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Mapleton, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Mapleton had a population of 1,698 as of July 1, 2016. Mapleton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Mapleton is located at latitude 43.926 and longitude -93.954 in Blue Earth County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mapleton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Blue Earth County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,037 feet.

The City of Mapleton (GNIS ID: 2395842) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mapleton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mapleton: City of Mapleton.

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Mapleton, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,698
Population in Households 1,670
Population in Familes 1,393
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density1 1,163
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 660
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 454
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 744 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 503 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 157 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $125,758
Average Home Value $152,440


Median Household Income $55,421
Average Household Income $67,186
Per Capita Income $27,048
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.54% -0.04%
Households -0.5% -0.03%
Families -0.72% -0.18%
Median Household Income   0.83%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
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.

Mapleton, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mapleton to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 285 69th
Population Density1 # 211 77th
Diversity Index2 # 506 44th
Median Household Income # 377 58th
Per Capita Income # 489 46th

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