Erhard, MN Data & Demographics

Erhard, Minnesota - Basic Facts

Erhard is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Erhard.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Otter Tail County at latitude 46.4855 and longitude -96.0987. Otter Tail County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,289 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Erhard (see map) encompass a land area of 0.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Erhard: City of Erhard.

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


Total Population 147
Population in Households 147
Population in Familes 121
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 270
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 65
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 46
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 70 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58 (82.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 ( 10.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $137,500
Average Home Value $166,949


Median Household Income $46,188
Average Household Income $54,479
Per Capita Income $22,929
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


Population -0.16% -0.14%
Households 0.0% 0.31%
Families 1.6% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.63%
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.

Erhard, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Erhard 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 749 18th
Population Density1 # 639 30th
Diversity Index2 # 613 33rd
Median Household Income # 618 32nd
Per Capita Income # 688 24th

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

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