Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population 2020

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota's estimated population is 9,695 with a growth rate of -0.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota is the 69th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20209,695-50-0.51%
20199,745-50-0.51%
20189,795-50-0.51%
20179,845-40-0.40%
20169,885490.50%
20159,836-145-1.45%
20149,981-95-0.94%
201310,076-74-0.73%
201210,150-132-1.28%
201110,282-141-1.35%
201010,423-1,261-10.79%
199011,684-1,969-14.42%
198013,653-765-5.31%
197014,418-1,105-7.12%
196015,523-756-4.64%
195016,279-638-3.77%
194016,9172921.76%
193016,625750.45%
192016,5501,1447.43%
191015,4068045.51%
190014,6024,74848.18%
18909,8543,97067.47%
18805,8840.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.51%
Founded
March 6, 1871[1]
County Seat

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,09792.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native3503.55%
Two or More Races2052.08%
Some Other Race920.93%
Asian620.63%
Black or African American620.63%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Median Age

42.3


Total

40.8


Male

44.4


Female

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Adults

There are 7,589 adults, (1,951 of whom are seniors) in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

4,812

48.76%

Male

5,056

51.24%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Households and Families

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
Male86.1%13.9%
All78%22%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Female59.2%40.8%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1652.378
Married2,2292.8791.6
Non Family1,3481.1559.2
Female3652.9159.2
Male2232.5686.1

2.76

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2283.31%
9th to 12th Grade3705.38%
High School Graduate2,44535.55%
Some College1,73425.21%
Associates Degree99714.50%
Bachelors Degree83212.10%
Graduate Degree2723.95%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,3225,8421,052
Hispanic21014310
Native American19117419
Multiple Races967511
Other Race574610
Black5346
Asian272112

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.41%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,450$43,382$27,277
Less Than High School$29,531$42,813$9,196
High School Grad$31,416$40,602$23,661
Some College$32,758$42,891$26,391
Bachelors Degree$44,423$49,286$40,000
Graduate Degree$52,969$55,217$52,292

$34,450

Average Earnings

$43,382

Average Male

$27,277

Average Female

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language by Age

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language

96.01% of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.29% of the population.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,66894610.91%
Hispanic44415234.23%
Native34714942.94%
Multiple2006231.00%
Asian624470.97%
Black544379.63%
Other9255.43%

13.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.00%

Male Poverty Rate

14.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota is Black, with 79.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota is Other, with 5.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.46%
High School13.06%
Some College11.66%
Bachelors or Greater2.55%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.67%
Female Unemployed23.38%
Female Employed6.92%
Male Employed4.82%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Income

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,943$69,706
Families$69,978$81,706
Married Families$77,909-
Non Families$31,480$39,280

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Marital Status

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Yellow Medicine 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.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans

683

Number of Veterans

656

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam222
Second Gulf War114
Korea81
First Gulf War69
World War II40
Age Group Veterans
75+203
65 to 74166
55 to 64128
35 to 5494
18 to 3492
Name Veterans % of Total
White6529.17%
2 or More1414.00%
Indian126.06%
Hispanic31.18%
Other33.85%
Asian25.13%

$Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

8.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Yellow Medicine 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

81.12%

Born in Minnesota

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.25% of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 81.12% having been born in Minnesota. 0.82% 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