Swift County, Minnesota Population 2018

Swift County, Minnesota's estimated population is 9,407 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Swift County, Minnesota is the 71st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,407-76-0.80%
20169,483390.41%
20169,444810.87%
20159,363-114-1.20%
20149,477-73-0.76%
20139,550-86-0.89%
20129,636-44-0.45%
20119,680-76-0.78%
20109,756-968-9.03%
199010,724-2,196-17.00%
198012,920-257-1.95%
197013,177-1,759-11.78%
196014,936-901-5.69%
195015,8373682.38%
194015,4697344.98%
193014,735-358-2.37%
192015,0932,14416.56%
191012,949-554-4.10%
190013,5033,34232.89%
189010,1612,68835.97%
18807,4730.00%

Swift County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,073
Black or African American172
Some Other Race139
Two or More Races61
American Indian and Alaska Native21
Asian17

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

Swift 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

Swift County, Minnesota Median Age

44.2


Total

43.3


Male

45.2


Female

Swift County, Minnesota Adults

There are 7,378 adults, (2,001 of which are seniors) in Swift County, Minnesota.

Swift County, Minnesota Age Dependency

76.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Swift County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

4,708

49.65%

Male

4,775

50.35%

Swift County, Minnesota Households and Families

Swift County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Swift County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All70.9%29.1%
Male58.8%41.2%
Non Family53.7%46.3%
Female48.3%51.7%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Swift County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1772.2370.9
Married2,1282.7988
Non Family1,5171.1153.7
Female3503.3348.3
Male1822.9958.8

2.79

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Swift County, Minnesota Households

Swift County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2613.91%
9th to 12th Grade5007.49%
High School Graduate2,36835.45%
Some College1,48022.16%
Associates Degree91413.68%
Bachelors Degree89113.34%
Graduate Degree2653.97%

Swift County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,3685,7501,131
Hispanic20610918
Black79336
Other Race70492
Multiple Races3527
Asian411

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.00%.

Swift County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,913$42,500$24,647
Less Than High School$25,000$32,188$6,406
High School Grad$29,340$36,953$18,011
Some College$33,358$46,250$25,263
Bachelors Degree$46,346$62,708$33,846
Graduate Degree$58,875$76,667$52,153

$33,913

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$24,647

Average Female

Swift County, Minnesota Language

Swift County, Minnesota Language by Age

Swift County, Minnesota Language

95.15% of Swift County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.55% of the population.

Swift County, Minnesota Poverty

Swift County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,68991710.55%
Black17014283.53%
Hispanic3988120.35%
Native201575.00%
Other139128.63%
Asian171164.71%

12.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.56%

Male Poverty Rate

16.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Swift County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Swift County, Minnesota is Black, with 83.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Swift County, Minnesota is Other, with 8.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.02%.

Swift County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.36%
High School11.20%
Some College7.96%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%

Swift County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed11.76%
Female Employed9.40%
Male Employed4.55%

Swift County, Minnesota Income

Swift County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,956$63,889
Families$61,396$76,918
Married Families$74,397$86,694
Non Families$26,605$37,630

Swift County, Minnesota Marital Status

Swift County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Swift County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Swift 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.

Swift County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Swift County, Minnesota Veterans

Swift County, Minnesota Veterans by War

698

Number of Veterans

663

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam240
Korea128
First Gulf War68
Second Gulf War62
World War II61

Swift County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+245
65 to 74174
55 to 64123
35 to 54109
18 to 3447

Swift County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6889.64%
2 or More511.90%
Black55.62%
Hispanic20.82%

Swift County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Swift County, Minnesota Employment Status

Swift County, Minnesota Employment by Age

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Swift County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Swift County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Swift County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Benson32403101-139-4.29%
Appleton14131350-63-4.46%
Kerkhoven759722-37-4.87%
Murdock278271-7-2.52%
Clontarf164159-5-3.05%
De Graff1151281311.30%
Danvers9794-3-3.09%
Holloway9289-3-3.26%
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