Hector, Minnesota Population 2020

1,062

Hector is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,062, it is the 347th largest city in Minnesota and the 10058th largest city in the United States. Hector is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually but its population has decreased by -7.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,151 in 2010. Hector reached it's highest population of 1,152 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Hector has a population density of 588 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hector is $67,039 with a poverty rate of 11.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $808 per month, and the median house value is $81,600. The median age in Hector is 48.6 years, 48.3 years for males, and 48.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.2 males.

Hector Demographics

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

  • White: 86.07%
  • Other race: 13.13%
  • Two or more races: 0.50%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hector, Minnesota is 1,062, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,056.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,151.

Hector, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86586.07%
Some Other Race13213.13%
Two or More Races50.50%
Black or African American30.30%

Hector Population Pyramid 2020

Hector Median Age

48.6


Total

48.3


Male

48.7


Female

Hector Adults

There are 784 adults, (216 of whom are seniors) in Hector.

Hector Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hector Sex Ratio

Female

497

49.45%

Male

508

50.55%

Hector Households and Families

Hector Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hector Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.4%3.6%
Male83.3%16.7%
All80.6%19.4%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female57.9%42.1%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4632.1680.6
Married2252.4696.4
Non Family1631.266.3
Female573.1957.9
Male183.7283.3

2.54

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hector Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade334.65%
9th to 12th Grade7110.01%
High School Graduate20328.63%
Some College23132.58%
Associates Degree8511.99%
Bachelors Degree649.03%
Graduate Degree223.10%

Hector Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White65960186
Hispanic504
Other Race504

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.05%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,625$47,045$29,444
Less Than High School$29,226$48,409$28,542
High School Grad$35,556$41,250$17,386
Some College$36,818$46,042$29,792
Bachelors Degree$63,750$61,250$66,875
Graduate Degree$53,750$$43,750

$37,625

Average Earnings

$47,045

Average Male

$29,444

Average Female

Hector Language

Hector Language by Age

Hector Language

85.89% of Hector residents speak only English, while 14.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.59% of the population.

Hector Poverty

Hector Poverty by Race

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.80%

Male Poverty Rate

13.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hector

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hector is White, with 13.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hector is White, with 13.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.63%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.08%
Some College8.23%
High School6.40%
Bachelors or Greater5.81%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed10.73%
Male Employed1.29%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hector Income

Hector Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,125$67,039
Families$63,462$75,044
Married Families$73,958-
Non Families$32,422$49,004

Hector Marital Status

Hector Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hector Married by Age and Sex

Hector 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.

Hector Marital Status by Race

Hector Veterans

76

Number of Veterans

74

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam39
Korea10
World War II6
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War3
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7429
75+27
55 to 6417
35 to 543
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White7410.48%
Hispanic22.70%
Other22.70%

$Hector Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hector Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hector 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

80.60%

Born in Minnesota

94.73%

Native Born

5.27%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.73% of Hector residents were born in the United States, with 80.60% having been born in Minnesota. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,06230.28%
20191,05930.28%
20181,056-6-0.56%
20171,06230.28%
20161,059-16-1.49%
20151,075-13-1.19%
20141,088-12-1.09%
20131,100-18-1.61%
20121,118-12-1.06%
20111,130-22-1.91%
20101,1520.00%