Goodhue County, Minnesota Population 2021

Goodhue County, Minnesota's estimated population is 46,422 with a growth rate of 0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Goodhue County, Minnesota is the 22nd largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 46,210 and has seen a growth of 0.46% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202146,422410.09%
202046,381410.09%
201946,340410.09%
201846,299-8-0.02%
201746,307810.18%
201646,2261660.36%
201546,060440.10%
201446,016-90-0.20%
201346,106-34-0.07%
201246,140410.09%
201146,099-111-0.24%
201046,2105,52013.57%
199040,6901,9415.01%
198038,7493,98611.47%
197034,7631,7285.23%
196033,0359172.86%
195032,1185541.76%
194031,5642470.79%
193031,3175181.68%
192030,799-838-2.65%
191031,6375001.61%
190031,1372,3318.09%
189028,806-845-2.85%
188029,6517,03331.09%
187022,61813,641151.95%
18608,9770.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.09%
County Website
Founded
March 5, 1853
County Seat
2010 Population
46,210
Growth Since 2010
0.46%
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Goodhue County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43,47494.01%
Two or More Races9412.03%
Black or African American6061.31%
Some Other Race4681.01%
Asian3830.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native3740.81%
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Goodhue County, Minnesota Population by Race

Goodhue County, Minnesota Population Pyramid $2021

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Median Age

42.2


Total

41


Male

43.9


Female

Goodhue County, Minnesota Adults

There are 35,886 adults, (8,780 of whom are seniors) in Goodhue County, Minnesota.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Goodhue County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

23,271

50.32%

Male

22,975

49.68%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Population by Age

Goodhue County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
Male85.1%14.9%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family55.3%44.7%
Female54.6%45.4%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Goodhue County, Minnesota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,4522.3375.3
Married10,3042.9291.5
Non Family6,6451.255.3
Female1,9312.8454.6
Male5723.0585.1

2.85

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6091.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,2323.77%
High School Graduate10,72232.81%
Some College7,30922.37%
Associates Degree4,30413.17%
Bachelors Degree5,89418.04%
Graduate Degree2,6107.99%
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Goodhue County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Goodhue County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White30,75329,3218,192
Hispanic85753667
2+ Races39033447
Other Race2911916
Black28425673
Asian264264105
Native American24618719

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 asian people with a rate of 39.77%.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,658$50,297$34,042
Less Than 9th Grade$30,102$35,335$25,000
High School Graduate$34,603$44,052$23,952
Some College$41,823$51,701$34,139
Bachelors Degree$55,092$69,722$46,932
Graduate Degree$65,032$66,083$64,571

$42,658

Average Earnings

$50,297

Average Male

$34,042

Average Female

Goodhue County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Goodhue County, Minnesota Language by Age

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Language

95.83% of Goodhue County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.66% of the population.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Language

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,8153,3738.07%
Multiple93138741.57%
Black50024348.60%
Hispanic1,5221056.90%
Native3579025.21%
Asian383369.40%
Other46840.85%

9.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.60%

Male Poverty Rate

10.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota is Black, with 48.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota is Other, with 0.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.52%.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.46%
High School11.76%
Some College6.65%
Bachelors or Greater2.91%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed43.59%
Male Unemployed21.40%
Female Employed5.82%
Male Employed3.39%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Goodhue County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,800$82,660
Families$87,116$99,667
Married Families$97,737-
Non Families$34,154$46,550
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Income by Household Type

Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Goodhue County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status

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3,413

Number of Veterans

3,051

Male Veterans

362

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,316
First Gulf War571
Second Gulf War488
Korea403
World War II117

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74906
75+876
35 to 54769
55 to 64665
18 to 34197

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3289.74%
2+ Races276.03%
Black226.13%
Native American195.85%
Asian176.07%
Hispanic131.40%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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67.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Goodhue County, Minnesota Employment by Age

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Goodhue County, Minnesota Employment by Race

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Goodhue County, Minnesota 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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75.08%

Born in Goodhue County, Minnesota

97.16%

Native Born

2.84%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

1.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.16% of Goodhue County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 75.08% having been born in Minnesota. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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