Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population 2018

Le Sueur County, Minnesota's estimated population is 28,111 with a growth rate of 1.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Le Sueur County, Minnesota is the 38th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,1114611.67%
201627,650-64-0.23%
201627,714-3-0.01%
201527,717-87-0.31%
201427,8041020.37%
201327,702430.16%
201227,659-121-0.44%
201127,780470.17%
201027,7334,49419.34%
199023,239-195-0.83%
198023,4342,1029.85%
197021,3321,4267.16%
196019,9068184.29%
195019,088-139-0.72%
194019,2271,2376.88%
193017,9901200.67%
192017,870-739-3.97%
191018,609-1,625-8.03%
190020,2341,1776.18%
189019,0572,95418.34%
188016,1034,49638.74%
187011,6076,289118.26%
18605,3180.00%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,471
Some Other Race451
Two or More Races293
Black or African American213
Asian125
American Indian and Alaska Native95
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Le Sueur 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

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Median Age

41.5


Total

41.2


Male

41.7


Female

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Adults

There are 20,903 adults, (4,396 of which are seniors) in Le Sueur County, Minnesota.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

13,645

49.35%

Male

14,005

50.65%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Households and Families

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94%6%
All81.2%18.8%
Male77.7%22.3%
Non Family62.3%37.7%
Female60.1%39.9%

81.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8052.5281.2
Married6,2433.0694
Non Family3,2771.262.3
Female7373.2760.1
Male5483.2877.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Households

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Education

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5232.77%
9th to 12th Grade1,2206.46%
High School Graduate6,78835.97%
Some College4,07921.62%
Associates Degree2,22911.81%
Bachelors Degree2,87115.21%
Graduate Degree1,1616.15%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,84516,4793,933
Hispanic65430329
Other Race2097910
Asian1019934
Black10095
Multiple Races918423
Native American58455
Islander22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 33.66%.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,615$44,335$31,213
Less Than High School$29,952$32,623$24,125
High School Grad$33,659$40,877$24,608
Some College$37,459$46,221$30,514
Bachelors Degree$48,361$62,448$40,030
Graduate Degree$57,452$69,200$55,286

$38,615

Average Earnings

$44,335

Average Male

$31,213

Average Female

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language by Age

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language

94.10% of Le Sueur County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.55% of the population.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,1281,6816.69%
Hispanic1,52445129.59%
Black21318586.85%
Other430296.74%
Multiple293248.19%
Native931617.20%

8.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.98%

Male Poverty Rate

9.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota is Black, with 86.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota is White, with 6.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.10%.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.17%
High School9.19%
Some College4.44%
Bachelors or Greater2.63%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.14%
Male Unemployed20.62%
Female Employed4.75%
Male Employed3.02%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Income

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,462$75,481
Families$75,887$88,585
Married Families$83,443$
Non Families$31,921$41,030

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,873

Number of Veterans

1,749

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam717
Korea237
First Gulf War223
Second Gulf War181
World War II75

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74516
75+451
55 to 64438
35 to 54374
18 to 3494

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8559.18%
2 or More106.49%
Other83.56%
Hispanic70.84%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

2.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment Status

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment by Age

71.1%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Le Sueur County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mankato 397174172020035.04%
New Prague 732976353064.18%
Le Sueur 40623979-83-2.04%
Montgomery29542907-47-1.59%
Le Center24982445-53-2.12%
Waterville18731845-28-1.49%
Cleveland719699-20-2.78%
Elysian 652667152.30%
Kasota673652-21-3.12%
Kilkenny134132-2-1.49%
Heidelberg12312410.81%
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