Preston is a city located in Fillmore County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Fillmore County. With a 2020 population of 1,322, it is the 315th largest city in Minnesota and the 13300th largest city in the United States. Preston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,322 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Preston has a population density of 536 people per square mile.
The average household income in Preston is $64,181 with a poverty rate of 10.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $126,200. The median age in Preston is 36.9 years, 36.6 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Prestonwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 28.64%.
98.34% of Preston residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Preston is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Preston is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.79%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Preston
99.75% of Preston residents were born in the United States, with 66.28% having been born in Minnesota. 0.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.