Brown County, Minnesota Population 2019

Brown County, Minnesota's estimated population is 25,194 with a growth rate of -0.27% 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
201725,194-68-0.27%
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
White24,233
Some Other Race450
Two or More Races230
Asian177
Black or African American71
American Indian and Alaska Native58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Brown County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brown County, Minnesota Median Age

42.5


Total

40.6


Male

44.5


Female

Brown County, Minnesota Adults

There are 19,713 adults, (5,076 of whom are seniors) in Brown County, Minnesota.

Brown County, Minnesota Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

12,693

50.28%

Male

12,550

49.72%

Brown County, Minnesota Households and Families

Brown County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Brown County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All77.8%22.2%
Male76.6%23.4%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female56.8%43.2%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brown County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6682.2677.8
Married5,7302.8490.9
Non Family3,6901.262.1
Female7702.6656.8
Male4782.7976.6

2.76

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.1%

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 Grade6773.92%
9th to 12th Grade7644.42%
High School Graduate6,50837.65%
Some College3,92222.69%
Associates Degree1,98811.50%
Bachelors Degree2,52214.59%
Graduate Degree9045.23%

Brown County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,55615,2753,338
Hispanic50735066
Other Race28520056
Asian10710713
Black4239
Native American3131
Islander2424
Multiple Races23238

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 34.78%.

Brown County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,983$42,622$27,811
Less Than High School$20,494$23,295$15,833
High School Grad$30,754$36,946$22,825
Some College$36,305$45,771$27,939
Bachelors Degree$42,059$56,875$33,718
Graduate Degree$53,519$61,731$50,606

$35,983

Average Earnings

$42,622

Average Male

$27,811

Average Female

Brown County, Minnesota Language

Brown County, Minnesota Language by Age

Brown County, Minnesota Language

95.02% of Brown County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.21% of the population.

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,5621,4526.44%
Hispanic1,02140539.67%
Other45028563.33%
Multiple2204420.00%
Black483572.92%
Native5347.55%

8.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.08%

Male Poverty Rate

9.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Minnesota is Black, with 72.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Minnesota is White, with 6.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.70%.

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.33%
High School7.92%
Some College4.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Brown County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed68.59%
Male Unemployed42.74%
Female Employed5.07%
Male Employed3.15%

Brown County, Minnesota Income

Brown County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,764$69,764
Families$71,962$82,617
Married Families$79,419$
Non Families$30,965$42,180

Brown County, Minnesota Marital Status

Brown County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,780

Number of Veterans

1,629

Male Veterans

151

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam698
Korea277
Second Gulf War260
World War II136
First Gulf War99

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+599
65 to 74522
55 to 64283
18 to 34228
35 to 54148

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7799.32%
Hispanic426.86%
Other10.35%

Brown County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Minnesota Employment Status

Brown County, Minnesota Employment by Age

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

2.3%

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