Pine County MN Information


Pine County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,953
Population in Households 27,219
Population in Familes 21,519
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,734
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 11,189
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 7,410
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,114 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,948 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,241 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,925 (34.6%)
Median Home Value $169,677
Average Home Value $202,520


Median Household Income $47,170
Average Household Income $60,134
Per Capita Income $23,893
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.43% -0.33%
Households -0.26% -0.25%
Families -0.36% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
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.


Pine County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pine 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 # 37 59th
Population Density1 # 53 40th
Diversity Index2 # 36 60th
Median Household Income # 72 18th
Per Capita Income # 83 6th

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