Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population 2021

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota's estimated population is 9,529 with a growth rate of -0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota is the 70th largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 10,423 and has seen a growth of -8.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20219,529-90-0.94%
20209,619-90-0.93%
20199,709-90-0.92%
20189,799-37-0.38%
20179,836-52-0.53%
20169,888510.52%
20159,837-145-1.45%
20149,982-96-0.95%
201310,078-75-0.74%
201210,153-131-1.27%
201110,284-139-1.33%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.94%
Founded
March 6, 1871
County Seat
2010 Population
10,423
Growth Since 2010
-8.58%
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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,09092.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native2492.54%
Two or More Races2012.05%
Some Other Race1461.49%
Black or African American680.69%
Asian600.61%
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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population by Race

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population Pyramid $2021

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Median Age

42.4


Total

41.4


Male

43.8


Female

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Adults

There are 7,553 adults, (1,978 of whom are seniors) in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

4,830

49.22%

Male

4,984

50.78%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Population by Age

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

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
Male84.9%15.1%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female61.2%38.8%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0872.3379.4
Married2,2462.8592.1
Non Family1,2991.1761.4
Female3303.1461.2
Male2122.7684.9

2.79

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2323.40%
9th to 12th Grade3645.33%
High School Graduate2,41735.39%
Some College1,63523.94%
Associates Degree1,00314.69%
Bachelors Degree88412.94%
Graduate Degree2944.31%
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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,2705,8351,122
Hispanic19812511
Native American17713520
2+ Races987412
Other Race815811
Black5942
Asian272213

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.15%.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,505$44,468$27,500
Less Than 9th Grade$30,625$44,013$
High School Graduate$32,053$41,971$22,474
Some College$35,445$44,693$27,228
Bachelors Degree$42,188$48,897$39,205
Graduate Degree$55,096$55,156$52,396

$36,505

Average Earnings

$44,468

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language by Age

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language

95.98% of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.58% of the population.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Language

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,59288710.32%
Multiple1967437.76%
Black615488.52%
Hispanic4575010.94%
Native2323515.09%
Asian603355.00%

11.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.52%

Male Poverty Rate

13.10%

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 88.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota is White, with 10.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.10%.

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.18%
High School13.69%
Some College9.62%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Unemployed17.91%
Female Employed5.43%
Male Employed4.61%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,210$71,153
Families$71,568$83,184
Married Families$78,060-
Non Families$31,399$40,639
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Income by Household Type

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Marital Status

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591

Number of Veterans

577

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam241
First Gulf War83
Second Gulf War78
Korea54
World War II19

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+170
65 to 74169
55 to 64118
35 to 5473
18 to 3461

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5668.03%
Native American147.49%
2+ Races1010.10%
Asian12.63%

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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11.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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64.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Employment by Age

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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Employment by Race

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Yellow Medicine 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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80.80%

Born in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota

97.86%

Native Born

2.14%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

1.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.86% of Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 80.80% having been born in Minnesota. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Yellow Medicine 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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