Watonwan County, Minnesota Population 2019

Watonwan County, Minnesota's estimated population is 10,916 with a growth rate of -0.60% 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
201810,980640.59%
201710,916-66-0.60%
201610,982-20-0.18%
201511,002170.15%
201410,985-68-0.62%
201311,053-65-0.58%
201211,118-50-0.45%
201111,168-26-0.23%
201011,194-488-4.18%
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
White9,556
Some Other Race1,015
Two or More Races131
Asian106
Black or African American65
American Indian and Alaska Native63

Watonwan County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Watonwan County, Minnesota Median Age

39.9


Total

38.4


Male

41.7


Female

Watonwan County, Minnesota Adults

There are 8,294 adults, (2,119 of whom are seniors) in Watonwan County, Minnesota.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Age Dependency

77.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Watonwan County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,425

49.61%

Male

5,511

50.39%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Households and Families

Watonwan County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Watonwan County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Male61.3%38.7%
Female52.9%47.1%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3272.4973.5
Married2,1412.9984.7
Non Family1,5751.2265.2
Female3993.9252.9
Male2124.1961.3

3.15

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Watonwan County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6468.81%
9th to 12th Grade5667.72%
High School Graduate3,03141.32%
Some College1,23516.84%
Associates Degree73910.07%
Bachelors Degree86011.72%
Graduate Degree2583.52%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,0765,5521,044
Hispanic1,11846932
Other Race43518116
Asian855434
Native American5129
Black3428
Multiple Races22218

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,115$40,985$27,662
Less Than High School$30,293$31,750$30,119
High School Grad$28,933$36,250$19,632
Some College$34,508$44,500$27,773
Bachelors Degree$43,061$50,833$38,000
Graduate Degree$59,500$60,625$59,250

$33,115

Average Earnings

$40,985

Average Male

$27,662

Average Female

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language by Age

Watonwan County, Minnesota Language

79.29% of Watonwan County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 20.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.91% of the population.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty

Watonwan County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,9587419.31%
Hispanic2,55351320.09%
Other1,01526926.50%
Black655787.69%
Native561017.86%

12.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.05%

Male Poverty Rate

13.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota is Black, with 87.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Watonwan County, Minnesota is White, with 9.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.17%
High School10.88%
Some College7.01%
Bachelors or Greater3.55%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.15%
Male Unemployed26.00%
Female Employed7.30%
Male Employed5.16%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Income

Watonwan County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,044$64,743
Families$62,911$79,209
Married Families$70,301-
Non Families$32,278$37,795

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Watonwan County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans

713

Number of Veterans

707

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam278
Korea146
World War II66
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War34

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6899.15%
Hispanic130.86%
Asian1212.90%
Indian1221.05%

Watonwan County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Watonwan County, Minnesota Employment Status

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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