Delano, MN Profile: Facts & Data


Delano Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Delano Content

Also See: Delano, MN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Delano, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of Delano had a population of 6,175 as of July 1, 2018. Delano ranks in the upper 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 Delano is located at latitude 45.0378 and longitude -93.7918 in Wright County. The formal boundaries for the City of Delano (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wright County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 922 feet.

The City of Delano (GNIS ID: 2394495) 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 Delano: City of Delano, Crow River.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Delano 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Delano (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Minnesota Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Minnesota Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Minnesota Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 6,175
Population in Households 6,120
Population in Familes 5,250
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density2 1,527
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $87,266
Average Household Income $102,927
Per Capita Income $37,360


Total Housing Units 2,308 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,720 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 471 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $274,387
Average Home Value $306,998


Total Households 2,191
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 1,585
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 1.49% 1.57%
Households 1.37% 1.46%
Families 1.37% 1.41%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.83%

Delano, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delano 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 # 130 86th
Population Density # 134 85th
Diversity Index # 576 37th
Median Household Income # 75 92nd
Per Capita Income # 131 86th

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Minnesota July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: