Waseca County, Minnesota Population 2019

Waseca County, Minnesota's estimated population is 18,726 with a growth rate of -0.28% 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
201818,691-35-0.19%
201718,726-53-0.28%
201618,779-144-0.76%
201518,923-3-0.02%
201418,926-110-0.58%
201319,036-139-0.72%
201219,175-10-0.05%
201119,185400.21%
201019,1451,0665.90%
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
White17,666
Black or African American394
Two or More Races322
Some Other Race223
American Indian and Alaska Native180
Asian111
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Waseca County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Waseca County, Minnesota Median Age

39.6


Total

39.8


Male

39.4


Female

Waseca County, Minnesota Adults

There are 14,422 adults, (3,108 of whom are seniors) in Waseca County, Minnesota.

Waseca County, Minnesota Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waseca County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

9,920

52.49%

Male

8,978

47.51%

Waseca County, Minnesota Households and Families

Waseca County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waseca County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.6%7.4%
All77.8%22.2%
Male68.4%31.6%
Non Family63.9%36.1%
Female43.4%56.6%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3752.477.8
Married4,0283.0592.6
Non Family2,4271.1563.9
Female6922.6543.4
Male2283.4268.4

2.9

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waseca County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3892.99%
9th to 12th Grade5424.17%
High School Graduate4,60135.41%
Some College3,05723.53%
Associates Degree1,78313.72%
Bachelors Degree1,87514.43%
Graduate Degree7475.75%

Waseca County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,90411,3032,473
Hispanic66238480
Black24020113
Other Race19412964
Native American10910914
Multiple Races74469
Asian585239
Islander22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,017$44,015$27,736
Less Than High School$24,813$21,406$26,719
High School Grad$27,624$37,948$21,736
Some College$36,993$47,526$25,720
Bachelors Degree$44,646$61,518$38,021
Graduate Degree$52,287$52,450$52,102

$36,017

Average Earnings

$44,015

Average Male

$27,736

Average Female

Waseca County, Minnesota Language

Waseca County, Minnesota Language by Age

Waseca County, Minnesota Language

94.42% of Waseca County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.82% of the population.

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty

Waseca County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,1651,2517.74%
Black24616265.85%
Hispanic80412014.93%
Multiple2615922.61%
Other1683722.02%
Asian1113027.03%

9.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.46%

Male Poverty Rate

9.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota is Black, with 65.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waseca County, Minnesota is White, with 7.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.77%
High School9.02%
Some College6.92%
Bachelors or Greater4.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.63%
Male Unemployed10.81%
Female Employed6.72%
Male Employed3.99%

Waseca County, Minnesota Income

Waseca County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,189$67,413
Families$70,860$80,571
Married Families$79,903-
Non Families$31,328$37,642

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Waseca County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans

1,142

Number of Veterans

1,068

Male Veterans

74

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam468
First Gulf War158
Second Gulf War138
Korea123
World War II41

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1358.38%
Hispanic91.22%
2 or More75.30%

Waseca County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

6.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waseca County, Minnesota Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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