Cass County MN Information


Cass County Subdivisions

Cass County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 30,715
Population in Households 30,492
Population in Familes 24,379
Population in Group Qrtrs 223
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $48,629
Average Household Income $67,659
Per Capita Income $28,352


Total Housing Units 26,824 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,545 (39.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,291 ( 8.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,988 (52.1%)
Median Home Value $218,912
Average Home Value $292,352


Total Households 12,836
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 8,646
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 0.88% 1.03%
Households 0.87% 1.02%
Families 0.74% 0.93%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   3.04%


Cass County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cass County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 36 60th
Population Density # 65 26th
Diversity Index # 17 82nd
Median Household Income # 81 8th
Per Capita Income # 66 25th

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