State Demographics

Mille Lacs Energy provides progressive, reliable electric services to most of Aitkin County and parts of Mille Lacs and Crow Wing counties. Members get the electric service they need as well as reliable information about efficiency and safety.

Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative

Population

Total Population

22,188

Population
Growth Rate

0.44%

Median Age

54

Diversity Index

23.700

Housing & Income

Households

9,709

Total Housing Units

19,482


Owner Occupied

8,053

Renter Occupied

1,657

Vacant

9,773

Median Home Value

$232,483


Average Home Value

$268,337

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.49%


Per Capita Income

2.07%

Income Projection

Median Household

$52,517 $56,032


Average Household

$67,315 $74,523


Per Capita

$29,205 $32,358

Workforce

Total Businesses

858

Total Employed

10,674

Workers 16+

8,198

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

62

Employed

2,986

2021 Arts/Entertainment/Rec

cp-industries

Businesses

27

Employed

1,467

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

87

Employed

1,092

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

16

Employed

963

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

133

Employed

782

2021 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

67

Employed

600

Some
High School

1,085

Graduated
High School

5,206

Associates
Degree

1,996

Bachelor's
Degree

2,352

Graduate
Degree

1,118

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

5,898

Non-Resident Commuters

2,194

Drive Alone

6,522

Carpooled

789

Public

39

Work At Home

460