Blooming Prairie is a city located in Steele County Minnesota. Blooming Prairie has a 2020 population of 1,867. Blooming Prairie is currently declining at a rate of -1.22% annually and its population has decreased by -6.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,991 in 2010.
The average household income in Blooming Prairie is $65,397 with a poverty rate of 10.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $692 per month, and the median house value is $125,300. The median age in Blooming Prairie is 36.4 years, 38 years for males, and 34.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blooming Prairiewas:
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 24.38%.
91.91% of Blooming Prairie residents speak only English, while 8.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is White, with 9.61% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is Hispanic, with 16.95% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Blooming Prairie
97.22% of Blooming Prairie residents were born in the United States, with 78.08% having been born in Minnesota. 2.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.