Itasca County MN Information


Itasca County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 46,448
Population in Households 45,427
Population in Familes 35,887
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,021
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $53,686
Average Household Income $69,114
Per Capita Income $28,930


Total Housing Units 27,879 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,541 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,740 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,598 (30.8%)
Median Home Value $172,372
Average Home Value $209,895


Total Households 19,281
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 12,631
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 0.37% 0.37%
Households 0.32% 0.34%
Families 0.19% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Itasca County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Itasca 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 # 22 76th
Population Density # 61 30th
Diversity Index # 57 36th
Median Household Income # 46 48th
Per Capita Income # 57 34th

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