Kandiyohi County MN Information


Kandiyohi County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 43,485
Daytime Population: Workers 24,246
Daytime Population: Residents 20,253
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 44,499
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 42,412
Population in Familes 34,157
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,073
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $56,602
Average Household Income $77,165
Per Capita Income $30,591


Total Housing Units 19,963 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,301 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,790 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,872 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $177,794
Average Home Value $224,134


Total Households 17,091
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 11,405
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 0.4% 0.37%
Households 0.29% 0.31%
Families 0.2% 0.25%
Median Household Income   3.29%
Per Capita Income   3.42%


Kandiyohi County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kandiyohi 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 # 23 75th
Population Density # 27 70th
Diversity Index # 11 89th
Median Household Income # 24 74th
Per Capita Income # 21 77th

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