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Rose Creek, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Rose Creek is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Mower County at latitude 43.6049 and longitude -92.8299. Mower County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Rose Creek, but most people and references simply refer to it as Rose Creek, Minnesota.

The P1 Census Class Code for Rose Creek indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Rose Creek (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rose Creek: City of Rose Creek.

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Rose Creek, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 395
Population in Households 395
Population in Familes 337
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 860
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 163
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 121
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (85.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 2.4%)
Median Home Value $131,098
Average Home Value $147,340


Median Household Income $55,853
Average Household Income $73,002
Per Capita Income $29,933
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.06% -0.05%
Households 0.14% 0.0%
Families 2.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.36%
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.


Rose Creek, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rose Creek to the other 906 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 554 39th
Population Density1 # 339 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 545 40th
Median Household Income # 301 67th
Per Capita Income # 214 76th

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