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Blue Earth County, MN Demographics


Population

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Blue Earth County 55,941 64,013 67,477 70,700
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Age

Population 2010 2015 2020
0-4 3,814 3,789 3,947
5-9 3,437 3,798 3,868
10-14 3,232 3,271 3,864
15-19 5,918 5,901 6,130
20-24 10,664 10,632 10,202
25-29 5,148 5,403 4,836
30-34 3,796 4,593 4,855
35-39 3,137 3,578 4,510
40-44 3,266 3,208 3,708
45-49 3,581 3,137 3,095
50-54 3,920 3,719 3,257
55-59 3,668 4,123 3,873
60-64 2,870 3,526 3,916
65-69 2,015 2,759 3,363
70-74 1,568 1,889 2,580
75-79 1,346 1,427 1,781
80-84 1,223 1,170 1,292
85+ 1,410 1,554 1,623
18+ 51,632 54,679 56,961
Median Age 30 31 33
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Population by Race

Blue Earth County 2015
Total 67,477
White Alone 90.901
Black Alone 3.456
American Indian Alone 0.388
Asian Alone 2.482
Pacific Islander Alone 0.046
Some Other Race 0.806
Two or More Races 1.921
Hispanic Origin 3.340
Diversity Index 22.500
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Households

Population 2000 2010 2015 2020
Households 21,062 24,445 25,983 27,342
Housing Units 21,971 26,202 27,870 29,399
Owner Occupied Units 16,793 17,666
Renter Occupied Units 9,190 9,676
Vacant Units 1,887 2,057
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Income

Blue Earth County 2015 2020
Median Household $50,728 $58,461
Average Household $63,074 $72,284
Per Capita $24,947 $28,597
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Household Income Base

Blue Earth County 2015
<$15,000 3,585
$15,000 - $24,999 2,506
$25,000 - $34,999 2,735
$35,000 - $49,999 3,951
$50,000 - $74,999 4,865
$75,000 - $99,999 3,744
$100,000 - $149,999 3,243
$150,000 - $199,999 889
$200,000+ 465
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Growth Rate

Blue Earth County 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 3%
Per Capita Income 3%
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Blue Earth County, MN Quality of Life

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Home Value

Blue Earth County 2015 2020
Median Home Value $188,355 $249,342
Average Home Value $231,683 $310,691
<$50,000 999 591
$50,000 - $99,999 1,107 714
$100,000 - $149,999 3,059 1,329
$150,000 - $199,999 4,212 3,010
$200,000 - $249,999 2,894 3,231
$250,000 - $299,999 1,540 2,439
$300,000 - $399,999 1,330 2,416
$400,000 - $499,999 574 1,653
$500,000 - $749,999 655 1,531
$750,000 - $999,999 193 415
$1,000,000 + 229 336
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 121
2000-2009 4,628
1990-1999 2,491
1980-1989 2,735
1970-1979 3,704
1960-1969 2,285
1950-1959 2,975
1940-1949 1,219
1939 or Before 6,229
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 35,283
In-County Residents 26,485
Out-of-County Residents 8,598
Drive Alone 28,208
Carpooled 3,329
Public Transport 397
Work at Home 1,418
Less than 5 minutes 1,633
5-9 minutes 6,302
10-14 minutes 9,257
15-19 minutes 6,945
20-24 minutes 3,751
25-29 minutes 1,352
30-34 minutes 1,919
35-39 minutes 397
40-44 minutes 414
45-59 minutes 647
60-89 minutes 663
90+ minutes 585
Average Travel Time 17
Source: ESRI, 2016-02-11