Mahnomen County, MN

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Population

5,500

0.365% growth

Median Age

35.7


Median Household Income

$42,439

2.02% growth

Poverty Rate

22.7%


Number of Employees

2,193

2.36% decline

Median Property Value

$97,300

0.517% growth

About

In 2017, Mahnomen County, MN had a population of 5.5k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $42,439. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Mahnomen County, MN grew from 5,480 to 5,500, a 0.365% increase and its median household income grew from $41,597 to $42,439, a 2.02% increase.

The population of Mahnomen County, MN is 46.2% White Alone, 40.5% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone, and 8.27% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Mahnomen County, MN speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Mahnomen County, MN are White Earth Tribal and Community College (17 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in Mahnomen County, MN is $97,300, and the homeownership rate is 69.6%. Most people in Mahnomen County, MN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Mahnomen County, MN is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Mahnomen County, MN employs 2.19k people. The largest industries in Mahnomen County, MN are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (416 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (362 people), and Public Administration (176 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($56,250), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($47,083), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($46,250).

Median household income in Mahnomen County, MN is $42,439. Males in Mahnomen County, MN have an average income that is 1.31 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,870. The income inequality in Mahnomen County, MN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$42,439

2017 value

± $2,382

2.02%

1 Year Growth

± 7.36%

Households in Mahnomen County, MN have a median annual income of $42,439, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $41,597 in 2016, which represents a 2.02% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$69,210

Average Male Salary

± $1,573

$52,870

Average Female Salary

± $1,202

In 2017, full-time male employees in Minnesota made 1.31 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Minnesota by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $53,440 ± $951

  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $51,343 ± $59,950

  3. Asian

    $50,326 ± $4,235

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Minnesota workers was White. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Mahnomen County, MN is from Minnesota.

0.467

2017 Wage GINI

0.466

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Minnesota was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.29% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Minnesota was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Minnesota in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Minnesota across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9403

  2. Census Tract 9401

  3. N/A

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Mahnomen County, MN was Census Tract 9403 with a value of $46,012, followed by Census Tract 9401 and N/A, with respective values of $40,909 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Mahnomen County, MN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Males 6 - 11

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

22.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Mahnomen County, MN (1.22k out of 5.38k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 6 - 11, followed by Males < 5 and then Females 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. Native American

    763 ± 61

  2. White

    299 ± 49

  3. Two Or More

    134 ± 47

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Mahnomen County, MN is Native American, followed by White and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

2.19k

2017 Value

± 113

-2.36%

1 Year decline

± 7.19%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Mahnomen County, MN declined at a rate of -2.36%, from 2.25k employees to 2.19k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Mahnomen County, MN, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (266 people), Management Occupations (222 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (195 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Mahnomen County, MN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Mahnomen County, MN, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (266 people), Management Occupations (222 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (195 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Mahnomen County, MN has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (3.65 times higher than expected), Personal Care & Service Occupations (1.95 times), and Community & Social Service Occupations (1.86 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Mahnomen County, MN, by median earnings, are Management Occupations ($51,458), Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($48,684), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($47,917).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

2.19k

2017 Value

± 113

-2.36%

1 Year decline

± 7.19%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Mahnomen County, MN declined at a rate of -2.36%, from 2.25k employees to 2.19k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Mahnomen County, MN, are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (416 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (362 people), and Public Administration (176 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Mahnomen County, MN, though some of these residents may live in Mahnomen County, MN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Mahnomen County, MN, by number of employees, are Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (416 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (362 people), and Public Administration (176 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Mahnomen County, MN has an unusually high number of Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (8.62 times higher than expected), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (5.97 times), and Public Administration (1.72 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Mahnomen County, MN, by median earnings, are Utilities ($56,250), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($47,083), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($46,250).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Minnesota to other states, or from other states to Minnesota.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $23.9B

  2. $22.1B

  3. $19.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Minnesota product (by dollars) was Electronics with $23.9B, followed by Cereal grains ($22.1B) and Nonmetal min. prods. ($19.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Minnesota products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$316B

2015 Value

$484B

Projected 2045 Value

53.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Minnesota trade was $316B. This is expected to increase 53.4% to $484B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Minnesota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Minnesota to other states, or from other states to Minnesota.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25.5B

  2. $24.3B

  3. $13.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Minnesota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Wisconsin with $25.5B, followed by Iowa with $24.3B and Illinois and $13.1B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Minnesota shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

85.1% of the population of Mahnomen County, MN has health coverage, with 27.5% on employee plans, 31.5% on Medicaid, 12.1% on Medicare, 11.5% on non-group plans, and 2.51% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Mahnomen County, MN was $8,871 in 2014. This is a 4.8% increase from the previous year ($8,465).

Primary care physicians in Mahnomen County, MN see 5457 patients per year on average, which represents a 98.3% increase from the previous year (2752 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 0 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 0 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Aitkin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.5%). Additionally, Pine County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (37.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

5,457 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Mahnomen County, MN see an average of 5,457 patients per year. This represents a 98.3% increase from the previous year (2,752 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Mahnomen County, MN in comparison to neighboring states.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,871

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,603

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,176

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,917

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Minnesota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.8%, from $8,465 to $8,871.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

14.9%

Uninsured

27.5%

Employer Coverage

31.5%

Medicaid

12.1%

Medicare

11.5%

Non-Group

2.51%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Mahnomen County, MN declined by 2.13% from 15.2% to 14.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Mahnomen County, MN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.5% prevalence

  2. 11.7% prevalence

  3. 11.7% prevalence

Aitkin County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Minnesota, at 12.5%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Minnesota by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Mahnomen County, MN is home to a population of 5.5k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2017, 0.745% of Mahnomen County, MN residents were born outside of the country (41 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Mahnomen County, MN is composed of 2.54k White Alone residents (46.2%), 2.23k American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (40.5%), 455 Two or More Races residents (8.27%), 211 Hispanic or Latino residents (3.84%), 25 Asian Alone residents (0.455%), 19 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.345%), 17 Black or African American Alone residents (0.309%), and 4 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0727%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Mahnomen County, MN are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

36

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.3

51

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.6

In 2017, the median age of all people in Mahnomen County, MN was 35.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 51. But people in Mahnomen County, MN are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Mahnomen County, MN residents was 36.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.745%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

41 people

0.785%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

43 people

As of 2017, 0.745% of Mahnomen County, MN residents (41 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Mahnomen County, MN was 0.785%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    65,949 ± 6,267 people

  2. Somalia

    30,092 ± 4,247 people

  3. India

    29,695 ± 4,219 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Minnesota was Mexico, the natal country of 65,949 Minnesota residents, followed by Somalia with 30,092 and India with 29,695.

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Citizenship

99.7%

2017 Citizenship

99.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.7% of Mahnomen County, MN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Mahnomen County, MN was 99.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    2.54k ± 5

  2. American Indian & Alaska Native Alone

    2.23k ± 75

  3. Two or More Races

    455 ± 74

In 2017, there were 1.14 times more White Alone residents (2.54k people) in Mahnomen County, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.23k American Indian & Alaska Native Alone and 455 Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Mahnomen County, MN as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Mahnomen County, MN citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Mahnomen County, MN was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Mahnomen County, MN are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    172 ± 27

  2. Korea

    45 ± 19

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    22 ± 9

Mahnomen County, MN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.82 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Mahnomen County, MN awarded 17 degrees. The student population of Mahnomen County, MN is skewed towards women, with 21 male students and 56 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Mahnomen County, MN are American Indian or Alaska Native (14 and 82.4%), followed by White (3 and 17.6%), Asian (0 and 0%), and Black or African American (0 and 0%).

The largest universities in Mahnomen County, MN by number of degrees awarded are White Earth Tribal and Community College (17 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Mahnomen County, MN are Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (9 and 52.9%), Native American Studies (2 and 11.8%), and General Business Administration & Management (2 and 11.8%).

The median tuition costs in Mahnomen County, MN are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Mahnomen County, MN was Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities with 9 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Mahnomen County, MN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

17 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Mahnomen County, MN institution with the largest number of graduating students was White Earth Tribal and Community College with 17 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

3

Degrees Awarded to Men

14

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 3 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Mahnomen County, MN, which is 0.214 times less than the 14 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. American Indian or Alaska Native

    14 degrees awarded

  2. White

    3 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    0 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Mahnomen County, MN were to American Indian or Alaska Native students. These 14 degrees mean that there were 4.67 times more American Indian or Alaska Native students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 3 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Mahnomen County, MN was $97,300 in 2017, which is 0.447 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $96,800 to $97,300, a 0.517% increase. The homeownership rate in Mahnomen County, MN is 69.6%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Mahnomen County, MN have an average commute time of 19.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Mahnomen County, MN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$42,439

Median Household Income

± $2,382

1.95k

Number of Households

± 99

In 2017, the median household income of the 1.95k households in Mahnomen County, MN grew to $42,439 from the previous year's value of $41,597.

The following chart displays the households in Mahnomen County, MN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$97,300

2017 Median

± $8,977

$96,800

2016 Median

± $8,107

In 2017, the median property value in Mahnomen County, MN grew to to $97,300 from the previous year's value of $96,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Mahnomen County, MN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Mahnomen County, MN the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Mahnomen County, MN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Mahnomen County, MN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

69.6%

2017 Homeownership

71.7%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 69.6% of the housing units in Mahnomen County, MN were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 71.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Mahnomen County, MN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Mahnomen County, MN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Mahnomen County, MN have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

19.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Mahnomen County, MN have a shorter commute time (19.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.32% of the workforce in Mahnomen County, MN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    75.6%

  2. Carpooled

    10.8%

  3. Worked At Home

    7.11%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Mahnomen County, MN was Drove Alone (75.6%), followed by those who Carpooled (10.8%) and those who Worked At Home (7.11%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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