Brown County, Minnesota Population 2018

Brown County, Minnesota's estimated population is 25,194 with a growth rate of -0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Minnesota is the 41st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,194-133-0.53%
201625,327650.26%
201625,262340.13%
201525,228-36-0.14%
201425,264-2-0.01%
201325,266-144-0.57%
201225,410-243-0.95%
201125,653-189-0.73%
201025,842-1,142-4.23%
199026,984-1,661-5.80%
198028,645-242-0.84%
197028,8871,2114.38%
196027,6761,7816.88%
195025,8953511.37%
194025,5442,1169.03%
193023,4281,0074.49%
192022,4212,28711.36%
191020,1343471.75%
190019,7873,97025.10%
189015,8173,79931.61%
188012,0185,62287.90%
18706,3964,057173.45%
18602,3390.00%

Brown County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,587
Some Other Race238
Two or More Races208
Asian166
Black or African American57
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Brown County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brown County, Minnesota Median Age

43.3


Total

41.5


Male

44.9


Female

Brown County, Minnesota Adults

There are 19,831 adults, (5,065 of which are seniors) in Brown County, Minnesota.

Brown County, Minnesota Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

12,764

50.40%

Male

12,563

49.60%

Brown County, Minnesota Households and Families

Brown County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All78.8%21.2%
Male69.2%30.8%
Female64.2%35.8%
Non Family63.3%36.7%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brown County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6412.2778.8
Married5,5942.8792.3
Non Family3,8431.263.3
Female7722.9264.2
Male4322.8169.2

2.81

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Minnesota Households

Brown County, Minnesota Education

Brown County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6893.97%
9th to 12th Grade8514.90%
High School Graduate6,56637.80%
Some College3,77921.76%
Associates Degree1,85610.69%
Bachelors Degree2,66515.34%
Graduate Degree9645.55%

Brown County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,73615,3323,552
Hispanic44231248
Other Race1199137
Asian939315
Black3232
Native American30245
Multiple Races28289
Islander1515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 32.14%.

Brown County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,118$41,978$26,873
Less Than High School$20,904$21,011$20,764
High School Grad$29,565$36,079$22,468
Some College$35,369$45,634$26,029
Bachelors Degree$41,794$53,490$34,167
Graduate Degree$52,008$60,758$48,712

$35,118

Average Earnings

$41,978

Average Male

$26,873

Average Female

Brown County, Minnesota Language

Brown County, Minnesota Language by Age

Brown County, Minnesota Language

94.81% of Brown County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,7391,6557.28%
Hispanic98319019.33%
Other2386828.57%
Multiple2034321.18%
Black382668.42%
Native4736.38%
Asian14221.41%

7.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.88%

Male Poverty Rate

8.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Minnesota is Black, with 68.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Minnesota is Asian, with 1.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.76%.

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.81%
High School7.61%
Some College5.22%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.68%
Male Unemployed40.32%
Male Employed4.39%
Female Employed4.17%

Brown County, Minnesota Income

Brown County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,319$67,080
Families$70,401$79,883
Married Families$78,087$88,220
Non Families$31,453$41,546

Brown County, Minnesota Marital Status

Brown County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Brown County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Brown County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,860

Number of Veterans

1,707

Male Veterans

153

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam728
Korea291
Second Gulf War280
World War II166
First Gulf War132

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+575
65 to 74514
55 to 64359
18 to 34212
35 to 54200

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8589.59%
Hispanic335.78%
Other21.24%

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Minnesota Employment Status

Brown County, Minnesota Employment by Age

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brown County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Brown County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brown County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Ulm1352113342-179-1.32%
Sleepy Eye35993445-154-4.28%
Springfield21382053-85-3.98%
Hanska402376-26-6.47%
Comfrey 384373-11-2.86%
Evan8683-3-3.49%
Cobden3635-1-2.78%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990