The City of Slayton had a population of 2,092 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Slayton is located at latitude 43.9903 and longitude -95.7577 in Murray County. The formal boundaries for the City of Slayton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Murray County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,608 feet.
The City of Slayton (GNIS ID: 2395897) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Slayton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Slayton: City of Slayton.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,901|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,040|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,941|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.41|
|Population in Households||2,028|
|Population in Familes||1,600|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||64|
|Median Household Income||$53,743|
|Average Household Income||$63,797|
|Per Capita Income||$27,954|
|Total Housing Units||1,027 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||671 (65.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||244 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||111 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,923|
|Average Home Value||$119,747|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.96%|
The table below compares Slayton to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 253||72nd|
|Population Density||# 253||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 647||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 488||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 481||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.