Data & Demographics

Northland Connection provides acess to a broad array of tools that provide economic and demographic data from the region:

Community Profiles from ESRI, which provide a wide range of information on demographics and consumer spending patterns for Northland counties and cities

Workforce data from across the region

Tools to compare the Northland and Minnesota to other states and regions, including:
  • State-by-state comparisons from CompareMinnesota 
  • Social indicators data for the Northland from Minnesota Compass
  • Duluth-Superior MSA cluster mapping
  • Data from the Bureau of Economic Activity and Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • American FactFinder, the U.S. Census's data tool

For assistance in obtaining additional data, contact Karl Schuettler at 218.529.7564 or