McLeod is proud to have served its area as a premier provider of electricity since 1935. McLeod Cooperative Power is a member-owned cooperative that provides electricity to more than 6,000 residents, businesses and industries in central Minnesota, primarily in McLeod, Renville, Sibley and Carver counties. McLeod also provides DIRECTV programming and other services to 5,000 homes in its service area.

McLeod Cooperative Power Association

Population

Total Population

48,363

Population
Growth Rate

0.32%

Median Age

40

Diversity Index

20.800

Housing & Income

Households

19,132

Total Housing Units

20,741


Owner Occupied

14,983

Renter Occupied

4,149

Vacant

1,609

Median Home Value

$179,086


Average Home Value

$222,916

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.31%


Per Capita Income

2.46%

Income Projection

Median Household

$63,592 $71,610


Average Household

$79,305 $89,619


Per Capita

$31,413 $35,465

Workforce

Total Businesses

2,039

Total Employed

24,601

Workers 16+

24,451

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

68

Employed

223

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

6

Employed

114

Construction

Businesses

199

Employed

1,361

Manufacturing

Businesses

101

Employed

7,408

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

83

Employed

786

Some
High School

1,434

Graduated
High School

11,021

Associates
Degree

5,006

Bachelor's
Degree

4,690

Graduate
Degree

1,901

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

15,757

Non-Resident Commuters

8,550

Drive Alone

20,658

Carpooled

1,831

Public

69

Work At Home

1,038