Scott County MN Information


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  1. Scott County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forScott County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Minnesota Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Scott County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 147,493
Population in Households 146,186
Population in Familes 126,394
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,307
Population Density2 414
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $95,421
Average Household Income $117,771
Per Capita Income $40,823


Total Housing Units 52,668 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42,347 (80.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,557 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,764 ( 3.3%)
Median Home Value $294,580
Average Home Value $349,872


Total Households 50,904
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 38,533
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.55% 1.66%
Households 1.48% 1.62%
Families 1.38% 1.55%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Scott County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 9 91st
Population Density # 6 94th
Diversity Index # 10 90th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 4 97th

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