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The Lutsen Census Designated Place had a population of 193 as of July 1, 2016. Lutsen ranks in the lower 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 Lutsen is located at latitude 47.6744 and longitude -90.6928 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the Lutsen Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Cook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 669 feet.

The Lutsen Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628684) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Lutsen Census Designated Place is located within Township of Lutsen, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cook County.

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

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


Total Population 193
Population in Households 193
Population in Familes 140
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 106
Average Household Size 1.82
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 418 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 83 (19.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 ( 5.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 312 (74.6%)
Median Home Value $266,667
Average Home Value $369,345


Median Household Income $43,005
Average Household Income $65,733
Per Capita Income $34,228
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.25% 0.41%
Households 0.46% 0.56%
Families 4.71% 0.66%
Median Household Income   -0.36%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
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.

Lutsen, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lutsen 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 # 699 23rd
Population Density1 # 898 1st
Diversity Index2 # 429 53rd
Median Household Income # 714 21st
Per Capita Income # 147 84th

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