Becker County MN Information


Becker County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 34,606
Daytime Population: Workers 15,465
Daytime Population: Residents 17,507
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,972
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 34,148
Population in Familes 27,735
Population in Group Qrtrs 458
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $54,399
Average Household Income $71,349
Per Capita Income $29,131


Total Housing Units 19,780 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,837 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,222 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,721 (28.9%)
Median Home Value $194,761
Average Home Value $239,462


Total Households 14,059
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 9,450
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 0.87% 0.73%
Households 0.85% 0.72%
Families 0.76% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   3.24%


Becker County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Becker 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 # 31 66th
Population Density # 46 48th
Diversity Index # 25 72nd
Median Household Income # 34 62nd
Per Capita Income # 40 55th

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