Pope County, Minnesota Population 2020

Pope County, Minnesota's estimated population is 11,321 with a growth rate of 1.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pope County, Minnesota is the 63rd largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202011,3211121.00%
201911,2091121.01%
201811,0971121.02%
201710,985220.20%
201610,963330.30%
201510,93040.04%
201410,926460.42%
201310,880-12-0.11%
201210,892-20-0.18%
201110,912-64-0.58%
201010,9762312.15%
199010,745-912-7.82%
198011,6575504.95%
197011,107-807-6.77%
196011,914-948-7.37%
195012,862-682-5.04%
194013,5444593.51%
193013,085-546-4.01%
192013,6318856.94%
191012,7461691.34%
190012,5772,54525.37%
189010,0324,15870.79%
18805,8743,183118.28%
18702,6910.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.00%
County Website
Founded
February 20, 1862 (created) 1866 (organized)[
County Seat

Pope County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,62496.76%
Two or More Races1541.40%
Some Other Race800.73%
Asian580.53%
Black or African American410.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.21%

Pope County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Pope County, Minnesota Median Age

45.9


Total

44.4


Male

48


Female

Pope County, Minnesota Adults

There are 8,682 adults, (2,565 of whom are seniors) in Pope County, Minnesota.

Pope County, Minnesota Age Dependency

79.5

Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pope County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,418

49.34%

Male

5,562

50.66%

Pope County, Minnesota Households and Families

Pope County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pope County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All78%22%
Female69%31%
Male63.9%36.1%
Non Family63.4%36.6%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9722.1778
Married2,7082.7489.6
Non Family1,7551.1563.4
Female2902.7269
Male2192.4563.9

2.68

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pope County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1882.35%
9th to 12th Grade3294.11%
High School Graduate2,60732.58%
Some College1,75421.92%
Associates Degree1,36817.10%
Bachelors Degree1,22615.32%
Graduate Degree5306.62%

Pope County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,7837,3161,712
Multiple Races65314
Hispanic60489
Asian535018
Other Race30187
Black262613
Native American2019

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,229$43,243$30,985
Less Than High School$32,768$33,021$31,250
High School Grad$30,693$41,742$22,548
Some College$35,313$43,378$30,391
Bachelors Degree$49,620$65,729$42,330
Graduate Degree$61,250$67,574$60,469

$36,229

Average Earnings

$43,243

Average Male

$30,985

Average Female

Pope County, Minnesota Language

Pope County, Minnesota Language by Age

Pope County, Minnesota Language

97.59% of Pope County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Pope County, Minnesota Poverty

Pope County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3527206.96%
Hispanic1494530.20%
Other804353.75%
Multiple15495.84%
Black40922.50%
Native2214.55%

7.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.63%

Male Poverty Rate

7.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pope County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pope County, Minnesota is Other, with 53.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pope County, Minnesota is Native, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.22%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.56%
High School6.57%
Bachelors or Greater6.24%
Some College4.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Unemployed14.05%
Male Employed4.50%
Female Employed3.64%

Pope County, Minnesota Income

Pope County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,132$73,627
Families$74,183$89,669
Married Families$80,517-
Non Families$33,338$42,083

Pope County, Minnesota Marital Status

Pope County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

61.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Pope County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Pope 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 55-64.

Pope County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Pope County, Minnesota Veterans

817

Number of Veterans

760

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam367
Korea85
First Gulf War79
World War II66
Second Gulf War63
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74282
75+278
55 to 64128
35 to 5482
18 to 3447
Name Veterans % of Total
White8169.63%
Other12.27%

$Pope County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

3.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pope County, Minnesota Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Pope 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

83.33%

Born in Minnesota

98.75%

Native Born

1.25%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.75% of Pope County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 83.33% having been born in Minnesota. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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