Nicollet County, Minnesota Population 2021

Nicollet County, Minnesota's estimated population is 34,424 with a growth rate of 0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nicollet County, Minnesota is the 33rd largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 32,758 and has seen a growth of 5.09% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202134,424750.22%
202034,349750.22%
201934,274750.22%
201834,1991470.43%
201734,0523320.98%
201633,7201940.58%
201533,5261560.47%
201433,3703891.18%
201332,981-39-0.12%
201233,020540.16%
201132,9662080.63%
201032,7584,68216.68%
199028,0761,1474.26%
198026,9292,4119.83%
197024,5181,3225.70%
196023,1962,26710.83%
195020,9292,64714.48%
194018,2821,73210.47%
193016,5501,51410.07%
192015,0369116.45%
191014,125-649-4.39%
190014,7741,39210.40%
189013,3821,0498.51%
188012,3333,97147.49%
18708,3624,589121.63%
18603,7730.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.22%
County Website
Founded
March 5, 1853
County Seat
2010 Population
32,758
Growth Since 2010
5.09%
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Nicollet County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,22891.97%
Black or African American9582.82%
Two or More Races8752.58%
Asian5921.74%
Some Other Race2880.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.04%
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Nicollet County, Minnesota Population by Race

Nicollet County, Minnesota Population Pyramid $2021

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Median Age

36.3


Total

36


Male

36.8


Female

Nicollet County, Minnesota Adults

There are 26,485 adults, (5,317 of whom are seniors) in Nicollet County, Minnesota.

Nicollet County, Minnesota Age Dependency

60.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Nicollet County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

16,936

49.88%

Male

17,018

50.12%

Nicollet County, Minnesota Population by Age

Nicollet County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
All73.9%26.1%
Male64.2%35.8%
Non Family51.7%48.3%
Female51.3%48.7%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nicollet County, Minnesota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8852.473.9
Married6,8552.9892.2
Non Family4,2841.2751.7
Female1,0642.9851.3
Male6822.8364.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5622.54%
9th to 12th Grade7653.45%
High School Graduate5,58425.20%
Some College4,66621.06%
Associates Degree3,09413.96%
Bachelors Degree4,93922.29%
Graduate Degree2,55111.51%
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Nicollet County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nicollet County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White20,31219,6177,135
Hispanic78450270
Black59837690
Asian285256134
2+ Races22612766
Other Race987730
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 47.02%.

Nicollet County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,842$46,299$35,461
Less Than 9th Grade$20,625$26,285$17,972
High School Graduate$31,071$37,885$22,738
Some College$39,976$44,934$33,486
Bachelors Degree$46,871$53,321$42,278
Graduate Degree$64,729$71,907$60,300

$40,842

Average Earnings

$46,299

Average Male

$35,461

Average Female

Nicollet County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nicollet County, Minnesota Language by Age

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Language

94.04% of Nicollet 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 3.07% of the population.

Nicollet County, Minnesota Language

Nicollet County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,0902,0127.16%
Black88649455.76%
Hispanic1,45834323.53%
Multiple84821325.12%
Asian4087017.16%
Native13646.15%
Other28351.77%

9.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.75%

Male Poverty Rate

9.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nicollet County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nicollet County, Minnesota is Black, with 55.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nicollet County, Minnesota is Other, with 1.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.70%.

Nicollet County, Minnesota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.73%
High School15.53%
Some College6.82%
Bachelors or Greater2.84%

Nicollet County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.80%
Male Unemployed11.71%
Female Employed5.89%
Male Employed5.71%

Nicollet County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nicollet County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,399$83,995
Families$83,885$99,201
Married Families$94,861-
Non Families$39,813$49,676
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Income by Household Type

Nicollet County, Minnesota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Nicollet County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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Nicollet 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 45-54.

Nicollet County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Marital Status

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1,610

Number of Veterans

1,486

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam653
First Gulf War217
Korea149
Second Gulf War123
World War II93

Nicollet County, Minnesota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+467
65 to 74433
55 to 64360
35 to 54286
18 to 3464

Nicollet County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5486.24%
Black445.97%
Hispanic424.29%
2+ Races185.47%

Nicollet County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Nicollet County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nicollet County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.6%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Nicollet County, Minnesota Employment by Age

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Nicollet County, Minnesota Employment by Race

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Nicollet 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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76.09%

Born in Nicollet County, Minnesota

95.51%

Native Born

4.49%

Foreign Born

2.62%

Non Citizen

1.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.51% of Nicollet County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 76.09% having been born in Minnesota. 2.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nicollet 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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