Isanti County MN Information


Isanti County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,879
Population in Households 38,414
Population in Familes 31,963
Population in Group Qrtrs 465
Population Density1 89
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 14,301
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 10,308
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,755 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,823 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,478 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,454 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $190,446
Average Home Value $228,569


Median Household Income $59,956
Average Household Income $74,463
Per Capita Income $27,629
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.48%
Households 0.37% 0.43%
Families 0.29% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.


Isanti County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Isanti County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents 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 # 26 71st
Population Density1 # 16 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 71 18th
Median Household Income # 16 83rd
Per Capita Income # 44 51st

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