Murray County, Minnesota Population 2019

Murray County, Minnesota's estimated population is 8,346 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Murray County, Minnesota is the 75th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,346460.55%
20168,300-86-1.03%
20158,386-47-0.56%
20148,433-74-0.87%
20138,507-66-0.77%
20128,573-57-0.66%
20118,630-67-0.77%
20108,697-963-9.97%
19909,660-1,847-16.05%
198011,507-1,001-8.00%
197012,508-2,235-15.16%
196014,743-58-0.39%
195014,801-259-1.72%
194015,0601,1588.33%
193013,9022711.99%
192013,6311,87615.96%
191011,755-156-1.31%
190011,9115,21977.99%
18906,6923,08885.68%
18803,6043,3951624.40%
1870209180620.69%
1860290.00%

Murray County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,134
Asian94
Two or More Races63
Black or African American53
Some Other Race28
American Indian and Alaska Native22

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

Murray County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

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

Murray County, Minnesota Median Age

48.1


Total

47.3


Male

48.9


Female

Murray County, Minnesota Adults

There are 6,618 adults, (2,063 of whom are seniors) in Murray County, Minnesota.

Murray County, Minnesota Age Dependency

84.3

Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Murray County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

4,216

50.23%

Male

4,178

49.77%

Murray County, Minnesota Households and Families

Murray County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Murray County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All81.3%18.7%
Male77.1%22.9%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Female65.7%34.3%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Murray County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7132.2281.3
Married2,0412.7991.3
Non Family1,3591.1568.6
Male1703.0677.1
Female1433.265.7

2.76

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Murray County, Minnesota Households

Murray County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3405.60%
9th to 12th Grade2924.81%
High School Graduate2,22936.72%
Some College1,39623.00%
Associates Degree71311.75%
Bachelors Degree77812.82%
Graduate Degree3225.30%

Murray County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,7515,2561,046
Hispanic153778
Asian874824
Black503314
Multiple Races21168
Native American1412
Other Race10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 38.10%.

Murray County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,276$42,159$25,799
Less Than High School$27,933$28,894$19,286
High School Grad$30,213$37,447$17,813
Some College$36,412$47,061$26,802
Bachelors Degree$40,370$44,167$38,400
Graduate Degree$60,134$65,563$53,542

$35,276

Average Earnings

$42,159

Average Male

$25,799

Average Female

Murray County, Minnesota Language

Murray County, Minnesota Language by Age

Murray County, Minnesota Language

95.33% of Murray County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.67% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.74% of the population.

Murray County, Minnesota Poverty

Murray County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7255957.70%
Hispanic3014314.29%
Black532547.17%
Other281657.14%
Multiple631422.22%
Asian9133.30%

8.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.74%

Male Poverty Rate

9.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Murray County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Murray County, Minnesota is Other, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Murray County, Minnesota is Asian, with 3.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.99%.

Murray County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.75%
High School6.65%
Some College6.42%
Bachelors or Greater2.95%

Murray County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.33%
Female Unemployed7.69%
Female Employed7.28%
Male Employed2.84%

Murray County, Minnesota Income

Murray County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,211$69,428
Families$72,966$85,558
Married Families$78,794$
Non Families$31,130$39,700

Murray County, Minnesota Marital Status

Murray County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.5%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Murray County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Murray 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 45To54.

Murray County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race


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

Murray County, Minnesota Veterans

Murray County, Minnesota Veterans by War

652

Number of Veterans

622

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam275
Korea111
Second Gulf War53
First Gulf War52
World War II39

Murray County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+232
65 to 74220
35 to 5486
55 to 6477
18 to 3437

Murray County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6419.99%
Black1120.75%
Hispanic21.07%

Murray County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Murray County, Minnesota Employment Status

Murray County, Minnesota Employment by Age

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Murray County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Murray County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Murray County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Slayton21552035-120-5.57%
Fulda13181231-87-6.60%
Chandler270255-15-5.56%
Lake Wilson249235-14-5.62%
Currie233226-7-3.00%
Avoca147139-8-5.44%
Iona137132-5-3.65%
Hadley6158-3-4.92%
Dovray5754-3-5.26%
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