Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2020

1,962

Blooming Prairie is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,962, it is the 262nd largest city in Minnesota and the 7683rd largest city in the United States. Blooming Prairie is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually but its population has decreased by -1.70% 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 1,375 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blooming Prairie is $65,247 with a poverty rate of 15.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $694 per month, and the median house value is $124,600. The median age in Blooming Prairie is 34.5 years, 35.4 years for males, and 34.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males.

Blooming Prairie Demographics

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

  • White: 99.46%
  • Two or more races: 0.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.11%
  • 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 1,962, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,960.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,996.

Blooming Prairie, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,85099.46%
Two or More Races80.43%
Black or African American20.11%

Blooming Prairie Population Pyramid 2020

Blooming Prairie Median Age

34.5


Total

35.4


Male

34.5


Female

Blooming Prairie Adults

There are 1,366 adults, (424 of whom are seniors) in Blooming Prairie.

Blooming Prairie Age Dependency

97.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Blooming Prairie Sex Ratio

Female

1,039

55.86%

Male

821

44.14%

Blooming Prairie Households and Families

Blooming Prairie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blooming Prairie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.6%14.4%
All80.4%19.6%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
Female70.4%29.6%

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7392.4480.4
Married3063.0185.6
Non Family2961.2177.4
Female1153.9470.4
Male223.27100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blooming Prairie Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade504.19%
9th to 12th Grade857.12%
High School Graduate41134.42%
Some College29624.79%
Associates Degree13311.14%
Bachelors Degree17114.32%
Graduate Degree484.02%

Blooming Prairie Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1421,021219
Hispanic4228
Multiple Races88
Black22

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 19.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,417$49,826$29,583
Less Than High School$32,250$32,000$
High School Grad$30,192$38,611$23,625
Some College$43,365$54,375$24,750
Bachelors Degree$46,094$51,667$43,906
Graduate Degree$49,028$$

$40,417

Average Earnings

$49,826

Average Male

$29,583

Average Female

Blooming Prairie Language

Blooming Prairie Language by Age

Blooming Prairie Language

98.39% of Blooming Prairie residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.44% of the population.

Blooming Prairie Poverty

Blooming Prairie Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,62623114.21%
Hispanic1704928.82%

15.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.67%

Male Poverty Rate

16.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blooming Prairie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is Hispanic, with 28.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blooming Prairie is White, with 14.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.35%
Some College12.82%
High School8.44%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.64%
Male Unemployed19.05%
Female Employed10.47%
Male Employed3.21%

Blooming Prairie Income

Blooming Prairie Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,125$65,247
Families$71,776$77,082
Married Families$74,861-
Non Families$39,375$42,767

Blooming Prairie Marital Status

Blooming Prairie Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Blooming Prairie Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Blooming Prairie Marital Status by Race

Blooming Prairie Veterans

131

Number of Veterans

122

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War38
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War23
Korea21
World War II10

$Blooming Prairie Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blooming Prairie Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Blooming Prairie Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.43%

Born in Minnesota

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.82% of Blooming Prairie residents were born in the United States, with 80.43% having been born in Minnesota. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,96210.05%
20191,96110.05%
20181,960-17-0.86%
20171,97710.05%
20161,976-8-0.40%
20151,984150.76%
20141,96960.31%
20131,963-3-0.15%
20121,966-22-1.11%
20111,988-3-0.15%
20101,9910.00%