Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative is a rural electric system in central Minnesota that is owned and controlled by the people to whom it supplies service. It is a non-profit, taxpaying, privately-owned and locally-managed utility operated by people working cooperatively to fulfill a common need.

Todd-Wadena, originally organized in 1940, now serves about 8,200 members with about 2,200 miles of line. Its service territory includes the majority of rural Todd and Wadena counties along with portions of Becker, Cass, Douglas, Hubbard, Ottertail and Morrison counties.

Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative

Population

Total Population

32,037

Population
Growth Rate

0.45%

Median Age

44

Diversity Index

13.000

Housing & Income

Households

12,810

Total Housing Units

15,825


Owner Occupied

10,179

Renter Occupied

2,631

Vacant

3,015

Median Home Value

$145,349


Average Home Value

$174,000

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.46%


Per Capita Income

1.87%

Income Projection

Median Household

$47,899 $50,924


Average Household

$62,130 $68,179


Per Capita

$25,010 $27,440

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,272

Total Employed

13,155

Workers 16+

13,357

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

104

Employed

3,639

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

38

Employed

1,789

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

178

Employed

1,431

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

58

Employed

939

2020 Information Businesses

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Businesses

31

Employed

925

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

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Businesses

228

Employed

709

Some
High School

1,398

Graduated
High School

7,157

Associates
Degree

3,410

Bachelor's
Degree

2,571

Graduate
Degree

816

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

7,719

Non-Resident Commuters

5,446

Drive Alone

10,340

Carpooled

1,388

Public

45

Work At Home

877