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Otter Tail

Otter Tail County

Population

Total Population

60,173

Population
Growth Rate

0.59%

Median Age

49

Diversity Index

18.000

Housing & Income

Households

25,102

Total Housing Units

37,046


Owner Occupied

20,302

Renter Occupied

4,800

Vacant

11,944

Median Home Value

$184,137


Average Home Value

$230,546

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.52%


Per Capita Income

3.33%

Income Projection

Median Household

$52,789 $60,712


Average Household

$71,514 $84,553


Per Capita

$30,043 $35,398

Workforce

Total Businesses

2,895

Total Employed

28,033

Workers 16+

27,337

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

89

Employed

338

Mining

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Utilities

Businesses

8

Employed

866

Construction

Businesses

259

Employed

1,297

Manufacturing

Businesses

130

Employed

2,475

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

87

Employed

979

Some
High School

2,184

Graduated
High School

11,713

Associates
Degree

6,359

Bachelor's
Degree

7,695

Graduate
Degree

3,314

Average Commute Time

21 min.



Resident Commuters

21,254

Non-Resident Commuters

4,576

Drive Alone

21,335

Carpooled

2,783

Public

232

Work At Home

1,447


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