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The Roosevelt/NDSU area is a residential neighborhood in central Fargo. It is located between the NDSU campus and downtown and is home to a varied mix of housing types, but rental options dominate. The housing stock includes some single-family detached homes and a few condos, duplex, triplex, conversions, and apartment buildings. In addition, NDSU offers 12 residence halls which include a wide variety of options for students. Roosevelt Elementary School is located in the center of the neighborhood. The school playground and Roosevelt Park (north of 12th Avenue) provide nearby recreational opportunities for area residents. The Roosevelt Neighborhood Association is active in the neighborhood.

Neighborhood maps (PDF files)

Roosevelt-NDSU GM  
Neighborhood General Map
Roosevelt-NDSU LM  
Land Use, Parks & Trails
Fargo Census Data for This Neighborhood
Year 2010
Population 8730
Housing Units 3180
Owner 670
Renter 2319
Homeownership 23%

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Fargo Planning Dept

Median age of owner-occupied homes: 1921 (1890-2003)

Annexed into city: 1921–1998



Fargo Parks District
Roosevelt Park 
Roosevelt Schoolyard (playground and open area)
Johnson Soccer Complex 
American Legion Soccer Complexand green space around NDSU campus



Fargo Public School District
Fargo Public School Map



Roosevelt/NDSU is in ND Legislative District 21, 44 and 45

ND Legislative Council Districts
Cass County Voting Precincts


Police Beat

District 1
District 2 



Bikeway Map (pdf)
Metro Area Transit serves this neighborhood (3 routes, plus campus circulator)


Neighborhood Organizations

Roosevelt/NDSU Association


Garbage and Recycling

Solid Waste Services