Olmsted County, Minnesota Population 2018

Olmsted County, Minnesota's estimated population is 154,930 with a growth rate of 3.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Olmsted County, Minnesota is the 8th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017154,9304,8263.22%
2016150,104-3,079-2.01%
2016153,1831,8491.22%
2015151,3341,2760.85%
2014150,0581,1400.77%
2013148,9181,9871.35%
2012146,9311,1120.76%
2011145,8191,3120.91%
2010144,50738,03735.73%
1990106,47014,46415.72%
198092,0067,9029.40%
197084,10418,57228.34%
196065,53217,30435.88%
195048,2285,57013.06%
194042,6587,23220.41%
193035,4267,41226.46%
192028,0145,51724.52%
191022,497-622-2.69%
190023,1193,31316.73%
189019,806-1,737-8.06%
188021,5431,7508.84%
187019,79310,269107.82%
18609,5240.00%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White127,969
Asian8,948
Black or African American7,903
Two or More Races3,357
Some Other Race1,495
American Indian and Alaska Native418
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Olmsted 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

Olmsted County, Minnesota Median Age

36.8


Total

35.9


Male

37.7


Female

Olmsted County, Minnesota Adults

There are 112,878 adults, (21,015 of which are seniors) in Olmsted County, Minnesota.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Olmsted County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

76,590

51.02%

Male

73,514

48.98%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Households and Families

Olmsted County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Olmsted County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
Male74.5%25.5%
All73.8%26.2%
Female59.4%40.6%
Non Family55.6%44.4%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Olmsted County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All58,6922.5173.8
Married31,2123.187.8
Non Family19,6081.2655.6
Female5,7573.1759.4
Male2,1153.5674.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Olmsted County, Minnesota Households

Olmsted County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7972.76%
9th to 12th Grade2,9922.96%
High School Graduate20,75120.51%
Some College20,12519.89%
Associates Degree12,03211.89%
Bachelors Degree24,59924.31%
Graduate Degree17,89317.68%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White86,88183,78537,031
Asian5,8144,9433,294
Black3,8353,064856
Hispanic3,5012,528773
Multiple Races1,016950492
Other Race861598125
Native American28426956
Islander777

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 100.00%.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,277$49,328$40,043
Less Than High School$19,978$24,758$13,963
High School Grad$30,366$33,296$25,371
Some College$36,713$40,729$33,574
Bachelors Degree$55,145$64,083$47,350
Graduate Degree$71,597$84,426$64,048

$43,277

Average Earnings

$49,328

Average Male

$40,043

Average Female

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language by Age

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language

87.04% of Olmsted County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 12.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 3.73% of the population.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White120,8767,9176.55%
Black7,5663,23242.72%
Hispanic6,7711,49122.02%
Asian8,9165816.52%
Multiple3,3003269.88%
Other1,41019513.83%
Native362246.63%

9.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.27%

Male Poverty Rate

10.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota is Black, with 42.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota is Asian, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.50%.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.73%
High School9.56%
Some College6.95%
Bachelors or Greater2.24%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.81%
Male Unemployed20.86%
Female Employed6.40%
Male Employed4.45%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Income

Olmsted County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,308$91,080
Families$86,793$109,835
Married Families$100,106$124,387
Non Families$38,378$49,783

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Olmsted County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Olmsted 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 35To44.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by War

9,028

Number of Veterans

8,463

Male Veterans

565

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,159
First Gulf War1,198
Second Gulf War1,191
Korea1,054
World War II615

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,482
65 to 742,252
35 to 541,795
55 to 641,694
18 to 34805

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,5298.62%
Black1643.38%
Asian1632.50%
2 or More12810.36%
Hispanic972.29%
Other252.53%
Indian196.29%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

3.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olmsted County, Minnesota Employment Status

Olmsted County, Minnesota Employment by Age

71.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Olmsted County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Olmsted County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Olmsted County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rochester10674811401172636.80%
Stewartville591460891752.96%
Byron492253924709.55%
Pine Island 32713360892.72%
Chatfield 27772804270.97%
Eyota19772024472.38%
Oronoco1300148218214.00%
Dover735747121.63%
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