Mille Lacs County MN Information


Mille Lacs County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,736
Population in Households 26,213
Population in Familes 21,026
Population in Group Qrtrs 523
Population Density1 47
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 10,311
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 6,910
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,080 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,750 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,561 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,769 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $150,977
Average Home Value $191,277


Median Household Income $49,636
Average Household Income $60,961
Per Capita Income $23,901
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.38%
Households 0.23% 0.28%
Families 0.12% 0.21%
Median Household Income   -1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.12%
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.


Mille Lacs County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mille Lacs 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 # 39 56th
Population Density1 # 29 68th
Diversity Index2 # 42 54th
Median Household Income # 60 32nd
Per Capita Income # 82 7th

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