Grant County MN Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,190
Population in Households 6,080
Population in Familes 4,824
Population in Group Qrtrs 110
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $51,455
Average Household Income $69,851
Per Capita Income $30,493


Total Housing Units 3,479 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,225 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 460 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 794 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $126,976
Average Home Value $164,393


Total Households 2,685
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,725
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 0.34% 0.48%
Households 0.39% 0.52%
Families 0.24% 0.43%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


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, 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 # 79 10th
Population Density # 70 21st
Diversity Index # 74 16th
Median Household Income # 66 25th
Per Capita Income # 30 67th

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