Stevens County MN Information


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, 2014 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 # 70 21st
Population Density1 # 60 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 31 66th
Median Household Income # 39 56th
Per Capita Income # 58 34th

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Stevens County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 9,773
Population in Households 8,819
Population in Familes 6,643
Population in Group Qrtrs 954
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 3,750
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,285
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,636 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,114 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 463 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $140,407
Average Home Value $192,024


Median Household Income $50,802
Average Household Income $63,398
Per Capita Income $24,923
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.11% -0.03%
Households 0.15% 0.02%
Families 0.01% -0.06%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.38%
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.

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