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Pope

Pope County

Population

Total Population

11,650

Population
Growth Rate

0.70%

Median Age

47

Diversity Index

9.200

Housing & Income

Households

5,042

Total Housing Units

6,892


Owner Occupied

4,204

Renter Occupied

838

Vacant

1,850

Median Home Value

$182,653


Average Home Value

$227,890

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.76%


Per Capita Income

2.45%

Income Projection

Median Household

$56,177 $61,653


Average Household

$75,500 $85,108


Per Capita

$32,848 $37,078

Workforce

Total Businesses

567

Total Employed

5,381

Workers 16+

5,312

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

38

Employed

154

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

2

Employed

34

Construction

Businesses

44

Employed

206

Manufacturing

Businesses

34

Employed

809

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

22

Employed

344

Some
High School

319

Graduated
High School

2,604

Associates
Degree

1,379

Bachelor's
Degree

1,426

Graduate
Degree

564

Average Commute Time

18 min.



Resident Commuters

3,327

Non-Resident Commuters

1,944

Drive Alone

4,269

Carpooled

421

Public

27

Work At Home

275


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I love my RN job & couldn't have gotten here without the help of CEP!  Thank You! ~ CR

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Re-Employment presented many unforeseen challenges for me.  Rural Minnesota CEP provided much needed, and greatly appreciated support.  Thank You. ~ MM

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I work full time now, feel great about myself and setting a good example for my kids.  Staff helped me make a plan for my son who is disabled.  They made me feel like they really cared about what they were doing. ~ AN

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Thank you!  Without the help from CEP I would not be financially independent ~ RK

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This program was awesome and helped me get started in my nursing career, when I was unable to afford it.  Thank you so much! ~ SH

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I know if it wasn't for Rural Mn CEP I would not be in the positive situation that they helped me get to in my life.  I  am so grateful!  Thank you Rural Mn CEP! ~ TC