Redwood Electric is one of the smallest co-ops in the state with no load over 150 kW. Redwood Electric and South Central Electric share Ron Horman as general manager.

Approximately 65 percent of the co-op's members participate in load management programs. The largest load at Redwood Electric is Highwater Ethanol in Lamberton, at a 4.5 MW load.

Co-op members have generously given more than $40,000 to various nonprofits through Operation Round Up®.

Population
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Population

Population2000201020192024
Redwood Electric Cooperative16,32315,60215,42415,104

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Population by Age

Population201020192024
0-41,053956932
5-91,089996969
10-141,0961,0071,015
15-191,014914935
20-24701731633
25-29826867718
30-34757810835
35-39812855832
40-44916777838
45-491,136879799
50-541,1461,030874
55-591,0641,1501,010
60-649201,1181,138
65-697529671,025
70-74674790897
75-79522548621
80-84501419466
85+623611567
18+11,68511,87111,576
Median Age434444

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Population by Race

Redwood Electric Cooperative2019
Total15,424.000
White Alone88.670
Black Alone0.680
American Indian Alone5.160
Asian Alone2.350
Pacific Islander Alone0.010
Some Other Race0.670
Two or More Races2.450
Hispanic Origin3.750
Diversity Index26.700

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Growth Rate

Redwood Electric Cooperative2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population0%0%
Households0%0%
Families0%-1%
Median Household Income%2%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020192024
Households6,4676,3816,2896,150
Housing Units7,0077,0507,0527,057
Owner Occupied Units4,8694,740
Renter Occupied Units1,4211,410
Vacant Units763907

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Home Value

Redwood Electric Cooperative20192024
Median Home Value$115,378$124,529
Average Home Value$164,794$177,927
<$50,000786733
$50,000 - $99,9991,3911,273
$100,000 - $149,999834743
$150,000 - $199,999706656
$200,000 - $249,999298315
$250,000 - $299,999254300
$300,000 - $399,999317382
$400,000 - $499,99994110
$500,000 - $749,999109145
$1,000,000 +3026

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later49
2000-2009429
1990-1999517
1980-1989560
1970-19791,093
1960-1969754
1950-1959881
1940-1949566
1939 or Before2,220

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Income
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Income

Redwood Electric Cooperative20192024
Median Household$54,083$58,400
Average Household$71,711$80,305
Per Capita$29,308$32,774

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Household Income Base

Redwood Electric Cooperative2019
<$15,000616
$15,000 - $24,999589
$25,000 - $34,999611
$35,000 - $49,9991,033
$50,000 - $74,9991,275
$75,000 - $99,999848
$100,000 - $149,999870
$150,000 - $199,999235
$200,000+211

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+7,246
In-County Residents5,658
Out-of-County Residents1,558
Drive Alone5,572
Carpooled555
Public Transport61
Work at Home672
Less than 5 minutes812
5-9 minutes1,810
10-14 minutes862
15-19 minutes853
20-24 minutes678
25-29 minutes303
30-34 minutes460
35-39 minutes93
40-44 minutes171
45-59 minutes278
60-89 minutes109
90+ minutes146
Average Travel Time0

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees7,635
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt166
Mining0
Utilities36
Construction407
Manufacturing510
Wholesale Trade537
  
Retail Trade956
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers124
Furn & Home Furnish Str56
Electronics & Appl Store16
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip66
Food & Beverage Stores82
Health/Pers Care Stores37
Gasoline Stations200
Clothing/Accessory Store5
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music156
General Merchandise Str153
Misc Store Retailers61
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse214
Information76
  
Finance & Insurance302
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn178
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv52
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other73
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing73
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv145
Legal Services25
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises30
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt108
Educational Services911
HealthCare/Social Assist1,009
Arts/Entertainment/Rec574
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs421
Accommodation44
Food Srv/Drinking Places377
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin661
Auto Repair/Maintenance68
Public Administration Emp464

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Educational Attainment (25+)

Redwood Electric Cooperative2019
Some High School586
Graduated High School3,785
Associates Degree1,126
Bachelor's Degree1,653
Graduate Degree511

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses864
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus49
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus3
Construction Bus62
Manufacturing Bus39
Wholesale Trade Bus36
  
Retail Trade Bus99
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus17
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus7
Electronics & Appl Store Bus2
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus13
Food & Beverage Stores Bus13
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus7
Gasoline Stations Bus10
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus2
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus5
General Merchandise Str Bus5
Misc Store Retailers Bus19
Nonstore Retailers Bus0
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus38
Information Bus13
  
Finance & Insurance Bus52
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus15
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus10
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus27
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus26
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus43
Legal Services Bus8
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus2
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus14
Educational Services Bus24
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus57
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus18
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus38
Accommodation Bus5
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus33
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus157
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus33
Public Administration Bus65

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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