Dodge County MN Information


Dodge County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 21,230
Population in Households 21,081
Population in Familes 17,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $71,630
Average Household Income $85,852
Per Capita Income $32,168


Total Housing Units 8,532 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,371 (74.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,549 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 612 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $187,364
Average Home Value $223,717


Total Households 7,920
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 5,745
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 0.67% 0.7%
Households 0.73% 0.74%
Families 0.61% 0.68%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   3.06%


Dodge County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dodge 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 # 47 47th
Population Density # 28 69th
Diversity Index # 46 47th
Median Household Income # 11 89th
Per Capita Income # 17 82nd

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