Washington County Profile

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The City of Hugo is a growing community located northeast of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. With a pleasant blend of rural and suburban landscapes and an abundance of natural resources, Hugo has seen rapid growth in recent years that has led to an emerging retail and commercial market, bringing many new businesses and services to the community. Industrial businesses continue to locate and expand within the City’s industrial parks, adding new jobs to the community. With low tax rates and knowledgeable staff willing to help, residents and business owners who locate here can find what they are looking for.

Visit the City’s website to learn more about Hugo and why it is a great place for community development!


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Hugo

Population

Total Population

15,519

Population
Growth Rate

1.49%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

24.000

Housing & Income

Households

5,868

Total Housing Units

5,988


Owner Occupied

5,402

Renter Occupied

466

Vacant

120

Median Home Value

$303,275


Average Home Value

$330,845

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.59%


Per Capita Income

2.36%

Income Projection

Median Household

$95,376 $104,355


Average Household

$117,648 $131,863


Per Capita

$44,485 $49,996

Workforce

Total Businesses

300

Total Employed

2,957

Workers 16+

8,162

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

17

Employed

676

2020 Construction Businesses

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Businesses

51

Employed

529

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

42

Employed

345

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

30

Employed

325

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

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Businesses

6

Employed

185

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

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Businesses

33

Employed

170

Some
High School

192

Graduated
High School

2,253

Associates
Degree

1,315

Bachelor's
Degree

2,843

Graduate
Degree

1,177

Average Commute Time

29 min.



Resident Commuters

2,220

Non-Resident Commuters

5,772

Drive Alone

7,100

Carpooled

506

Public

98

Work At Home

337