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

15,236

Population
Growth Rate

1.45%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

23.300

Housing & Income

Households

5,739

Total Housing Units

5,868


Owner Occupied

5,289

Renter Occupied

450

Vacant

129

Median Home Value

$303,527


Average Home Value

$335,961

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.52%


Per Capita Income

2.83%

Income Projection

Median Household

$92,229 $103,626


Average Household

$115,498 $132,415


Per Capita

$43,505 $50,012

Workforce

Total Businesses

293

Total Employed

3,050

Workers 16+

7,990

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

5

Employed

62

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

53

Employed

530

Manufacturing

Businesses

18

Employed

689

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

10

Employed

73

Some
High School

201

Graduated
High School

2,026

Associates
Degree

1,267

Bachelor's
Degree

2,928

Graduate
Degree

1,234

Average Commute Time

29 min.



Resident Commuters

2,437

Non-Resident Commuters

5,432

Drive Alone

6,842

Carpooled

667

Public

56

Work At Home

260