Le Sueur County MN Information


Le Sueur County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,008
Daytime Population: Workers 9,740
Daytime Population: Residents 12,707
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 22,447
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 27,738
Population in Familes 23,132
Population in Group Qrtrs 270
Population Density2 62
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $60,456
Average Household Income $75,253
Per Capita Income $29,592


Total Housing Units 12,692 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,930 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,012 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,750 (13.8%)
Median Home Value $209,948
Average Home Value $246,380


Total Households 10,942
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 7,726
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 0.15% 0.26%
Households 0.23% 0.32%
Families 0.15% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   2.61%


Le Sueur County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Le Sueur 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 # 38 57th
Population Density # 22 76th
Diversity Index # 37 59th
Median Household Income # 18 80th
Per Capita Income # 34 62nd

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