Lester Prairie is a city located in McLeod County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,734, it is the 279th largest city in Minnesota and the 8164th largest city in the United States . Lester Prairie is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually and its population has increased by 0.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,730 in 2010. Lester Prairie reached it's highest population of 1,761 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Lester Prairie has a population density of 1,945 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lester Prairie is $69,112 with a poverty rate of 13.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $543 per month, and the median house value is $149,800. The median age in Lester Prairie is 34.7 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.