Grant County MN Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,147
Daytime Population: Workers 2,540
Daytime Population: Residents 3,038
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,578
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 6,037
Population in Familes 4,821
Population in Group Qrtrs 110
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $51,005
Average Household Income $68,782
Per Capita Income $30,027


Total Housing Units 3,467 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,100 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 566 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 801 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $115,879
Average Home Value $160,250


Total Households 2,666
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,721
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 0.29% 0.26%
Households 0.34% 0.3%
Families 0.24% 0.22%
Median Household Income   3.14%
Per Capita Income   3.65%


Grant County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant 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 # 79 10th
Population Density # 70 21st
Diversity Index # 78 11th
Median Household Income # 62 30th
Per Capita Income # 25 72nd

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