Waseca County, Minnesota Population 2018

Waseca County, Minnesota's estimated population is 18,787 with a growth rate of -1.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Waseca County, Minnesota is the 50th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,787-247-1.30%
201619,0342061.09%
201618,828-101-0.53%
201518,929100.05%
201418,919-108-0.57%
201319,027-145-0.76%
201219,172-11-0.06%
201119,183420.22%
201019,1411,0625.87%
199018,079-369-2.00%
198018,4481,78510.71%
197016,6636223.88%
196016,0411,0847.25%
195014,957-229-1.51%
194015,1867745.37%
193014,4122791.97%
192014,1336674.95%
191013,466-1,294-8.77%
190014,7601,44710.87%
189013,3139287.49%
188012,3854,53157.69%
18707,8545,253201.96%
18602,6010.00%

Waseca County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,752
Black or African American509
Two or More Races322
Some Other Race225
American Indian and Alaska Native133
Asian93

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

Waseca 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

Waseca County, Minnesota Median Age

39.4


Total

39.5


Male

39.2


Female

Waseca County, Minnesota Adults

There are 14,599 adults, (3,084 of which are seniors) in Waseca County, Minnesota.

Waseca County, Minnesota Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Waseca County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

10,038

52.74%

Male

8,996

47.26%

Waseca County, Minnesota Households and Families

Waseca County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waseca County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All76.3%23.7%
Male73.7%26.3%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Female45.6%54.4%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waseca County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3292.4376.3
Married4,1383.0291.3
Non Family2,3371.1858.4
Female6302.7945.6
Male2243.3173.7

2.93

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waseca County, Minnesota Households

Waseca County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3973.02%
9th to 12th Grade6625.03%
High School Graduate4,76736.22%
Some College3,09923.54%
Associates Degree1,62412.34%
Bachelors Degree1,96214.91%
Graduate Degree6524.95%

Waseca County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,00111,2822,480
Hispanic69039570
Black30927412
Other Race19812532
Native American7974
Multiple Races73546
Asian585552

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 89.66%.

Waseca County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,698$42,016$26,839
Less Than High School$23,608$22,212$24,394
High School Grad$27,413$37,528$22,171
Some College$34,828$43,810$25,631
Bachelors Degree$43,905$53,147$37,165
Graduate Degree$58,913$73,409$52,300

$33,698

Average Earnings

$42,016

Average Male

$26,839

Average Female

Waseca County, Minnesota Language

Waseca County, Minnesota Language by Age

Waseca County, Minnesota Language

94.08% of Waseca County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.92% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.93% of the population.

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3101,0736.58%
Black31420665.61%
Hispanic8099211.37%
Other1391913.67%
Multiple251155.98%
Asian931313.98%

7.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.53%

Male Poverty Rate

8.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota is Black, with 65.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 5.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.70%.

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.79%
High School7.83%
Some College6.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.05%

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.82%
Male Unemployed9.69%
Female Employed5.77%
Male Employed3.22%

Waseca County, Minnesota Income

Waseca County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,199$68,488
Families$70,513$82,941
Married Families$78,649$
Non Families$26,536$35,128

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Waseca County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Waseca 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 55To64.

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,397

Number of Veterans

1,249

Male Veterans

148

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam554
Second Gulf War227
First Gulf War200
Korea139
World War II59

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74367
35 to 54320
75+282
55 to 64255
18 to 34173

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,38810.16%
Hispanic121.63%
2 or More95.96%

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waseca County, Minnesota Employment Status

Waseca County, Minnesota Employment by Age

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Waseca County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Waseca County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Waseca County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Waseca94189074-344-3.65%
Janesville22562272160.71%
New Richland12051199-6-0.50%
Elysian 652667152.30%
Waldorf22922900.00%
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