Dassel is located in south Minnesota. Dassel is part of Meeker County. Dassel has 1.63 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Dassel population is 1,493, which has grown 21.09% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 9.44% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Dassel median household income is $38,566 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 2.84% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.12% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Dassel median house value is $132,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.10% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 51.31% and is about the same as the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Dassel is much better than the state average in quality. The Dassel area code is 320.