Montevideo, MN Profile: Facts & Data


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Montevideo, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Montevideo had a population of 5,297 as of July 1, 2018. Montevideo ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Montevideo is located at latitude 44.9502 and longitude -95.7154 in Chippewa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Montevideo (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Chippewa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 928 feet.

The City of Montevideo (GNIS ID: 2395377) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Montevideo: City of Montevideo.

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


Total Population 5,297
Population in Households 5,148
Population in Familes 3,944
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density2 1,112
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $48,143
Average Household Income $63,561
Per Capita Income $27,264


Total Housing Units 2,474 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,511 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 767 (31.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 196 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $99,545
Average Home Value $127,217


Total Households 2,278
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,385
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.2% -0.05%
Households -0.25% -0.05%
Families -0.17% -0.16%
Median Household Income   1.37%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

Montevideo, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montevideo to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 143 84th
Population Density # 241 73rd
Diversity Index # 109 88th
Median Household Income # 669 26th
Per Capita Income # 613 32nd

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