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Biscay, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Biscay had a population of 113 as of July 1, 2016. Biscay ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Biscay is located at latitude 44.8262 and longitude -94.2743 in McLeod County. The formal boundaries for the City of Biscay (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. McLeod County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The City of Biscay (GNIS ID: 2394175) 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 Biscay 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 Biscay: City of Biscay.

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


Total Population 113
Population in Households 106
Population in Familes 95
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 1,402
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 43
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 35
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 47 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 41 (87.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 ( 6.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $237,500
Average Home Value $251,250


Median Household Income $75,000
Average Household Income $82,328
Per Capita Income $29,097
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.18%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.95% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.44%
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.

Biscay, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Biscay 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 # 791 13th
Population Density1 # 156 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 700 23rd
Median Household Income # 107 88th
Per Capita Income # 339 63rd

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