Mahnomen County MN Information


Mahnomen County Subdivisions

Mahnomen County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 5,468
Population in Households 5,389
Population in Familes 4,328
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 2,041
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 1,388
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,821 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,472 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 569 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 780 (27.6%)
Median Home Value $113,855
Average Home Value $139,827


Median Household Income $37,227
Average Household Income $47,701
Per Capita Income $17,893
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.19% 0.34%
Households 0.21% 0.36%
Families 0.1% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
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.


Mahnomen County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mahnomen County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 81 8th
Population Density1 # 73 17th
Diversity Index2 # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 87 1st
Per Capita Income # 87 1st

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