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Scandia, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Scandia had a population of 4,097 as of July 1, 2018. Scandia ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Scandia is located at latitude 45.2536 and longitude -92.8058 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Scandia encompass a land area of 34.84 sq. miles and a water area of 5.01 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,043 feet.

The City of Scandia (GNIS ID: 2396548) 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.

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


Total Population 4,097
Population in Households 4,078
Population in Familes 3,576
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 118
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $88,682
Average Household Income $103,975
Per Capita Income $39,987


Total Housing Units 1,790 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,458 (81.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 114 ( 6.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 218 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $349,197
Average Home Value $403,687


Total Households 1,572
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 1,224
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 0.49% 0.75%
Households 0.58% 0.8%
Families 0.47% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Scandia, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scandia 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 # 171 81st
Population Density # 785 13th
Diversity Index # 639 30th
Median Household Income # 70 92nd
Per Capita Income # 86 91st

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