McLeod County MN Information


McLeod County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 36,823
Population in Households 36,347
Population in Familes 29,564
Population in Group Qrtrs 476
Population Density2 75
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $62,311
Average Household Income $75,401
Per Capita Income $30,254


Total Housing Units 15,926 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,130 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,578 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,218 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $179,015
Average Home Value $207,583


Total Households 14,708
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 9,834
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 0.06% 0.15%
Households 0.06% 0.15%
Families -0.07% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


McLeod County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McLeod County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents 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 # 30 67th
Population Density # 20 78th
Diversity Index # 44 52nd
Median Household Income # 16 83rd
Per Capita Income # 34 62nd

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