Long Prairie, Minnesota Population 2020

3,307

Long Prairie is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 3,307, it is the 197th largest city in Minnesota and the 5931st largest city in the United States. Long Prairie is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually and its population has decreased by -4.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,458 in 2010. Long Prairie reached it's highest population of 3,459 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Long Prairie has a population density of 1,207 people per square mile.

The average household income in Long Prairie is $52,433 with a poverty rate of 18.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $646 per month, and the median house value is $92,700. The median age in Long Prairie is 39.6 years, 36.1 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.0 males.

Long Prairie Demographics

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

  • White: 83.82%
  • Other race: 11.71%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Native American: 1.62%
  • Asian: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Long Prairie, Minnesota is 3,307, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,315.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,458.

Long Prairie, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,79283.82%
Some Other Race39011.71%
Two or More Races672.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native541.62%
Asian280.84%

Long Prairie Population Pyramid 2020

Long Prairie Median Age

39.6


Total

36.1


Male

43.6


Female

Long Prairie Adults

There are 2,437 adults, (694 of whom are seniors) in Long Prairie.

Long Prairie Age Dependency

91.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Long Prairie Sex Ratio

Female

1,674

50.26%

Male

1,657

49.74%

Long Prairie Households and Families

Long Prairie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Long Prairie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
Female68%32%
All66.2%33.8%
Non Family53%47%
Male32%68%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3152.4366.2
Non Family6101.2753
Married5553.6585.2
Female752.4968
Male752.7632

3.37

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

9.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Long Prairie Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade29413.49%
9th to 12th Grade26812.29%
High School Graduate66930.69%
Some College35116.10%
Associates Degree1155.28%
Bachelors Degree39618.17%
Graduate Degree873.99%

Long Prairie Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6871,515454
Hispanic4728314
Other Race20942
Multiple Races171414
Asian161515
Native American55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 93.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,417$42,829$25,370
Less Than High School$27,181$34,205$25,469
High School Grad$21,875$22,064$21,250
Some College$41,211$53,922$
Bachelors Degree$51,607$57,837$43,438
Graduate Degree$47,083$$

$35,417

Average Earnings

$42,829

Average Male

$25,370

Average Female

Long Prairie Language

Long Prairie Language by Age

Long Prairie Language

68.17% of Long Prairie residents speak only English, while 31.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.75% of the population.

Long Prairie Poverty

Long Prairie Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,97933616.98%
Hispanic1,15224221.01%
Multiple642640.63%
Other390235.90%

18.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.79%

Male Poverty Rate

18.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Long Prairie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Long Prairie is Multiple, with 40.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Long Prairie is Other, with 5.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.54%
Some College16.81%
High School12.79%
Bachelors or Greater8.32%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.82%
Female Employed12.46%
Male Employed11.69%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Long Prairie Income

Long Prairie Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,828$52,433
Families$57,533$66,570
Married Families$65,573-
Non Families$25,500$34,508

Long Prairie Marital Status

Long Prairie Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Long Prairie Married by Age and Sex

Long Prairie 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.

Long Prairie Marital Status by Race

Long Prairie Veterans

219

Number of Veterans

219

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
Korea33
World War II10
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+93
65 to 7467
55 to 6440
35 to 5419
18 to 34

$Long Prairie Veterans by Education

13.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Long Prairie Employment Status

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Long Prairie 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

65.75%

Born in Minnesota

82.47%

Native Born

17.53%

Foreign Born

15.16%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.47% of Long Prairie residents were born in the United States, with 65.75% having been born in Minnesota. 15.16% 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
20203,307-4-0.12%
20193,311-4-0.12%
20183,315-10-0.30%
20173,325-4-0.12%
20163,329-6-0.18%
20153,335-16-0.48%
20143,351-30-0.89%
20133,381-36-1.05%
20123,417-29-0.84%
20113,446-13-0.38%
20103,4594191.30%
20003,0402540.88%
19902,786-73-0.26%
19802,8590.00%