Agralite Electric Cooperative is an electric utility headquartered in Benson, Minnesota, that serves members in the state's west central area from near Kerkhoven to Ortonville on the south, and from near Sunburg to Morris and Donnelly on the north. Its employees are dedicated to serving the area's electric utility needs with reliable energy and outstanding customer service.

Agralite Electric Cooperative

Population

Total Population

24,200

Population
Growth Rate

-0.11%

Median Age

43

Diversity Index

17.400

Housing & Income

Households

9,971

Total Housing Units

12,306


Owner Occupied

7,375

Render Occupied

2,596

Vacant

2,335

Median Home Value

$132,382


Average Home Value

$172,980

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

-0.16%


Per Capita Income

3.42%

Income Projection

Median Household

$52,845 $60,937


Average Household

$70,811 $83,970


Per Capita

$29,594 $35,018

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,408

Total Employed

13,026

Workers 16+

11,968

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

123

Employed

432

Mining

Businesses

2

Employed

21

Utilities

Businesses

4

Employed

62

Construction

Businesses

83

Employed

485

Manufacturing

Businesses

50

Employed

2,137

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

60

Employed

489

Some
High School

806

Graduated
High School

5,052

Associates
Degree

2,343

Bachelor's
Degree

2,787

Graduate
Degree

1,013

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

9,451

Non-Resident Commuters

2,083

Drive Alone

8,989

Carpooled

997

Public

105

Work At Home

763