Red Lake County MN Information


Red Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,178
Daytime Population: Workers 1,501
Daytime Population: Residents 1,932
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,433
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 4,144
Population in Familes 3,290
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $53,118
Average Household Income $63,543
Per Capita Income $26,948


Total Housing Units 1,999 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,403 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 363 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 233 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $94,060
Average Home Value $125,125


Total Households 1,766
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 1,122
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 0.3% 0.26%
Households 0.23% 0.21%
Families 0.14% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   3.29%


Red Lake County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red Lake 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 # 85 3rd
Population Density # 73 16th
Diversity Index # 60 31st
Median Household Income # 44 51st
Per Capita Income # 75 15th

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