Cass County, Minnesota Population 2020

Cass County, Minnesota's estimated population is 29,885 with a growth rate of 0.62% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cass County, Minnesota is the 37th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202029,8851830.62%
201929,7021830.62%
201829,5191830.62%
201729,3363211.11%
201629,0153281.14%
201528,6871350.47%
201428,552690.24%
201328,483770.27%
201228,406240.08%
201128,382-273-0.95%
201028,6556,86431.50%
199021,7917413.52%
198021,0503,72721.51%
197017,3236033.61%
196016,720-2,748-14.12%
195019,468-1,178-5.71%
194020,6465,05532.42%
193015,591-306-1.92%
192015,8974,27736.81%
191011,6203,84349.41%
19007,7776,530523.66%
18901,247761156.58%
188048610627.89%
1870380230153.33%
18601500.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.62%
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Founded
September 1, 1851 (created) 1897 (organized)[
County Seat

Cass County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,51984.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,36411.59%
Two or More Races7692.65%
Asian1830.63%
Black or African American1250.43%
Some Other Race490.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.04%

Cass County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Cass County, Minnesota Median Age

48.9


Total

48.3


Male

49.5


Female

Cass County, Minnesota Adults

There are 22,870 adults, (7,202 of whom are seniors) in Cass County, Minnesota.

Cass County, Minnesota Age Dependency

85.2

Age Dependency Ratio

46

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cass County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

14,224

49.01%

Male

14,798

50.99%

Cass County, Minnesota Households and Families

Cass County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cass County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
All81.7%18.3%
Non Family75%25%
Male65.8%34.2%
Female49%51%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,0072.281.7
Married6,8202.6493.6
Non Family4,3161.1875
Female1,3013.0249
Male5702.8465.8

2.62

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cass County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4342.06%
9th to 12th Grade1,3166.24%
High School Graduate7,00133.21%
Some College5,31725.22%
Associates Degree2,28510.84%
Bachelors Degree3,30715.68%
Graduate Degree1,4246.75%

Cass County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,66117,2824,474
Native American1,6821,455136
Hispanic31322043
Multiple Races28926238
Asian1038920
Black756521
Other Race24111
Islander53

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 28.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,672$38,631$24,331
Less Than High School$23,875$25,954$20,398
High School Grad$27,111$33,688$18,891
Some College$31,012$39,908$23,579
Bachelors Degree$41,784$53,800$35,293
Graduate Degree$54,402$63,750$51,917

$31,672

Average Earnings

$38,631

Average Male

$24,331

Average Female

Cass County, Minnesota Language

Cass County, Minnesota Language by Age

Cass County, Minnesota Language

97.03% of Cass County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.28% of the population.

Cass County, Minnesota Poverty

Cass County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,7952,44010.25%
Native3,2581,30440.02%
Multiple76530740.13%
Hispanic57110818.91%
Black903235.56%
Asian1801810.00%
Other40922.50%

14.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.08%

Male Poverty Rate

16.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cass County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 40.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Minnesota is Asian, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.41%
High School12.96%
Some College10.30%
Bachelors or Greater4.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.40%
Male Unemployed31.14%
Female Employed10.29%
Male Employed4.38%

Cass County, Minnesota Income

Cass County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,173$65,925
Families$59,755$76,539
Married Families$69,347$86,849
Non Families$28,673$41,016

Cass County, Minnesota Marital Status

Cass County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cass County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Cass County, Minnesota 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.

Cass County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Cass County, Minnesota Veterans

2,845

Number of Veterans

2,696

Male Veterans

149

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,316
First Gulf War317
Korea299
Second Gulf War245
World War II91
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,015
75+784
55 to 64510
35 to 54443
18 to 3493
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,61012.90%
Indian1939.47%
2 or More195.41%
Hispanic164.72%
Asian1210.62%
Black1112.36%

$Cass County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cass County, Minnesota Employment Status

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cass County, Minnesota 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

78.63%

Born in Minnesota

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.89% of Cass County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 78.63% having been born in Minnesota. 0.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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