Little Falls, MN Profile: Facts & Data


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Little Falls, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Little Falls had a population of 8,479 as of July 1, 2018. Little Falls ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Little Falls is located at latitude 45.9833 and longitude -94.3594 in Morrison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Little Falls (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.54 sq. miles. Morrison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,112 feet.

The City of Little Falls (GNIS ID: 2395734) 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 Little Falls: City of Little Falls, Gakaabikaansing.

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


Total Population 8,479
Population in Households 8,149
Population in Familes 5,958
Population in Group Qrtrs 330
Population Density2 1,157
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $43,510
Average Household Income $56,620
Per Capita Income $24,784


Total Housing Units 3,985 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,381 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,266 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 338 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $138,582
Average Home Value $163,303


Total Households 3,647
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,086
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 0.17% 0.3%
Households 0.1% 0.26%
Families 0.13% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   1.71%

Little Falls, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Little Falls 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 # 111 88th
Population Density # 219 76th
Diversity Index # 447 50th
Median Household Income # 778 14th
Per Capita Income # 766 15th

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