Slayton, Minnesota Population 2020

2,007

Slayton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,007, it is the 255th largest city in Minnesota and the 7596th largest city in the United States. Slayton is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually but its population has decreased by -6.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,153 in 2010. Slayton reached it's highest population of 2,147 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Slayton has a population density of 1,028 people per square mile.

The average household income in Slayton is $56,750 with a poverty rate of 9.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $472 per month, and the median house value is $84,500. The median age in Slayton is 45.4 years, 42.3 years for males, and 50.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Slayton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.46%
  • Black or African American: 1.05%
  • Other race: 0.35%
  • Asian: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Slayton, Minnesota is 2,007, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,997.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,153.

Slayton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,97798.46%
Black or African American211.05%
Some Other Race70.35%
Asian30.15%

Slayton Population Pyramid 2020

Slayton Median Age

45.4


Total

42.3


Male

50.8


Female

Slayton Adults

There are 1,576 adults, (529 of whom are seniors) in Slayton.

Slayton Age Dependency

91.8

Age Dependency Ratio

50.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Slayton Sex Ratio

Female

1,054

52.49%

Male

954

47.51%

Slayton Households and Families

Slayton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Slayton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
Male90.2%9.8%
All73.7%26.3%
Female65.4%34.6%
Non Family56.7%43.3%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9562.0373.7
Non Family4431.156.7
Married3942.8492.9
Female782.7765.4
Male412.8890.2

2.76

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Slayton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade845.85%
9th to 12th Grade684.74%
High School Graduate53036.91%
Some College34824.23%
Associates Degree1309.05%
Bachelors Degree22015.32%
Graduate Degree563.90%

Slayton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4001,277276
Black19
Hispanic144
Asian33

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 white people with a rate of 19.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,340$42,500$33,000
Less Than High School$20,000$23,750$18,333
High School Grad$35,089$40,000$29,063
Some College$36,902$46,667$26,597
Bachelors Degree$39,444$34,861$39,583
Graduate Degree$64,107$67,250$

$37,340

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$33,000

Average Female

Slayton Language

Slayton Language by Age

Slayton Language

98.43% of Slayton residents speak only English, while 1.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Slayton Poverty

Slayton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,8961397.33%
Hispanic382257.89%
Black2121100.00%
Other77100.00%

9.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.38%

Male Poverty Rate

11.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Slayton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Slayton is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Slayton is White, with 7.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.07%
High School7.06%
Some College4.85%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed47.37%
Female Employed9.09%
Male Employed2.22%

Slayton Income

Slayton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,088$56,750
Families$72,625$76,014
Married Families$86,400-
Non Families$28,375$33,085

Slayton Marital Status

Slayton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Slayton Married by Age and Sex

Slayton 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.

Slayton Marital Status by Race

Slayton Veterans

126

Number of Veterans

126

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
Vietnam26
World War II18
Korea15
First Gulf War

$Slayton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Slayton Employment Status

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Slayton 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

74.65%

Born in Minnesota

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.35% of Slayton residents were born in the United States, with 74.65% having been born in Minnesota. 0.50% 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
20202,00750.25%
20192,00250.25%
20181,997-26-1.29%
20172,02350.25%
20162,018-28-1.37%
20152,046-20-0.97%
20142,066-24-1.15%
20132,090-15-0.71%
20122,105-21-0.99%
20112,126-21-0.98%
20102,1470.00%