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Otter Tail

Otter Tail County

Population

Total Population

61,218

Population
Growth Rate

0.72%

Median Age

49

Diversity Index

19.100

Housing & Income

Households

25,486

Total Housing Units

37,397


Owner Occupied

20,506

Renter Occupied

4,980

Vacant

11,911

Median Home Value

$202,220


Average Home Value

$254,773

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.63%


Per Capita Income

2.43%

Income Projection

Median Household

$55,933 $61,920


Average Household

$74,604 $84,340


Per Capita

$31,086 $35,043

Workforce

Total Businesses

2,906

Total Employed

28,070

Workers 16+

27,592

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

93

Employed

491

Mining

Businesses

1

Employed

2

Utilities

Businesses

6

Employed

762

Construction

Businesses

255

Employed

1,345

Manufacturing

Businesses

131

Employed

3,142

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

87

Employed

1,111

Some
High School

2,384

Graduated
High School

11,795

Associates
Degree

6,355

Bachelor's
Degree

8,258

Graduate
Degree

3,758

Average Commute Time

21 min.



Resident Commuters

21,373

Non-Resident Commuters

4,620

Drive Alone

21,517

Carpooled

2,818

Public

234

Work At Home

1,529


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