Carver County MN Information


Carver County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 103,180
Daytime Population: Workers 40,849
Daytime Population: Residents 48,933
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 89,782
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 102,264
Population in Familes 88,566
Population in Group Qrtrs 916
Population Density2 291
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $91,648
Average Household Income $117,247
Per Capita Income $42,445


Total Housing Units 38,944 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,062 (77.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,134 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,748 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $305,813
Average Home Value $361,925


Total Households 37,196
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 27,427
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 1.74% 1.7%
Households 1.71% 1.69%
Families 1.64% 1.65%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.17%


Carver County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carver 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 # 11 89th
Population Density # 7 93rd
Diversity Index # 34 62nd
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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