Goodhue County, Minnesota Population 2020

Goodhue County, Minnesota's estimated population is 46,541 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Goodhue County, Minnesota is the 21st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202046,541690.15%
201946,472690.15%
201846,403690.15%
201746,334820.18%
201646,2521790.39%
201546,073520.11%
201446,021-92-0.20%
201346,113-33-0.07%
201246,146440.10%
201146,102-112-0.24%
201046,2145,52413.58%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
0.15%
County Website
Founded
March 5, 1853[1]
County Seat

Goodhue County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43,56294.26%
Two or More Races9752.11%
Black or African American5191.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native4721.02%
Asian3520.76%
Some Other Race3370.73%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Goodhue County, Minnesota Median Age

42.5


Total

40.7


Male

44.3


Female

Goodhue County, Minnesota Adults

There are 35,786 adults, (8,574 of whom are seniors) in Goodhue County, Minnesota.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Goodhue County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

23,124

50.03%

Male

23,093

49.97%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Households and Families

Goodhue County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Goodhue County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
Male85.8%14.2%
All75%25%
Female55.9%44.1%
Non Family54.3%45.7%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,3132.3475
Married10,3262.9490.9
Non Family6,5601.2154.3
Female1,8362.8655.9
Male5912.9585.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Goodhue County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6181.91%
9th to 12th Grade1,2153.75%
High School Graduate10,66232.87%
Some College7,59823.42%
Associates Degree4,21813.00%
Bachelors Degree5,56017.14%
Graduate Degree2,5657.91%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,68029,2537,885
Hispanic82053962
Multiple Races30525645
Native American2812139
Asian24022778
Other Race225173
Black21417646

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,662$49,919$32,648
Less Than High School$29,091$35,076$25,357
High School Grad$33,592$42,846$23,320
Some College$41,171$50,389$33,666
Bachelors Degree$54,714$71,913$41,889
Graduate Degree$63,400$67,872$61,114

$41,662

Average Earnings

$49,919

Average Male

$32,648

Average Female

Goodhue County, Minnesota Language

Goodhue County, Minnesota Language by Age

Goodhue County, Minnesota Language

95.76% of Goodhue County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.70% of the population.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty

Goodhue County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,9373,5478.46%
Multiple92540643.89%
Native44420646.40%
Hispanic1,49716711.16%
Black40215438.31%
Asian352205.68%
Other33730.89%

9.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.65%

Male Poverty Rate

10.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota is Native, with 46.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goodhue County, Minnesota is Other, with 0.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.24%
High School11.18%
Some College7.20%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.38%
Male Unemployed22.13%
Female Employed6.48%
Male Employed4.12%

Goodhue County, Minnesota Income

Goodhue County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,765$79,784
Families$83,785$95,866
Married Families$94,072-
Non Families$32,797$45,912

Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status

Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Goodhue County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Goodhue County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans

3,519

Number of Veterans

3,168

Male Veterans

351

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,315
First Gulf War534
Second Gulf War482
Korea481
World War II115
Age Group Veterans
75+948
65 to 74881
35 to 54792
55 to 64701
18 to 34197
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,42410.01%
2 or More3910.66%
Black288.12%
Indian174.52%
Hispanic131.41%
Asian114.23%

$Goodhue County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

8.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goodhue County, Minnesota Employment Status

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Goodhue 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

75.91%

Born in Minnesota

97.24%

Native Born

2.76%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.24% of Goodhue County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 75.91% having been born in Minnesota. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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