Diocese of Fargo Statistical Overview

The Diocese of Fargo comprises the counties of Barnes, Benson, Bottineau, Cass, Cavalier, Dickey, Eddy, Foster, Grand Forks, Griggs, Kidder, LaMoure, Logan, McHenry, McIntosh, Nelson, Pembina, Pierce, Ramsey, Ransom, Richland, Rolette, Sargent, Sheridan, Steele, Stutsman, Towner, Traill, Walsh and Wells in the state of North Dakota.

The following statistics are from the 2013 edition of The Official Catholic Directory:

Established Nov. 12, 1889   Priests 131  
Total Population 393,194   Deacons 45  
Catholic Population 73,657   Seminarians 17  
Parishes 132   Sisters 114  
Catholic Hospitals 8   Homes for the Aged 12  
Counties 30   Elementary Schools 12  
Square Miles 35,786   High Schools 1