Stearns Electric Association is a member-owned electric cooperative. Since 1937, Stearns Electric Association has provided electricity and related products and services to Central Minnesota.

Today, Stearns Electric Association serves more than 24,000 members in six Central Minnesota counties, including Stearns, Todd, Morrison, Kandiyohi, Pope and Douglas.

Stearns Electric Association

Population

Total Population

166,983

Population
Growth Rate

0.93%

Median Age

36

Diversity Index

30.000

Housing & Income

Households

63,173

Total Housing Units

69,760


Owner Occupied

43,962

Renter Occupied

19,211

Vacant

6,587

Median Home Value

$196,115


Average Home Value

$251,414

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.89%


Per Capita Income

2.72%

Income Projection

Median Household

$61,944 $71,162


Average Household

$80,502 $92,359


Per Capita

$30,818 $35,236

Workforce

Total Businesses

6,594

Total Employed

95,901

Workers 16+

83,920

HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

595

Employed

16,135

Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

976

Employed

13,782

Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

293

Employed

10,360

Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

420

Employed

7,319

Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

167

Employed

6,385

Food Service/Drinking Estab

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Businesses

360

Employed

6,031

Some
High School

4,027

Graduated
High School

29,030

Associates
Degree

15,026

Bachelor's
Degree

20,522

Graduate
Degree

9,893

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

66,422

Non-Resident Commuters

16,974

Drive Alone

66,768

Carpooled

6,373

Public

1,030

Work At Home

5,074