Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2022

1,867
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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.

Blooming Prairie Demographics

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

  • White: 93.19%
  • Two or more races: 6.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.15%
  • 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 1,867 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,867.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,991.

Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,80793.19%
Black or African American30.15%
Two or More Races1296.65%
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Blooming Prairie Population by Race

Blooming Prairie Population Pyramid 2022

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Blooming Prairie Median Age

39.9


Total

38.9


Male

40.3


Female

Blooming Prairie Adults

There are 1,450 adults, (489 of whom are seniors) in Blooming Prairie.

Blooming Prairie Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Blooming Prairie Sex Ratio

Female

1,059

54.62%

Male

880

45.38%

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%
Married88.4%11.6%
Female84.8%15.2%
All84.7%15.3%
Non Family79.5%20.5%

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blooming Prairie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8182.3184.7
Married3703.2888.4
Male252.4100
Female922.8584.8
Non Family3311.0579.5

3.08

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Blooming Prairie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade695.13%
9th to 12th Grade1067.88%
High School Graduate39429.29%
Some College31323.27%
Associates Degree15111.23%
Bachelors Degree27820.67%
Graduate Degree342.53%
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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
White1,2801,144312
Black33
2+ Races4218
Hispanic5920

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%.

Blooming Prairie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,898$44,740$38,214
Less Than 9th Grade$31,164$31,164$
High School Graduate$31,300$34,886$25,156
Some College$36,313$54,583$25,417
Bachelors Degree$57,159$70,568$56,136
Graduate Degree$71,667$$70,417

$40,898

Average Earnings

$44,740

Average Male

$38,214

Average Female

Blooming Prairie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blooming Prairie Language by Age

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Blooming Prairie Language

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.

Blooming Prairie Language

Blooming Prairie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,6441589.61%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2364016.95%

10.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.46%

Male Poverty Rate

8.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blooming Prairie

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%.

Blooming Prairie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.90%
High School7.01%
Some College10.13%
Bachelors or Greater1.28%

Blooming Prairie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.26%
Male Unemployed22.73%
Female Employed3.65%
Female Unemployed73.33%

Blooming Prairie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blooming Prairie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,535$63,753
Families$73,083$76,778
Married Families$72,500-
Non Families$30,625$41,525
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Income by Household Type

Blooming Prairie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

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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124

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War14
Vietnam34
Korea45
World War II10

Blooming Prairie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343
35 to 548
55 to 6416
65 to 7434
75+63

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1218.72%
Black3100.00%

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Race

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blooming Prairie Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

4%

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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78.08%

Born in Blooming Prairie

97.22%

Native Born

2.78%

Foreign Born

2.78%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Blooming Prairie Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,9910.00%
20111,988-3-0.15%
20121,967-21-1.06%
20131,963-4-0.20%
20141,96960.31%
20151,983140.71%
20161,975-8-0.40%
20171,9750.00%
20181,959-16-0.81%
20191,936-23-1.17%
20201,913-23-1.19%
20211,890-23-1.20%
20221,867-23-1.22%

Blooming Prairie Population by Year