Meeker County MN Information


Meeker County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 23,547
Daytime Population: Workers 8,934
Daytime Population: Residents 11,545
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,479
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 23,193
Population in Familes 19,381
Population in Group Qrtrs 354
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $57,112
Average Household Income $71,665
Per Capita Income $28,411


Total Housing Units 10,847 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,444 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,837 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,566 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $181,793
Average Home Value $220,201


Total Households 9,281
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 6,484
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% 0.18%
Households 0.16% 0.19%
Families 0.07% 0.13%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   3.05%


Meeker County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Meeker 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 # 43 52nd
Population Density # 35 61st
Diversity Index # 64 28th
Median Household Income # 21 77th
Per Capita Income # 50 44th

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