Rice County Population 2017

Rice County's estimated population is 65,622 with a growth rate of 0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rice County is the 14th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201665,6223440.53%
201565,2782380.37%
201465,0402830.44%
201364,757-128-0.20%
201264,885-22-0.03%
201164,9076661.04%
201064,24115,05830.62%
199049,1833,0966.72%
198046,0874,50510.83%
197041,5822,5946.65%
196038,9882,7537.60%
195036,2354,07512.67%
194032,1602,1867.29%
193029,9741,6675.89%
192028,3072,3969.25%
191025,911-169-0.65%
190026,0802,1128.81%
189023,9681,4876.61%
188022,4816,39839.78%
187016,0838,540113.22%
18607,5430.00%

Rice County Population Growth

Population Data via

Rice County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White59,27790.33%
Black or African American2,9334.47%
Asian1,5022.29%
Two or More Races1,0681.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native4350.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander630.10%

Rice County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Rice County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Faribault23352236623101.33%
Northfield20016204454292.14%
Lonsdale367138962256.13%
Dundas1344149014610.86%
Morristown98598830.30%
Nerstrand29529941.36%
Kilkenny134132-2-1.49%
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