Wendell, MN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Wendell Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Wendell Content

Also See: Wendell, MN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Wendell, Minnesota - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Wendell had a population of 174 as of July 1, 2017. Wendell ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Wendell is located at latitude 46.0359 and longitude -96.1008 in Grant County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wendell (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grant County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,148 feet.

The City of Wendell (GNIS ID: 2397255) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wendell population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Wendell: City of Wendell.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Wendell, MN Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | MN Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Grant County | Minnesota Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 174
Daytime Population: Workers 53
Daytime Population: Residents 88
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 141
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 174
Population in Familes 147
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 166
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $56,962
Average Household Income $84,343
Per Capita Income $36,842


Total Housing Units 93 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 68 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (12.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $150,000
Average Home Value $201,471


Total Households 80
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 57
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 0.57% 0.57%
Households 0.71% 0.5%
Families 1.27% 0.69%
Median Household Income   4.27%
Per Capita Income   3.58%

Wendell, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wendell to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 726 20th
Population Density # 732 19th
Diversity Index # 688 24th
Median Household Income # 388 57th
Per Capita Income # 111 88th

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

Minnesota Research Tools

Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Minnesota Census Data
Highest or Lowest: