Olmsted County, Minnesota Population 2019

Olmsted County, Minnesota's estimated population is 154,519 with a growth rate of 0.90% 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
2018156,2771,7581.14%
2017154,5191,3820.90%
2016153,1371,8021.19%
2015151,3351,2800.85%
2014150,0551,2010.81%
2013148,8541,9531.33%
2012146,9011,0900.75%
2011145,8111,2850.89%
2010144,52638,05635.74%
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
White128,436
Asian8,812
Black or African American8,584
Two or More Races3,860
Some Other Race1,551
American Indian and Alaska Native422
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20

Olmsted County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Olmsted County, Minnesota Median Age

37.1


Total

36


Male

38


Female

Olmsted County, Minnesota Adults

There are 114,192 adults, (21,498 of whom are seniors) in Olmsted County, Minnesota.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Olmsted County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

77,477

51.08%

Male

74,208

48.92%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Households and Families

Olmsted County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Olmsted County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
Male79%21%
All73.8%26.2%
Female57.2%42.8%
Non Family55%45%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All59,8042.4973.8
Married32,2003.0788
Non Family19,7281.2755
Female5,8093.0757.2
Male2,0673.5279

3.01

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Olmsted County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4942.43%
9th to 12th Grade3,1093.03%
High School Graduate21,03020.53%
Some College19,97119.49%
Associates Degree11,73211.45%
Bachelors Degree25,01824.42%
Graduate Degree19,10518.65%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White87,34684,52738,245
Asian5,8664,9073,379
Black4,1663,431972
Hispanic3,6832,709878
Multiple Races1,2751,171601
Other Race844553125
Native American28927558
Islander999

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,799$51,408$40,596
Less Than High School$20,792$24,592$13,819
High School Grad$30,658$34,632$26,243
Some College$37,810$42,723$34,274
Bachelors Degree$56,779$66,293$48,459
Graduate Degree$74,239$87,205$67,009

$45,799

Average Earnings

$51,408

Average Male

$40,596

Average Female

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language by Age

Olmsted County, Minnesota Language

86.78% of Olmsted County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 13.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty

Olmsted County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White121,4427,7646.39%
Black8,2683,43341.52%
Hispanic7,0391,39319.79%
Asian8,7904705.35%
Multiple3,7903619.53%
Other1,46223215.87%
Native363287.71%

9.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.42%

Male Poverty Rate

9.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota is Black, with 41.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olmsted County, Minnesota is Asian, with 5.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.96%
High School9.57%
Some College7.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.40%
Male Unemployed24.36%
Female Employed6.40%
Male Employed4.32%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Income

Olmsted County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,337$95,432
Families$90,880$114,657
Married Families$104,090$129,264
Non Families$40,126$52,518

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Olmsted County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans

8,471

Number of Veterans

7,986

Male Veterans

485

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,133
First Gulf War1,163
Korea1,032
Second Gulf War1,018
World War II505

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,0578.09%
Black1322.55%
2 or More1308.35%
Asian1061.63%
Hispanic741.66%
Other232.26%
Indian237.44%

Olmsted County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

3.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olmsted County, Minnesota Employment Status

71.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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