Le Center, Minnesota Population 2022

2,579
map placeholder

Le Center is a city located in Le Sueur County Minnesota. Le Center has a 2020 population of 2,579. It is also the county seat of Le Sueur County. Le Center is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually and its population has increased by 3.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,503 in 2010.

The average household income in Le Center is $66,793 with a poverty rate of 14.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $721 per month, and the median house value is $137,000. The median age in Le Center is 34 years, 30.5 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Le Center Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Le Centerwas:

  • White: 94.30%
  • Other race: 4.87%
  • Two or more races: 0.64%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Le Center, Minnesota is 2,579 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,579.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,503.

Le Center, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,50094.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.19%
Some Other Race1294.87%
Two or More Races170.64%
Loading...

Le Center Population by Race

Le Center Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Le Center Median Age

34.8


Total

32.6


Male

37.6


Female

Le Center Adults

There are 2,011 adults, (360 of whom are seniors) in Le Center.

Le Center Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Le Center Sex Ratio

Female

1,272

47.98%

Male

1,379

52.02%

Le Center Population by Age

Le Center Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Le Center Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family60.2%39.8%
Female55.7%44.3%
Male36.2%63.8%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Le Center Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0012.668.4
Married4603.2284.6
Male1053.6436.2
Female973.2455.7
Non Family3391.2760.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

Loading...

Le Center Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1036.04%
9th to 12th Grade1086.33%
High School Graduate63937.46%
Some College33619.70%
Associates Degree26615.59%
Bachelors Degree17810.43%
Graduate Degree764.45%
Loading...

Le Center Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Le Center Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4571,367242
Hispanic24312412
2+ Races11
Native American53
Other Race705

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.61%.

Le Center Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,752$42,321$30,407
Less Than 9th Grade$32,014$40,750$20,917
High School Graduate$33,355$42,176$27,391
Some College$34,783$45,588$27,222
Bachelors Degree$50,288$52,212$35,500
Graduate Degree$38,690$38,393$59,063

$34,752

Average Earnings

$42,321

Average Male

$30,407

Average Female

Le Center Earnings by Educational Attainment

Le Center Language by Age

Loading...

Le Center Language

80.17% of Le Center residents speak only English, while 19.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.73% of the population.

Le Center Language

Le Center Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,08522910.98%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic51115830.92%

14.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.14%

Male Poverty Rate

16.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Le Center

The race most likely to be in poverty in Le Center is White, with 10.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Le Center is Hispanic, with 30.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.56%.

Le Center Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.00%
High School14.49%
Some College10.89%
Bachelors or Greater7.60%

Le Center Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.28%
Male Unemployed8.25%
Female Employed10.82%
Female Unemployed75.00%

Le Center Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Le Center Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$53,424$68,685
Families$72,333$79,693
Married Families$94,655-
Non Families$36,016$38,996
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Le Center Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Le Center Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Le Center 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 45-54.

Le Center Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Le Center Marital Status

Loading...

73

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War13
Vietnam31
Korea7
World War II2

Le Center Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 547
55 to 6417
65 to 7414
75+35

Le Center Veterans by Age

Loading...

Le Center Veterans by Race

Le Center Veterans by Education

Loading...

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Le Center Veterans by Education

Loading...

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Le Center Employment by Age

Loading...

Le Center Employment by Race

Loading...

Le Center Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

78.08%

Born in Le Center

88.87%

Native Born

11.13%

Foreign Born

10.37%

Non Citizen

0.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.87% of Le Center residents were born in the United States, with 78.08% having been born in Minnesota. 10.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Le Center Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,5030.00%
20112,501-2-0.08%
20122,484-17-0.68%
20132,476-8-0.32%
20142,4760.00%
20152,463-13-0.53%
20162,459-4-0.16%
20172,485261.06%
20182,495100.40%
20192,516210.84%
20202,537210.83%
20212,558210.83%
20222,579210.82%

Le Center Population by Year