Norman County MN Information


Norman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,855
Daytime Population: Workers 2,659
Daytime Population: Residents 3,610
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,269
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 6,706
Population in Familes 5,397
Population in Group Qrtrs 149
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $50,690
Average Household Income $63,133
Per Capita Income $26,476


Total Housing Units 3,418 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,233 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 616 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 569 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $90,877
Average Home Value $127,217


Total Households 2,849
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,817
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 0.01% -0.01%
Households -0.07% -0.06%
Families -0.17% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   3.46%


Norman County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norman 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 # 77 13th
Population Density # 80 9th
Diversity Index # 41 54th
Median Household Income # 69 22nd
Per Capita Income # 78 11th

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