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The City of Fertile had a population of 878 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Fertile is located at latitude 47.5316 and longitude -96.2829 in Polk County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fertile (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Polk County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,138 feet.

The City of Fertile (GNIS ID: 2394761) 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 Fertile 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 Fertile: City of Fertile.

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


Total Population 878
Daytime Population: Workers 513
Daytime Population: Residents 493
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,006
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.15
Population in Households 835
Population in Familes 646
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 412
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $40,899
Average Household Income $57,975
Per Capita Income $26,319


Total Housing Units 440 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 278 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 109 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $93,750
Average Home Value $127,061


Total Households 387
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 223
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 0.58% 0.52%
Households 0.55% 0.46%
Families 0.77% 0.36%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Fertile, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fertile 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 380 58th
Population Density # 549 39th
Diversity Index # 528 42nd
Median Household Income # 807 11th
Per Capita Income # 612 32nd

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