Faribault County MN Information


Faribault County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,233
Daytime Population: Workers 6,276
Daytime Population: Residents 7,150
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,426
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 13,897
Population in Familes 11,116
Population in Group Qrtrs 336
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $48,517
Average Household Income $63,086
Per Capita Income $27,358


Total Housing Units 7,090 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,779 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,335 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 976 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $95,446
Average Home Value $133,318


Total Households 6,114
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 3,962
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 -0.31% -0.31%
Households -0.27% -0.29%
Families -0.37% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   3.52%


Faribault County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Faribault 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 # 59 33rd
Population Density # 56 37th
Diversity Index # 44 51st
Median Household Income # 83 6th
Per Capita Income # 68 23rd

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