Montevideo, Minnesota Population 2021

4,945
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Montevideo is a city located in Chippewa County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Chippewa County. With a 2020 population of 4,945, it is the 149th largest city in Minnesota and the 4794th largest city in the United States . Montevideo is currently declining at a rate of -0.98% annually and its population has decreased by -8.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,383 in 2010. Montevideo reached it's highest population of 5,845 in 1980. Spanning over 5 miles, Montevideo has a population density of 1,051 people per square mile.

The average household income in Montevideo is $66,817 with a poverty rate of 10.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $607 per month, and the median house value is $87,700. The median age in Montevideo is 41 years, 37.8 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Montevideo Demographics

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

  • White: 86.65%
  • Other race: 7.07%
  • Asian: 1.98%
  • Black or African American: 1.57%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Native American: 1.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Montevideo, Minnesota is 4,945 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,092.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,383.

Montevideo, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,42686.65%
Some Other Race3617.07%
Asian1011.98%
Black or African American801.57%
Two or More Races721.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native681.33%
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Montevideo Population by Race

Montevideo Population Pyramid $2021

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Montevideo Median Age

41


Total

37.8


Male

41.9


Female

Montevideo Adults

There are 4,011 adults, (1,066 of whom are seniors) in Montevideo.

Montevideo Age Dependency

73.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Montevideo Sex Ratio

Female

2,636

51.61%

Male

2,472

48.39%

Montevideo Population by Age

Montevideo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Montevideo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All55.6%44.4%
Male50%50%
Non Family38.7%61.3%
Female35.6%64.4%

55.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montevideo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4262.0355.6
Non Family1,1211.1638.7
Married9112.983
Female2642.2235.6
Male1303.150

2.7

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Montevideo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3299.27%
9th to 12th Grade1424.00%
High School Graduate1,23934.91%
Some College80022.54%
Associates Degree40011.27%
Bachelors Degree50914.34%
Graduate Degree1303.66%
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Montevideo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Montevideo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,1792,816618
Hispanic230144
Other Race13285
Asian7654
Black454521
Native American285
2+ Races1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 46.67%.

Montevideo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,422$40,167$38,031
Less Than 9th Grade$25,099$38,162$20,469
High School Graduate$34,323$36,014$27,069
Some College$39,787$42,857$37,056
Bachelors Degree$67,763$73,871$48,750
Graduate Degree$72,308$$73,309

$39,422

Average Earnings

$40,167

Average Male

$38,031

Average Female

Montevideo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Montevideo Language by Age

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Montevideo Language

87.68% of Montevideo residents speak only English, while 12.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.25% of the population.

Montevideo Language

Montevideo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,13844510.75%
Hispanic5569517.09%
Other3607921.94%

10.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.28%

Male Poverty Rate

13.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montevideo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montevideo is Other, with 21.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montevideo is White, with 10.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.18%.

Montevideo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.22%
High School14.55%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%
Some College1.19%

Montevideo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.23%
Male Employed6.01%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Montevideo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Montevideo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,781$66,817
Families$66,563$83,429
Married Families$81,694-
Non Families$34,236$45,622
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Income by Household Type

Montevideo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Montevideo Married by Age and Sex

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Montevideo 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 35-44.

Montevideo Marital Status by Race

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Montevideo Marital Status

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346

Number of Veterans

329

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea122
First Gulf War110
Vietnam84
Second Gulf War51
World War II

Montevideo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+155
35 to 5469
65 to 7454
55 to 6434
18 to 3434

Montevideo Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3469.52%
Hispanic155.03%

Montevideo Veterans by Race

Montevideo Veterans by Education

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5.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montevideo Veterans by Education

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Montevideo Employment by Age

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Montevideo Employment by Race

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Montevideo 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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69.93%

Born in Montevideo

91.60%

Native Born

8.40%

Foreign Born

6.38%

Non Citizen

2.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.60% of Montevideo residents were born in the United States, with 69.93% having been born in Minnesota. 6.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Montevideo Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,945-49-0.98%
20204,994-49-0.97%
20195,043-49-0.96%
20185,092-23-0.45%
20175,115-44-0.85%
20165,159-21-0.41%
20155,18070.14%
20145,173-14-0.27%
20135,187-33-0.63%
20125,220-84-1.58%
20115,304-56-1.04%
20105,360140.03%
20005,346-153-0.28%
19905,499-346-0.61%
19805,8451840.32%
19705,661-32-0.06%
19605,6932340.42%
19505,4592390.45%
19405,2209011.91%
19304,319-100-0.23%
19204,4191,3633.76%
19103,0560.00%

Montevideo Population by Year