Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population 2021

Le Sueur County, Minnesota's estimated population is 29,485 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Le Sueur County, Minnesota is the 39th largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 27,731 and has seen a growth of 6.33% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202129,4852991.02%
202029,1862991.04%
201928,8872991.05%
201828,5883781.34%
201728,2104381.58%
201627,772170.06%
201527,755-59-0.21%
201427,8141090.39%
201327,705440.16%
201227,661-121-0.44%
201127,782510.18%
201027,7314,49219.33%
199023,239-195-0.83%
198023,4342,1029.85%
197021,3321,4267.16%
196019,9068184.29%
195019,088-139-0.72%
194019,2271,2376.88%
193017,9901200.67%
192017,870-739-3.97%
191018,609-1,625-8.03%
190020,2341,1776.18%
189019,0572,95418.34%
188016,1034,49638.74%
187011,6076,289118.26%
18605,3180.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.02%
County Website
Founded
March 5, 1853
County Seat
2010 Population
27,731
Growth Since 2010
6.33%
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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,97295.50%
Some Other Race4681.66%
Two or More Races3961.40%
Black or African American2380.84%
Asian1150.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native500.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%
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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population by Race

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population Pyramid $2021

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Median Age

41


Total

40.4


Male

41.4


Female

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Adults

There are 21,450 adults, (4,829 of whom are seniors) in Le Sueur County, Minnesota.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

14,089

49.89%

Male

14,153

50.11%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Population by Age

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.2%6.8%
Male81.8%18.2%
All81.6%18.4%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female60.5%39.5%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9392.5581.6
Married6,3233.0593.2
Non Family3,1951.2764.8
Female9213.1760.5
Male5003.2481.8

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Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4072.10%
9th to 12th Grade7774.02%
High School Graduate6,92635.82%
Some College4,19321.69%
Associates Degree2,58513.37%
Bachelors Degree3,29317.03%
Graduate Degree1,1545.97%
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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18,16517,2724,285
Hispanic78852971
Other Race22015222
Black127106
2+ Races12011228
Asian858554
Native American41383
Islander33

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 63.53%.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,786$49,625$33,942
Less Than 9th Grade$31,500$37,308$20,625
High School Graduate$36,488$44,461$25,357
Some College$42,244$50,563$33,152
Bachelors Degree$52,656$70,208$46,452
Graduate Degree$62,368$65,000$61,406

$42,786

Average Earnings

$49,625

Average Male

$33,942

Average Female

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language by Age

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language

94.04% of Le Sueur County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 5.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.50% of the population.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Language

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,4931,5386.03%
Hispanic1,75067938.80%
Other46820042.74%
Black21514165.58%
Native451124.44%
Multiple396102.53%
Asian11521.74%

8.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.31%

Male Poverty Rate

9.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota is Black, with 65.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Le Sueur County, Minnesota is Asian, with 1.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.08%.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.89%
High School8.28%
Some College5.02%
Bachelors or Greater3.54%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed43.36%
Male Unemployed9.49%
Female Employed5.34%
Male Employed2.91%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,080$84,784
Families$87,814$98,446
Married Families$95,245$108,484
Non Families$39,931$46,546
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Income by Household Type

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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Le Sueur 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.

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Marital Status

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1,744

Number of Veterans

1,622

Male Veterans

122

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam814
First Gulf War247
Second Gulf War192
Korea171
World War II33

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74604
75+386
35 to 54331
55 to 64327
18 to 3496

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7308.34%
Hispanic222.21%
2+ Races115.98%
Asian33.37%

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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2.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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70.4%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment by Age

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Le Sueur County, Minnesota Employment by Race

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Le Sueur 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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81.81%

Born in Le Sueur County, Minnesota

97.37%

Native Born

2.63%

Foreign Born

1.83%

Non Citizen

0.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.37% of Le Sueur County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 81.81% having been born in Minnesota. 1.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Le Sueur 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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