Pipestone County MN Information


Pipestone County Subdivisions

Pipestone County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,358
Daytime Population: Workers 5,039
Daytime Population: Residents 4,329
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,368
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 9,153
Population in Familes 7,284
Population in Group Qrtrs 205
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $48,700
Average Household Income $62,830
Per Capita Income $26,793


Total Housing Units 4,483 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,902 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,053 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 528 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $98,299
Average Home Value $145,770


Total Households 3,955
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 2,492
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.35% -0.47%
Households -0.34% -0.47%
Families -0.44% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   3.45%


Pipestone County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pipestone County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 73 17th
Population Density # 55 38th
Diversity Index # 26 71st
Median Household Income # 79 10th
Per Capita Income # 76 14th

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