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Delano, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Delano had a population of 5,915 as of July 1, 2016. Delano ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Delano is located at latitude 45.0378 and longitude -93.7918 in Wright County. The formal boundaries for the City of Delano (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wright County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 922 feet.

The City of Delano (GNIS ID: 2394495) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Delano population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Delano: City of Delano, Crow River.

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


Total Population 5,915
Population in Households 5,860
Population in Familes 5,044
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density1 1,462
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 2,091
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 1,514
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,212 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,618 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 473 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 121 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $257,802
Average Home Value $294,626


Median Household Income $77,285
Average Household Income $94,179
Per Capita Income $34,055
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.27% 1.55%
Households 1.05% 1.36%
Families 1.07% 1.34%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.

Delano, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delano to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 132 86th
Population Density1 # 145 84th
Diversity Index2 # 543 41st
Median Household Income # 94 90th
Per Capita Income # 154 83rd

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