Nett Lake, MN Profile: Facts & Data


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Nett Lake, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The Nett Lake Census Designated Place had a population of 276 as of July 1, 2018. Nett Lake ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nett Lake is located at latitude 48.1146 and longitude -93.0811 in St. Louis County. The formal boundaries for the Nett Lake Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,325 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Nett Lake Census Designated Place are located in St. Louis County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Koochiching County.

The Nett Lake Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628823) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Nett Lake Census Designated Place is located within Unorganized Territory of Nett Lake, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Louis County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nett Lake: Net Lake.

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Nett Lake, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 276
Population in Households 274
Population in Familes 218
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 160
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $44,372
Average Household Income $58,162
Per Capita Income $24,355


Total Housing Units 93 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 73 (78.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 3.2%)
Median Home Value $250,000
Average Home Value $311,071


Total Households 90
Average Household Size 3.04
Family Households 58
Average Family Size 4
  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 -0.35% -0.29%
Households -0.4% -0.45%
Families -1.55% -0.35%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   3.81%

Nett Lake, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nett Lake to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 633 30th
Population Density # 740 18th
Diversity Index # 60 93rd
Median Household Income # 763 16th
Per Capita Income # 780 14th

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