The City of Perham had a population of 3,335 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Perham is located at latitude 46.5988 and longitude -95.5743 in Otter Tail County. The formal boundaries for the City of Perham (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Otter Tail County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,368 feet.
The City of Perham (GNIS ID: 2396181) 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 Perham 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 Perham: City of Perham.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,835|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,597|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,432|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.93|
|Population in Households||3,202|
|Population in Familes||2,356|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||133|
|Median Household Income||$43,861|
|Average Household Income||$59,315|
|Per Capita Income||$26,258|
|Total Housing Units||1,544 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||814 (52.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||648 (42.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||82 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,590|
|Average Home Value||$184,920|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.67%|
|Per Capita Income||3.96%|
The table below compares Perham 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.
|Total Population||# 194||79th|
|Population Density||# 271||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 237||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 746||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 619||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.