Dakota County, Minnesota's estimated population is 448,148 with a growth rate of 0.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dakota County, Minnesota is the 3rd largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 398,552 and has seen a growth of 12.44% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.60%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.96%.
86.85% of Dakota County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 13.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dakota County, Minnesota is Hispanic, with 16.23% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dakota County, Minnesota is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.36%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dakota County, Minnesota
90.11% of Dakota County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 64.11% having been born in Minnesota. 4.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.