Cook County MN Information


Cook County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,429
Population in Households 5,378
Population in Familes 3,869
Population in Group Qrtrs 51
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $54,017
Average Household Income $73,321
Per Capita Income $35,568


Total Housing Units 6,101 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,032 (33.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 594 ( 9.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,475 (57.0%)
Median Home Value $283,445
Average Home Value $349,348


Total Households 2,626
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 1,501
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 0.58% 0.68%
Households 0.63% 0.71%
Families 0.45% 0.61%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.23%


Cook County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cook 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 # 82 7th
Population Density # 86 2nd
Diversity Index # 29 68th
Median Household Income # 43 52nd
Per Capita Income # 7 93rd

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