St. Louis County MN Information


St. Louis County Subdivisions

St. Louis County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 203,365
Population in Households 194,360
Population in Familes 140,462
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,005
Population Density1 33
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $50,887
Average Household Income $69,305
Per Capita Income $29,786


Total Housing Units 105,294 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61,744 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 23,678 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 19,872 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $170,890
Average Home Value $212,494


Total Households 85,422
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 49,438
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.19% 0.29%
Households 0.09% 0.21%
Families -0.08% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   3.04%


St. Louis County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares St. Louis 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 # 6 94th
Population Density # 38 57th
Diversity Index # 53 40th
Median Household Income # 72 18th
Per Capita Income # 40 55th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.