Ortonville, Minnesota Population 2021

1,774
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Ortonville is a city located in Big Stone County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Big Stone County. With a 2020 population of 1,774, it is the 273rd largest city in Minnesota and the 8073rd largest city in the United States . Ortonville is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -7.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,916 in 2010. Ortonville reached it's highest population of 1,924 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Ortonville has a population density of 425 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ortonville is $54,534 with a poverty rate of 11.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $88,100. The median age in Ortonville is 45 years, 38.1 years for males, and 51.1 years for females.

Ortonville Demographics

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

  • White: 96.62%
  • Two or more races: 3.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ortonville, Minnesota is 1,774 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,786.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,916.

Ortonville, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,91796.62%
Two or More Races673.38%
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Ortonville Population by Race

Ortonville Population Pyramid $2021

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Ortonville Median Age

45


Total

38.1


Male

51.1


Female

Ortonville Adults

There are 1,630 adults, (519 of whom are seniors) in Ortonville.

Ortonville Age Dependency

78.6

Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ortonville Sex Ratio

Female

949

47.83%

Male

1,035

52.17%

Ortonville Population by Age

Ortonville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ortonville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88%12%
Married82%18%
All61.9%38.1%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Female26.8%73.2%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ortonville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9831.9361.9
Non Family4721.244.5
Married4452.5382
Female413.2426.8
Male252.6888

2.55

Average Family Size

1.93

Average Household Size

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Ortonville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade563.93%
9th to 12th Grade654.56%
High School Graduate69548.81%
Some College32522.82%
Associates Degree1158.08%
Bachelors Degree1107.72%
Graduate Degree584.07%
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Ortonville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ortonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3381,245164
2+ Races4343
Hispanic43154

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 12.26%.

Ortonville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,910$41,118$19,766
Less Than 9th Grade$22,292$25,625$
High School Graduate$22,206$40,139$18,203
Some College$32,778$45,139$21,250
Bachelors Degree$43,750$52,500$32,143
Graduate Degree$64,886$75,139$

$31,910

Average Earnings

$41,118

Average Male

$19,766

Average Female

Ortonville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ortonville Language by Age

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Ortonville Language

96.54% of Ortonville residents speak only English, while 3.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Ortonville Language

Ortonville Poverty by Race

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11.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.41%

Male Poverty Rate

13.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ortonville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ortonville is White, with 12.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ortonville is White, with 12.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.01%.

Ortonville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.69%
Some College14.48%
High School8.26%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Ortonville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed17.24%
Female Employed12.88%
Male Employed2.75%

Ortonville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ortonville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,906$54,534
Families$59,156$69,208
Married Families$59,844-
Non Families$27,734$37,323
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Income by Household Type

Ortonville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Ortonville Married by Age and Sex

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Ortonville 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 35-44.

Ortonville Marital Status by Race

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Ortonville Marital Status

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145

Number of Veterans

145

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
Second Gulf War25
Korea14
First Gulf War11
World War II2

Ortonville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+78
35 to 5428
65 to 7422
55 to 6413
18 to 344

Ortonville Veterans by Age

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Ortonville Veterans by Race

Ortonville Veterans by Education

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6.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ortonville Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ortonville Employment by Age

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Ortonville Employment by Race

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Ortonville 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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62.75%

Born in Ortonville

97.68%

Native Born

2.32%

Foreign Born

1.81%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.68% of Ortonville residents were born in the United States, with 62.75% having been born in Minnesota. 1.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ortonville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,774-4-0.22%
20201,778-4-0.22%
20191,782-4-0.22%
20181,786-6-0.33%
20171,792-7-0.39%
20161,79910.06%
20151,798-37-2.02%
20141,835-2-0.11%
20131,837-23-1.24%
20121,860-31-1.64%
20111,891-33-1.72%
20101,9240.00%

Ortonville Population by Year