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Little Falls, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Little Falls had a population of 8,426 as of July 1, 2016. Little Falls ranks in the upper 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 Little Falls is located at latitude 45.9833 and longitude -94.3594 in Morrison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Little Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.54 sq. miles. Morrison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,112 feet.

The City of Little Falls (GNIS ID: 2395734) 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 Little Falls 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 Little Falls: City of Little Falls, Gakaabikaansing.

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


Total Population 8,426
Population in Households 8,097
Population in Familes 5,968
Population in Group Qrtrs 329
Population Density1 1,149
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 3,635
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,092
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,978 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,321 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,314 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 343 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $131,667
Average Home Value $157,146


Median Household Income $40,022
Average Household Income $52,444
Per Capita Income $23,047
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.18%
Households 0.08% 0.14%
Families 0.22% 0.06%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   1.26%
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.

Little Falls, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Little Falls 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 # 110 88th
Population Density1 # 217 76th
Diversity Index2 # 445 51st
Median Household Income # 789 13th
Per Capita Income # 778 14th

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