The City of Paynesville had a population of 2,498 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Paynesville is located at latitude 45.3805 and longitude -94.7119 in Stearns County. The formal boundaries for the City of Paynesville encompass a land area of 2.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Stearns County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,171 feet.
The City of Paynesville (GNIS ID: 2396168) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Paynesville: City of Paynesville, New Paynesville.
|Total Population||2,498 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,444 (97.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,922 (76.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||54 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$53,857|
|Average Household Income||$70,903|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,077|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,164 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||780 (67.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||311 (26.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||73 ( 6.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$204,301|
|Average Home Value||$255,495|
|Housing Affordability Index3||155|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.76%|
The table below compares Paynesville to the other 903 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 236||74th|
|Population Density||# 258||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 619||31st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 249||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 499||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 477||48th|
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