Mille Lacs County MN Information


Mille Lacs County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,637
Daytime Population: Workers 11,803
Daytime Population: Residents 14,082
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,885
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 26,114
Population in Familes 20,944
Population in Group Qrtrs 523
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $48,892
Average Household Income $61,659
Per Capita Income $24,316


Total Housing Units 13,021 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,718 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,617 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,686 (20.6%)
Median Home Value $168,360
Average Home Value $205,277


Total Households 10,335
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 6,927
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 0.28% 0.42%
Households 0.23% 0.39%
Families 0.14% 0.33%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.72%


Mille Lacs County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mille Lacs 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 # 39 56th
Population Density # 29 68th
Diversity Index # 38 57th
Median Household Income # 78 11th
Per Capita Income # 85 3rd

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