Chaska is a city located in Carver County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Carver County. With a 2020 population of 28,618, it is the 33rd largest city in Minnesota and the 1591st largest city in the United States. Chaska is currently growing at a rate of 1.43% annually and its population has increased by 2.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,810 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Chaska has a population density of 1,683 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chaska is $113,214 with a poverty rate of 4.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,160 per month, and the median house value is $290,300. The median age in Chaska is 36.2 years, 35.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chaskawas:
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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 48.27%.
90.76% of Chaska residents speak only English, while 9.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chaska is Black, with 32.17% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chaska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.27%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Chaska
93.67% of Chaska residents were born in the United States, with 69.88% having been born in Minnesota. 3.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.