Butterfield, Minnesota Population 2021

579
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Butterfield is a city located in Watonwan County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 579, it is the 459th largest city in Minnesota and the 12697th largest city in the United States . Butterfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -1.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 586 in 2010. Butterfield reached it's highest population of 597 in 2014. Spanning over 0 miles, Butterfield has a population density of 1,476 people per square mile.

The average household income in Butterfield is $56,893 with a poverty rate of 18.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $788 per month, and the median house value is $59,000. The median age in Butterfield is 38.8 years, 45.6 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.

Butterfield Demographics

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

  • White: 75.05%
  • Asian: 18.56%
  • Other race: 4.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.60%
  • Native American: 0.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butterfield, Minnesota is 579 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 594.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 586.

Butterfield, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37675.05%
Asian9318.56%
Some Other Race214.19%
Two or More Races81.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.60%
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Butterfield Population by Race

Butterfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Butterfield Median Age

38.8


Total

45.6


Male

33.5


Female

Butterfield Adults

There are 377 adults, (115 of whom are seniors) in Butterfield.

Butterfield Age Dependency

91.2

Age Dependency Ratio

43.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Butterfield Sex Ratio

Female

266

53.09%

Male

235

46.91%

Butterfield Population by Age

Butterfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Butterfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.4%3.6%
All92%8%
Non Family89.5%10.5%
Male85.7%14.3%
Female66.7%33.3%

92.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butterfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1872.6892
Married1113.1596.4
Non Family571.2389.5
Female124.2566.7
Male74.2985.7

3.25

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Butterfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6519.23%
9th to 12th Grade4212.43%
High School Graduate13941.12%
Some College277.99%
Associates Degree185.33%
Bachelors Degree4212.43%
Graduate Degree51.48%
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Butterfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Butterfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19917541
Asian76245
Hispanic58271
Other Race93
2+ Races55
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.60%.

Butterfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,329$27,583$24,167
Less Than 9th Grade$23,269$22,344$23,750
High School Graduate$25,000$$18,750
Some College$25,000$30,417$23,438
Bachelors Degree$39,167$41,250$35,000
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,329

Average Earnings

$27,583

Average Male

$24,167

Average Female

Butterfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Butterfield Language by Age

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Butterfield Language

62.85% of Butterfield residents speak only English, while 37.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.17% of the population.

Butterfield Language

Butterfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1255140.80%
White2784114.75%

18.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.19%

Male Poverty Rate

22.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butterfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butterfield is Hispanic, with 40.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butterfield is White, with 14.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Butterfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.30%
Bachelors or Greater10.64%
Some College4.44%
High School4.32%

Butterfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.76%
Female Employed5.26%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Butterfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Butterfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,250$56,893
Families$53,125$64,790
Married Families$57,917-
Non Families$29,375$36,525
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Income by Household Type

Butterfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Butterfield Married by Age and Sex

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Butterfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Butterfield Marital Status by Race

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Butterfield Marital Status

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32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Korea7
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Butterfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
75+11
55 to 648
35 to 54
18 to 34

Butterfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2910.74%
Asian33.85%

Butterfield Veterans by Race

Butterfield Veterans by Education

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6.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butterfield Veterans by Education

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69.2%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Butterfield Employment by Age

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Butterfield Employment by Race

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Butterfield 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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64.27%

Born in Butterfield

70.66%

Native Born

29.34%

Foreign Born

17.96%

Non Citizen

11.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

70.66% of Butterfield residents were born in the United States, with 64.27% having been born in Minnesota. 17.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Butterfield Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021579-5-0.86%
2020584-5-0.85%
2019589-5-0.84%
201859410.17%
2017593-3-0.50%
2016596-1-0.17%
20155970.00%
2014597132.23%
201358481.39%
2012576-3-0.52%
2011579-4-0.69%
20105830.00%

Butterfield Population by Year