The City of Perham had a population of 3,174 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Perham: City of Perham.
|Population in Households||3,040|
|Population in Familes||2,234|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||134|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,479 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||786 (53.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||616 (41.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||77 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,047|
|Average Home Value||$172,964|
|Median Household Income||$40,896|
|Average Household Income||$55,689|
|Per Capita Income||$24,911|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Perham 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.
|Total Population||# 200||78th|
|Population Density1||# 294||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 248||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 767||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 652||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.