La Crescent, Minnesota Population 2021

5,059
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La Crescent is a city located in Houston County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 5,059, it is the 147th largest city in Minnesota and the 4736th largest city in the United States . La Crescent is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 4.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,830 in 2010. La Crescent reached it's highest population of 5,146 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, La Crescent has a population density of 1,516 people per square mile.

The average household income in La Crescent is $82,906 with a poverty rate of 6.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $851 per month, and the median house value is $184,100. The median age in La Crescent is 42.2 years, 39.9 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

La Crescent Demographics

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

  • White: 94.94%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Black or African American: 1.21%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of La Crescent, Minnesota is 5,059 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,014.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,830.

La Crescent, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,87894.94%
Two or More Races1332.59%
Black or African American621.21%
Asian410.80%
Some Other Race240.47%
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La Crescent Population by Race

La Crescent Population Pyramid $2021

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La Crescent Median Age

42.2


Total

39.9


Male

44.4


Female

La Crescent Adults

There are 4,048 adults, (1,004 of whom are seniors) in La Crescent.

La Crescent Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

La Crescent Sex Ratio

Female

2,534

49.32%

Male

2,604

50.68%

La Crescent Population by Age

La Crescent Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Crescent Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.5%4.5%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Female53.9%46.1%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Crescent Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3522.1677.9
Married1,2322.7295.5
Non Family7831.1455.7
Female2542.553.9
Male832.31100

2.64

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

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La Crescent Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade732.01%
9th to 12th Grade140.38%
High School Graduate1,03728.50%
Some College77621.33%
Associates Degree45512.51%
Bachelors Degree84023.09%
Graduate Degree44312.18%
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La Crescent Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Crescent Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4873,4031,258
Hispanic7474
Black625925
Other Race2424
Asian1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.32%.

La Crescent Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,521$53,806$36,202
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$37,174$46,149$28,309
Some College$39,375$52,389$36,029
Bachelors Degree$52,159$80,223$48,611
Graduate Degree$63,092$105,446$47,768

$44,521

Average Earnings

$53,806

Average Male

$36,202

Average Female

La Crescent Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Crescent Language by Age

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La Crescent Language

98.08% of La Crescent residents speak only English, while 1.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

La Crescent Language

La Crescent Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7182274.81%
Hispanic14011682.86%

6.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.07%

Male Poverty Rate

10.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Crescent

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Crescent is Hispanic, with 82.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Crescent is White, with 4.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.00%.

La Crescent Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.96%
Some College9.57%
High School9.56%
Bachelors or Greater1.25%

La Crescent Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed4.81%
Male Employed0.47%

La Crescent Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Crescent Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,074$82,906
Families$91,010$97,537
Married Families$96,667-
Non Families$45,635$49,142
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Income by Household Type

La Crescent Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

La Crescent Married by Age and Sex

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La Crescent Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

La Crescent Marital Status by Race

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La Crescent Marital Status

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344

Number of Veterans

341

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam224
Korea41
Second Gulf War39
World War II7
First Gulf War

La Crescent Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74186
75+99
18 to 3431
55 to 6420
35 to 548

La Crescent Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3378.54%
Asian746.67%

La Crescent Veterans by Race

La Crescent Veterans by Education

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12.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Crescent Veterans by Education

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71.9%

Labor Force Participation

71.7%

Employment Rate

0.2%

Unemployment Rate

La Crescent Employment by Age

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La Crescent Employment by Race

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La Crescent 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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25.94%

Born in La Crescent

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.77% of La Crescent residents were born in the United States, with 25.94% having been born in Minnesota. 0.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

La Crescent Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,059150.30%
20205,044150.30%
20195,029150.30%
20185,014-30-0.59%
20175,044-14-0.28%
20165,058-11-0.22%
20155,069150.30%
20145,054-25-0.49%
20135,07930.06%
20125,076-25-0.49%
20115,101-45-0.87%
20105,1462230.44%
20004,9236121.34%
19904,3116371.61%
19803,6745321.58%
19703,1420.00%

La Crescent Population by Year