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Oronoco, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Oronoco had a population of 1,474 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Oronoco is located at latitude 44.159 and longitude -92.539 in Olmsted County. The formal boundaries for the City of Oronoco (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Olmsted County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 971 feet.

The City of Oronoco (GNIS ID: 2396082) 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 Oronoco 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 Oronoco: City of Oronoco.

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


Total Population 1,474
Population in Households 1,463
Population in Familes 1,277
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density1 527
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 512
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 388
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 542 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 461 (85.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 ( 9.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $281,471
Average Home Value $294,360


Median Household Income $94,312
Average Household Income $109,162
Per Capita Income $39,327
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.62% 1.5%
Households 1.59% 1.55%
Families 0.89% 1.5%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.

Oronoco, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oronoco 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 # 302 67th
Population Density1 # 478 47th
Diversity Index2 # 598 35th
Median Household Income # 34 96th
Per Capita Income # 60 93rd

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