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Osage, Minnesota - Basic Facts

Osage is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Osage Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Becker County at latitude 46.9202 and longitude -95.257. Becker County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,496 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Osage Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0.44 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 331
Population in Households 331
Population in Familes 285
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 144
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 107
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 128 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 ( 7.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 76 (34.5%)
Median Home Value $179,000
Average Home Value $204,921


Median Household Income $46,296
Average Household Income $59,880
Per Capita Income $25,665
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.58% 0.83%
Households 0.83% 0.82%
Families 2.09% 0.74%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
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.


Osage, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Osage to the other 906 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 597 34th
Population Density1 # 780 14th
Diversity Index2 # 814 10th
Median Household Income # 614 32nd
Per Capita Income # 469 48th

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