Renville County MN Information


Renville County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,415
Population in Households 15,073
Population in Familes 12,183
Population in Group Qrtrs 342
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 6,534
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 4,295
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,332 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,123 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,411 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 798 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $108,457
Average Home Value $144,988


Median Household Income $51,355
Average Household Income $66,571
Per Capita Income $28,460
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.32% -0.55%
Households -0.07% -0.39%
Families -0.17% -0.46%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
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.


Renville County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Renville 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 # 57 36th
Population Density1 # 64 28th
Diversity Index2 # 24 74th
Median Household Income # 42 53rd
Per Capita Income # 33 63rd

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