The City of Park Rapids had a population of 4,129 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Park Rapids is located at latitude 46.9222 and longitude -95.0586 in Hubbard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Park Rapids encompass a land area of 6.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.29 sq. miles. Hubbard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,440 feet.
The City of Park Rapids (GNIS ID: 2396147) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Park Rapids: City of Park Rapids.
|Total Population||4,129 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,010 (97.1%)|
|Population in Families||2,773 (67.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||119 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$41,137|
|Average Household Income||$57,780|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,663|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,227 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,031 (46.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||945 (42.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||251 (11.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,997|
|Average Home Value||$197,578|
|Housing Affordability Index3||170|
|Average Household Size||2.03|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.32%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.27%|
The table below compares Park Rapids to the other 903 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 173||81st|
|Population Density||# 471||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 847||6th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 335||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 657||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 302||67th|
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