Anoka County MN Information


Anoka County Subdivisions

Anoka County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 337,745
Population in Households 334,753
Population in Familes 281,944
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,992
Population Density1 798
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 124,840
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 90,047
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130,086 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 101,541 (78.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 23,299 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,246 ( 4.0%)
Median Home Value $194,593
Average Home Value $219,494


Median Household Income $69,183
Average Household Income $83,987
Per Capita Income $31,130
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.49% 0.66%
Households 0.69% 0.73%
Families 0.59% 0.67%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.7%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Anoka County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anoka County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 97th
Population Density1 # 3 98th
Diversity Index2 # 13 86th
Median Household Income # 7 93rd
Per Capita Income # 7 93rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.