Norman County MN Information


Norman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,784
Population in Households 6,635
Population in Familes 5,342
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 2,806
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 1,789
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,404 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,211 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 595 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 598 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $88,100
Average Home Value $122,105


Median Household Income $48,677
Average Household Income $59,453
Per Capita Income $24,831
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.11%
Households -0.32% -0.21%
Families -0.44% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.


Norman County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norman 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 # 77 13th
Population Density1 # 80 9th
Diversity Index2 # 37 59th
Median Household Income # 67 24th
Per Capita Income # 78 11th

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