the oldest institution of higher education in the state. The Alerus Center and Ralph Engelstad Arena host athletic and other events, while the North Dakota Museum of Art and Chester Fritz Auditorium are the city's largest cultural venues.
Population shifts in Grand Forks
Average temperatures in Grand ForksLine in orange is average highs...line in blue is average lows.
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