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Blue Earth County, MN Demographics


Population

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Blue Earth County 55,941 64,013 67,828 70,971
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Age

Population 2010 2016 2021
0-4 3,814 3,830 3,988
5-9 3,437 3,771 3,855
10-14 3,232 3,375 3,868
15-19 5,918 5,672 5,868
20-24 10,664 10,772 10,160
25-29 5,148 5,342 5,396
30-34 3,796 4,526 4,705
35-39 3,137 3,663 4,390
40-44 3,266 3,304 3,808
45-49 3,581 3,202 3,187
50-54 3,920 3,695 3,322
55-59 3,668 4,085 3,787
60-64 2,870 3,574 3,852
65-69 2,015 2,836 3,392
70-74 1,568 2,005 2,647
75-79 1,346 1,488 1,828
80-84 1,223 1,177 1,315
85+ 1,410 1,511 1,603
18+ 51,632 54,916 57,199
Median Age 30 31 33
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Population by Race

Blue Earth County 2016
Total 67,828
White Alone 90.500
Black Alone 3.760
American Indian Alone 0.400
Asian Alone 2.410
Pacific Islander Alone 0.040
Some Other Race 0.870
Two or More Races 2.010
Hispanic Origin 3.630
Diversity Index 23.600
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Households

Population 2000 2010 2016 2021
Households 21,062 24,445 26,240 27,558
Housing Units 21,971 26,202 28,240 29,827
Owner Occupied Units 17,038 17,870
Renter Occupied Units 9,202 9,688
Vacant Units 2,000 2,269
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Income

Blue Earth County 2016 2021
Median Household $52,126 $50,764
Average Household $68,956 $74,796
Per Capita $27,432 $29,765
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Household Income Base

Blue Earth County 2016
<$15,000 3,417
$15,000 - $24,999 2,616
$25,000 - $34,999 2,747
$35,000 - $49,999 3,715
$50,000 - $74,999 5,009
$75,000 - $99,999 3,348
$100,000 - $149,999 3,483
$150,000 - $199,999 1,088
$200,000+ 817
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Growth Rate

Blue Earth County 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income -1%
Per Capita Income 2%
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Blue Earth County, MN Quality of Life

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Home Value

Blue Earth County 2016 2021
Median Home Value $161,461 $198,236
Average Home Value $198,936 $237,933
<$50,000 1,853 1,451
$50,000 - $99,999 1,625 1,538
$100,000 - $149,999 4,277 3,307
$150,000 - $199,999 3,331 2,735
$200,000 - $249,999 2,045 2,235
$250,000 - $299,999 1,297 2,003
$300,000 - $399,999 1,387 2,735
$400,000 - $499,999 512 889
$500,000 - $749,999 392 507
$750,000 - $999,999 191 283
$1,000,000 + 127 186
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 294
2000-2009 4,704
1990-1999 2,502
1980-1989 2,725
1970-1979 3,777
1960-1969 2,281
1950-1959 2,951
1940-1949 1,160
1939 or Before 6,204
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 35,147
In-County Residents 26,437
Out-of-County Residents 8,488
Drive Alone 28,759
Carpooled 2,951
Public Transport 252
Work at Home 1,429
Less than 5 minutes 1,616
5-9 minutes 6,318
10-14 minutes 9,440
15-19 minutes 6,783
20-24 minutes 3,714
25-29 minutes 1,313
30-34 minutes 1,866
35-39 minutes 308
40-44 minutes 466
45-59 minutes 712
60-89 minutes 599
90+ minutes 583
Average Travel Time 17
Source: ESRI, 2017-03-02