Kittson County MN Information


Kittson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,455
Daytime Population: Workers 2,125
Daytime Population: Residents 2,115
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,240
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 4,344
Population in Familes 3,508
Population in Group Qrtrs 111
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $52,436
Average Household Income $67,746
Per Capita Income $29,940


Total Housing Units 2,605 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,590 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 361 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 654 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $79,121
Average Home Value $106,777


Total Households 1,951
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,227
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 -0.3% -0.61%
Households -0.24% -0.58%
Families -0.33% -0.64%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   3.48%


Kittson County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kittson 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 # 84 5th
Population Density # 84 3rd
Diversity Index # 84 6th
Median Household Income # 52 41st
Per Capita Income # 27 70th

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