Wright County MN Information


Wright County Subdivisions

Wright County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 134,829
Daytime Population: Workers 43,944
Daytime Population: Residents 64,682
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 108,626
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 133,725
Population in Familes 114,812
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,104
Population Density2 204
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $76,700
Average Household Income $91,194
Per Capita Income $32,624


Total Housing Units 52,397 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,422 (75.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,570 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,405 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $226,536
Average Home Value $265,823


Total Households 47,992
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 35,502
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.08% 1.18%
Households 1.06% 1.17%
Families 0.99% 1.12%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.52%


Wright County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wright County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 10 90th
Population Density # 10 90th
Diversity Index # 59 33rd
Median Household Income # 6 94th
Per Capita Income # 10 90th

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