Madelia, Minnesota Population 2021

2,208
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Madelia is a city located in Watonwan County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,208, it is the 248th largest city in Minnesota and the 7244th largest city in the United States . Madelia is currently declining at a rate of -1.03% annually and its population has decreased by -4.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,308 in 2010. Madelia reached it's highest population of 2,321 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Madelia has a population density of 1,452 people per square mile.

The average household income in Madelia is $61,573 with a poverty rate of 16.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $99,800. The median age in Madelia is 35.4 years, 35.2 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Madelia Demographics

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

  • White: 82.53%
  • Other race: 9.09%
  • Two or more races: 3.88%
  • Black or African American: 3.73%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Madelia, Minnesota is 2,208 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,277.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,308.

Madelia, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,16982.53%
Some Other Race2399.09%
Two or More Races1023.88%
Black or African American983.73%
Asian200.76%
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Madelia Population by Race

Madelia Population Pyramid $2021

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Madelia Median Age

35.4


Total

35.2


Male

35.8


Female

Madelia Adults

There are 1,970 adults, (492 of whom are seniors) in Madelia.

Madelia Age Dependency

77.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Madelia Sex Ratio

Female

1,328

50.53%

Male

1,300

49.47%

Madelia Population by Age

Madelia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Madelia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71%29%
All63.8%36.2%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female35.4%64.6%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Madelia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9522.6763.8
Married404371
Non Family2871.3557.5
Female1643.5235.4
Male973.73100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Madelia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25214.87%
9th to 12th Grade885.19%
High School Graduate60835.87%
Some College30017.70%
Associates Degree1649.68%
Bachelors Degree19311.39%
Graduate Degree905.31%
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Madelia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Madelia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2691,173258
Hispanic367123
Other Race14852
Black52395
Asian202020

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Madelia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,816$37,009$26,652
Less Than 9th Grade$32,000$27,206$43,026
High School Graduate$26,912$36,719$19,250
Some College$35,379$45,500$19,167
Bachelors Degree$40,375$54,792$32,045
Graduate Degree$52,188$50,469$

$31,816

Average Earnings

$37,009

Average Male

$26,652

Average Female

Madelia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Madelia Language by Age

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Madelia Language

78.89% of Madelia residents speak only English, while 21.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.89% of the population.

Madelia Language

Madelia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,68620812.34%
Hispanic70714220.08%
Other2397732.22%
Black987576.53%
Multiple1023231.37%

16.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.42%

Male Poverty Rate

19.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madelia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madelia is Black, with 76.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madelia is White, with 12.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.59%.

Madelia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College17.24%
High School11.85%
Less Than 9th Grade6.13%
Bachelors or Greater5.30%

Madelia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed52.63%
Female Employed14.74%
Male Employed2.03%

Madelia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Madelia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,700$61,573
Families$57,204$70,528
Married Families$68,333-
Non Families$26,979$31,604
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Income by Household Type

Madelia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Madelia Married by Age and Sex

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Madelia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Madelia Marital Status by Race

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Madelia Marital Status

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185

Number of Veterans

176

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam48
First Gulf War30
Second Gulf War29
Korea26
World War II24

Madelia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+66
35 to 5448
65 to 7434
55 to 6432
18 to 345

Madelia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White17410.01%
Asian630.00%
Black58.77%

Madelia Veterans by Race

Madelia Veterans by Education

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2.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madelia Veterans by Education

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73.9%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Madelia Employment by Age

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Madelia Employment by Race

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Madelia 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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67.92%

Born in Madelia

87.63%

Native Born

12.37%

Foreign Born

7.15%

Non Citizen

5.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.63% of Madelia residents were born in the United States, with 67.92% having been born in Minnesota. 7.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Madelia Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,208-23-1.03%
20202,231-23-1.02%
20192,254-23-1.01%
20182,277150.66%
20172,262-15-0.66%
20162,277-5-0.22%
20152,28240.18%
20142,278-9-0.39%
20132,287-20-0.87%
20122,307-5-0.22%
20112,312-9-0.39%
20102,3210.00%

Madelia Population by Year