Mower County MN Information


Mower County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 39,342
Daytime Population: Workers 19,010
Daytime Population: Residents 19,227
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,237
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 38,710
Population in Familes 30,738
Population in Group Qrtrs 632
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $52,277
Average Household Income $68,503
Per Capita Income $27,697


Total Housing Units 17,077 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,500 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,316 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,261 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $119,068
Average Home Value $160,389


Total Households 15,816
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 10,135
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% 0.07%
Households -0.01% 0.02%
Families -0.11% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   3.53%


Mower County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mower 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 # 25 72nd
Population Density # 26 71st
Diversity Index # 8 92nd
Median Household Income # 53 40th
Per Capita Income # 64 28th

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