Hector is located in south Minnesota. Hector is between the Renville, Kandiyohi, Meeker, Sibley county. Hector has 1.55 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hector population is 1,051, which has shrunk 9.86% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 9.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hector median household income is $50,417 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.78% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.12% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hector median house value is $85,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 51.78% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 51.31% and is higher than 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 Hector is close to the state average in quality. The Hector area code is 320.