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Welcome, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Welcome had a population of 724 as of July 1, 2018. Welcome ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Welcome is located at latitude 43.6638 and longitude -94.6161 in Martin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Welcome (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Martin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,243 feet.

The City of Welcome (GNIS ID: 2397244) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Welcome: City of Welcome.

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Welcome, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 724
Population in Households 724
Population in Familes 560
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 495
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $42,954
Average Household Income $51,709
Per Capita Income $23,314


Total Housing Units 361 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 261 (72.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 67 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $86,161
Average Home Value $111,069


Total Households 328
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 205
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.66% 0.14%
Households 0.69% 0.12%
Families 0.73% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.66%

Welcome, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Welcome to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 426 53rd
Population Density # 498 45th
Diversity Index # 775 14th
Median Household Income # 785 13th
Per Capita Income # 821 9th

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