Sibley County MN Information


Sibley County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,454
Daytime Population: Workers 5,957
Daytime Population: Residents 6,692
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,649
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 15,224
Population in Familes 12,558
Population in Group Qrtrs 230
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $54,547
Average Household Income $68,958
Per Capita Income $27,780


Total Housing Units 6,772 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,932 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,227 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 613 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $151,477
Average Home Value $206,590


Total Households 6,159
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 4,191
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 0.21% 0.19%
Households 0.28% 0.24%
Families 0.2% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   2.76%


Sibley County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sibley 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 # 56 37th
Population Density # 47 47th
Diversity Index # 21 77th
Median Household Income # 32 64th
Per Capita Income # 62 30th

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