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The City of Rose Creek had a population of 376 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Rose Creek is located at latitude 43.6049 and longitude -92.8299 in Mower County. 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. Mower County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.

The City of Rose Creek (GNIS ID: 2396427) 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 Rose Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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

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Rose Creek, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 376
Daytime Population: Workers 91
Daytime Population: Residents 166
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 257
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 376
Population in Familes 320
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 819
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $57,598
Average Household Income $65,941
Per Capita Income $26,846


Total Housing Units 167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 133 (79.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $145,588
Average Home Value $183,902


Total Households 154
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 114
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.64% -0.16%
Households -0.7% -0.26%
Families 0.37% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Rose Creek, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rose Creek to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 564 38th
Population Density # 355 61st
Diversity Index # 641 29th
Median Household Income # 370 59th
Per Capita Income # 563 38th

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