Watonwan County, Minnesota Population 2018

Watonwan County, Minnesota's estimated population is 10,840 with a growth rate of -1.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Watonwan County, Minnesota is the 65th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,840-156-1.42%
201610,996850.78%
201610,911-22-0.20%
201510,933-17-0.16%
201410,950-94-0.85%
201311,044-72-0.65%
201211,116-48-0.43%
201111,164-28-0.25%
201011,192-490-4.19%
199011,682-679-5.49%
198012,361-937-7.05%
197013,298-1,162-8.04%
196014,4605794.17%
195013,881-21-0.15%
194013,9021,1008.59%
193012,8023452.77%
192012,4571,0759.44%
191011,382-114-0.99%
190011,4963,75048.41%
18907,7462,64251.76%
18805,1042,678110.39%
18702,4260.00%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,970
Some Other Race691
Asian131
Two or More Races84
Black or African American70
American Indian and Alaska Native50

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

Watonwan 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

Watonwan County, Minnesota Median Age

39.7


Total

38.7


Male

41.2


Female

Watonwan County, Minnesota Adults

There are 8,324 adults, (2,111 of which are seniors) in Watonwan County, Minnesota.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Watonwan County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,582

50.76%

Male

5,414

49.24%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Households and Families

Watonwan County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Watonwan County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female57.9%42.1%
Male44.5%55.5%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Watonwan County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4652.4373.8
Married2,1462.9186.4
Non Family1,6121.1866.1
Female4443.9157.9
Male2633.6744.5

3.06

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Watonwan County, Minnesota Households

Watonwan County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6248.40%
9th to 12th Grade4986.70%
High School Graduate3,02440.71%
Some College1,34318.08%
Associates Degree7259.76%
Bachelors Degree94712.75%
Graduate Degree2673.59%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1665,6721,187
Hispanic1,13455719
Other Race31817119
Asian70262
Native American3823
Black3333
Multiple Races22206

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 27.27%.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,719$37,440$26,587
Less Than High School$26,806$26,984$26,556
High School Grad$26,994$34,388$21,127
Some College$33,976$42,169$30,054
Bachelors Degree$40,588$50,822$36,114
Graduate Degree$52,917$57,000$51,000

$31,719

Average Earnings

$37,440

Average Male

$26,587

Average Female

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language by Age

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language

79.60% of Watonwan County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 20.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.52% of the population.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,0906868.48%
Hispanic2,48951020.49%
Other69111516.64%
Black706491.43%
Native441022.73%
Asian13121.53%

11.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.13%

Male Poverty Rate

15.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota is Black, with 91.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota is Asian, with 1.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.53%.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.50%
High School11.53%
Some College5.43%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.59%
Male Unemployed31.03%
Female Employed9.20%
Male Employed2.35%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Income

Watonwan County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,068$62,605
Families$61,833$75,698
Married Families$71,667$
Non Families$31,329$37,223

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Watonwan County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Watonwan 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.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by War

767

Number of Veterans

758

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam290
Korea133
World War II94
First Gulf War48
Second Gulf War46

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+299
65 to 74221
55 to 64119
35 to 54108
18 to 3420

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7569.76%
Hispanic90.62%
Indian715.22%
Asian45.26%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Watonwan County, Minnesota Employment Status

Watonwan County, Minnesota Employment by Age

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Watonwan County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Watonwan County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Watonwan County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. James46044447-157-3.41%
Madelia23082239-69-2.99%
Butterfield58659040.68%
Lewisville250245-5-2.00%
Ormsby 131127-4-3.05%
Darfur108106-2-1.85%
Odin106104-2-1.89%
La Salle8785-2-2.30%
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