Anoka County MN Information


Anoka County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 351,422
Daytime Population: Workers 125,276
Daytime Population: Residents 164,457
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 289,733
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 348,443
Population in Familes 292,493
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,979
Population Density2 831
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $74,542
Average Household Income $90,601
Per Capita Income $33,372


Total Housing Units 133,627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 103,568 (77.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 25,232 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,827 ( 3.6%)
Median Home Value $220,257
Average Home Value $247,576


Total Households 128,800
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 92,812
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 0.84% 0.89%
Households 0.84% 0.9%
Families 0.77% 0.85%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.29%


Anoka County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anoka 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 # 4 97th
Population Density # 3 98th
Diversity Index # 12 87th
Median Household Income # 7 93rd
Per Capita Income # 8 92nd

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