Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2021

1,890
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Blooming Prairie is a city located in Steele County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,890, it is the 265th largest city in Minnesota and the 7813th largest city in the United States . Blooming Prairie is currently declining at a rate of -1.20% annually and its population has decreased by -5.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,996 in 2010. Blooming Prairie reached it's highest population of 1,991 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Blooming Prairie has a population density of 1,325 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blooming Prairie is $65,397 with a poverty rate of 15.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $127,400. The median age in Blooming Prairie is 36.4 years, 38 years for males, and 34.7 years for females.

Blooming Prairie Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blooming Prairie was:

  • White: 99.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota is 1,890 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,959.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,996.

Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,90399.32%
Two or More Races80.42%
Black or African American50.26%
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Blooming Prairie Population by Race

Blooming Prairie Population Pyramid $2021

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Blooming Prairie Median Age

36.4


Total

38


Male

34.7


Female

Blooming Prairie Adults

There are 1,414 adults, (462 of whom are seniors) in Blooming Prairie.

Blooming Prairie Age Dependency

101.3

Age Dependency Ratio

48.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Blooming Prairie Sex Ratio

Female

1,075

56.11%

Male

841

43.89%

Blooming Prairie Population by Age

Blooming Prairie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blooming Prairie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.3%12.7%
Female82.3%17.7%
All81.8%18.2%
Non Family73%27%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blooming Prairie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7602.4581.8
Married3543.1387.3
Non Family2701.1373
Female1133.3282.3
Male233.17100

3.03

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Blooming Prairie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade846.49%
9th to 12th Grade786.02%
High School Graduate45334.98%
Some College32725.25%
Associates Degree14010.81%
Bachelors Degree17613.59%
Graduate Degree372.86%
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Blooming Prairie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blooming Prairie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2371,103213
Hispanic4517
2+ Races88
Black55

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 white people with a rate of 17.22%.

Blooming Prairie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,593$50,000$27,778
Less Than 9th Grade$30,750$32,250$
High School Graduate$27,380$39,107$25,101
Some College$43,533$55,938$28,750
Bachelors Degree$46,250$68,000$41,563
Graduate Degree$$$

$39,593

Average Earnings

$50,000

Average Male

$27,778

Average Female

Blooming Prairie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blooming Prairie Language by Age

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Blooming Prairie Language

97.52% of Blooming Prairie residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Blooming Prairie Language

Blooming Prairie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,68821312.62%
Hispanic1617546.58%

15.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.51%

Male Poverty Rate

14.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blooming Prairie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is Hispanic, with 46.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is White, with 12.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.28%.

Blooming Prairie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.59%
Some College10.71%
High School9.52%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Blooming Prairie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed69.23%
Male Unemployed23.81%
Female Employed8.75%
Male Employed4.68%

Blooming Prairie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blooming Prairie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,357$65,397
Families$73,587$75,469
Married Families$76,500-
Non Families$21,316$39,605
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Income by Household Type

Blooming Prairie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Blooming Prairie Married by Age and Sex

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Blooming Prairie Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Blooming Prairie Marital Status by Race

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Blooming Prairie Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

106

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam40
Second Gulf War23
Korea15
First Gulf War13
World War II9

Blooming Prairie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7440
75+33
18 to 3419
55 to 6413
35 to 548

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1087.71%
Black5100.00%

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Race

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Education

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62.3%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Blooming Prairie Employment by Age

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Blooming Prairie Employment by Race

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Blooming Prairie Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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81.63%

Born in Blooming Prairie

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

1.10%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Blooming Prairie residents were born in the United States, with 81.63% having been born in Minnesota. 1.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blooming Prairie Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,890-23-1.20%
20201,913-23-1.19%
20191,936-23-1.17%
20181,959-16-0.81%
20171,9750.00%
20161,975-8-0.40%
20151,983140.71%
20141,96960.31%
20131,963-4-0.20%
20121,967-21-1.06%
20111,988-3-0.15%
20101,9910.00%

Blooming Prairie Population by Year