La Crescent, Minnesota Population 2020

4,962

La Crescent is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,962, it is the 151st largest city in Minnesota and the 4772nd largest city in the United States. La Crescent is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually but its population has increased by 2.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,830 in 2010. La Crescent reached it's highest population of 5,133 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, La Crescent has a population density of 1,487 people per square mile.

The average household income in La Crescent is $77,505 with a poverty rate of 6.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $782 per month, and the median house value is $176,400. The median age in La Crescent is 41.3 years, 37.4 years for males, and 44.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.5 males.

La Crescent Demographics

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

  • White: 95.24%
  • Two or more races: 2.12%
  • Asian: 1.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.79%
  • Other race: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of La Crescent, Minnesota is 4,962, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,998.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,830.

La Crescent, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,84595.24%
Two or More Races1082.12%
Asian781.53%
Black or African American400.79%
Some Other Race160.31%

La Crescent Population Pyramid 2020

La Crescent Median Age

41.3


Total

37.4


Male

44.5


Female

La Crescent Adults

There are 3,944 adults, (945 of whom are seniors) in La Crescent.

La Crescent Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

La Crescent Sex Ratio

Female

2,524

49.62%

Male

2,563

50.38%

La Crescent Households and Families

La Crescent Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

La Crescent Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94%6%
All77.7%22.3%
Female57.5%42.5%
Non Family56.3%43.7%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2532.2377.7
Married1,2262.8194
Non Family7551.1156.3
Female2332.7457.5
Male392.46100

2.75

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

La Crescent Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade762.15%
9th to 12th Grade461.30%
High School Graduate89125.24%
Some College80122.69%
Associates Degree54015.30%
Bachelors Degree80422.78%
Graduate Degree37210.54%

La Crescent Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4113,2911,159
Hispanic6565
Black403817
Other Race1616
Asian1414

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 42.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,895$51,903$36,772
Less Than High School$5,288$$
High School Grad$32,375$43,409$28,092
Some College$42,750$52,875$36,861
Bachelors Degree$52,432$55,938$51,518
Graduate Degree$57,321$93,750$49,297

$43,895

Average Earnings

$51,903

Average Male

$36,772

Average Female

La Crescent Language

La Crescent Language by Age

La Crescent Language

97.52% of La Crescent residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

La Crescent Poverty

La Crescent Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6851944.14%
Hispanic12811287.50%

6.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.92%

Male Poverty Rate

9.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Crescent

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Crescent is Hispanic, with 87.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Crescent is White, with 4.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.91%
High School11.97%
Some College8.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed2.96%
Male Employed0.87%

La Crescent Income

La Crescent Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,260$77,505
Families$71,648$90,202
Married Families$93,511-
Non Families$39,420$44,858

La Crescent Marital Status

La Crescent Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

La Crescent Married by Age and Sex

La Crescent Marriage

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

La Crescent Marital Status by Race

La Crescent Veterans

342

Number of Veterans

340

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam209
Korea41
Second Gulf War41
World War II8
First Gulf War

$La Crescent Veterans by Education

13.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Crescent Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

69.3%

Employment Rate

0.2%

Unemployment Rate

La Crescent 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

26.64%

Born in Minnesota

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

0.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.07% of La Crescent residents were born in the United States, with 26.64% having been born in Minnesota. 0.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,962-18-0.36%
20194,980-18-0.36%
20184,998-24-0.48%
20175,022-18-0.36%
20165,040-12-0.24%
20155,052130.26%
20145,039-23-0.45%
20135,06210.02%
20125,061-25-0.49%
20115,086-47-0.92%
20105,1332100.42%
20004,9236121.34%
19904,3116371.61%
19803,6745321.58%
19703,1420.00%