Mahnomen County MN Information


Mahnomen County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,416
Daytime Population: Workers 3,006
Daytime Population: Residents 3,124
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,130
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.13
Population in Households 5,337
Population in Familes 4,279
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $40,607
Average Household Income $57,447
Per Capita Income $21,405


Total Housing Units 2,786 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,422 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 581 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 783 (28.1%)
Median Home Value $108,880
Average Home Value $148,681


Total Households 2,003
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 1,362
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 0.01% -0.29%
Households -0.11% -0.36%
Families -0.19% -0.41%
Median Household Income   3.37%
Per Capita Income   3.33%


Mahnomen County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mahnomen 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 # 81 8th
Population Density # 74 17th
Diversity Index # 2 99th
Median Household Income # 87 1st
Per Capita Income # 87 1st

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