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

15,681

Population
Growth Rate

1.45%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

25.000

Housing & Income

Households

5,969

Total Housing Units

6,091


Owner Occupied

5,496

Renter Occupied

473

Vacant

122

Median Home Value

$324,947


Average Home Value

$349,290

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.61%


Per Capita Income

2.28%

Income Projection

Median Household

$101,358 $105,713


Average Household

$124,926 $139,428


Per Capita

$47,553 $53,215

Workforce

Total Businesses

300

Total Employed

3,237

Workers 16+

8,157

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

45

Employed

755

2021 Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

17

Employed

627

2021 Construction Businesses

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Businesses

56

Employed

559

2021 Building Matl/Garden Equip

N

Businesses

9

Employed

464

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

27

Employed

256

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

32

Employed

164

Some
High School

175

Graduated
High School

2,318

Associates
Degree

1,234

Bachelor's
Degree

2,764

Graduate
Degree

1,289

Average Commute Time

28 min.



Resident Commuters

2,223

Non-Resident Commuters

5,759

Drive Alone

7,126

Carpooled

440

Public

84

Work At Home

397