Lac qui Parle County MN Information


Lac qui Parle County Subdivisions

Lac qui Parle County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,964
Daytime Population: Workers 3,188
Daytime Population: Residents 3,297
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,485
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 6,810
Population in Familes 5,510
Population in Group Qrtrs 154
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $50,960
Average Household Income $71,733
Per Capita Income $31,535


Total Housing Units 3,684 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,424 (65.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 614 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 646 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $93,624
Average Home Value $141,306


Total Households 3,038
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 1,988
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% -0.74%
Households -0.52% -0.72%
Families -0.61% -0.78%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   3.84%


Lac qui Parle County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lac qui Parle 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 # 76 14th
Population Density # 76 14th
Diversity Index # 77 13th
Median Household Income # 63 29th
Per Capita Income # 15 84th

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