Yellow Medicine County MN Information


Yellow Medicine County Subdivisions

Yellow Medicine County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,222
Population in Households 9,932
Population in Familes 7,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 290
Population Density2 14
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $57,048
Average Household Income $71,770
Per Capita Income $29,743


Total Housing Units 4,760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,329 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 863 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 568 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $112,037
Average Home Value $160,363


Total Households 4,192
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 2,739
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 -0.25% -0.31%
Households -0.29% -0.34%
Families -0.42% -0.42%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.4%


Yellow Medicine County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yellow Medicine County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents 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 # 67 24th
Population Density # 67 24th
Diversity Index # 39 56th
Median Household Income # 29 68th
Per Capita Income # 42 53rd

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