Nobles County, Minnesota Population 2019

Nobles County, Minnesota's estimated population is 21,810 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nobles County, Minnesota is the 44th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201821,9241140.52%
201721,810-153-0.70%
201621,9631680.77%
201521,795940.43%
201421,701-96-0.44%
201321,797640.29%
201221,7331140.53%
201121,6191930.90%
201021,4261,3286.61%
199020,098-1,742-7.98%
198021,840-1,368-5.89%
197023,208-157-0.67%
196023,3659304.15%
195022,4351,2205.75%
194021,2152,59713.95%
193018,6187013.91%
192017,9172,70717.80%
191015,2102781.86%
190014,9326,97487.64%
18907,9583,52379.44%
18804,4354,3183690.60%
187011782234.29%
1860350.00%

How Many People Live in Nobles County, Minnesota?

21,810

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,069
Some Other Race1,960
Asian1,372
Black or African American948
Two or More Races365
American Indian and Alaska Native132
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Nobles County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Nobles County, Minnesota Median Age

36


Total

35.2


Male

37.1


Female

Nobles County, Minnesota Adults

There are 16,043 adults, (3,382 of whom are seniors) in Nobles County, Minnesota.

Nobles County, Minnesota Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Nobles County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

10,635

48.66%

Male

11,219

51.34%

Nobles County, Minnesota Households and Families

Nobles County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nobles County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All71.1%28.9%
Female57.2%42.8%
Non Family54.5%45.5%
Male45.9%54.1%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9172.7171.1
Married4,1883.1486.4
Non Family2,4191.254.5
Female8294.0857.2
Male4814.1445.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nobles County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,96914.08%
9th to 12th Grade1,3389.57%
High School Graduate4,51132.27%
Some College2,75519.71%
Associates Degree1,3839.89%
Bachelors Degree1,40110.02%
Graduate Degree6234.46%

Nobles County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,8768,9411,777
Hispanic2,72188055
Other Race9061902
Asian81533761
Black475439101
Multiple Races896230
Native American1811
Islander66

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 multiple races people with a rate of 33.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,653$35,440$27,397
Less Than High School$30,278$30,437$30,087
High School Grad$30,588$34,250$23,662
Some College$32,623$42,357$26,026
Bachelors Degree$41,250$43,750$39,391
Graduate Degree$44,125$55,000$40,300

$31,653

Average Earnings

$35,440

Average Male

$27,397

Average Female

Nobles County, Minnesota Language

Nobles County, Minnesota Language by Age

Nobles County, Minnesota Language

70.52% of Nobles County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 29.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.21% of the population.

Nobles County, Minnesota Poverty

Nobles County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,7411,58227.56%
White13,0141,0568.11%
Other1,87758431.11%
Asian1,36936426.59%
Black93027930.00%
Multiple35913838.44%
Native1325541.67%
Islander8225.00%

15.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.88%

Male Poverty Rate

18.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nobles County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nobles County, Minnesota is Native, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nobles County, Minnesota is White, with 8.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.51%
High School10.59%
Some College7.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.29%
Male Unemployed41.78%
Female Employed8.67%
Male Employed5.52%

Nobles County, Minnesota Income

Nobles County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,267$66,583
Families$64,000$74,372
Married Families$70,271-
Non Families$26,092$41,689

Nobles County, Minnesota Marital Status

Nobles County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Nobles County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Nobles County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Nobles County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Nobles County, Minnesota Veterans

1,072

Number of Veterans

1,003

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam472
First Gulf War115
Korea114
Second Gulf War95
World War II77

Nobles County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9917.60%
Hispanic531.50%
Other332.61%
Asian181.92%
2 or More1612.50%
Black111.68%
Indian316.67%

Nobles County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

8.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nobles County, Minnesota Employment Status

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Nobles County, Minnesota Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

55.17%

Born in Minnesota

80.09%

Native Born

19.91%

Foreign Born

14.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.09% of Nobles County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 55.17% having been born in Minnesota. 14.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Nobles County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Worthington12764131363722.91%
Adrian12091223141.16%
Brewster473472-1-0.21%
Ellsworth463462-1-0.22%
Round Lake376371-5-1.33%
Wilmont33934782.36%
Rushmore342337-5-1.46%
Bigelow23523941.70%
Lismore22723141.76%
Dundee687022.94%
Kinbrae121200.00%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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