Stevens County MN Information


Stevens County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,921
Population in Households 8,907
Population in Familes 6,676
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,014
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 3,783
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,300
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,254 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,631 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,152 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 471 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $141,721
Average Home Value $178,981


Median Household Income $52,722
Average Household Income $69,353
Per Capita Income $27,135
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.32% 0.15%
Households 0.24% 0.24%
Families 0.11% 0.16%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.


Stevens County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stevens 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 # 69 22nd
Population Density1 # 60 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 35 61st
Median Household Income # 31 66th
Per Capita Income # 58 34th

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