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Blue Earth County, MN Demographics


Population

Population 2000 2010 2017 2022
Blue Earth County 55,941 64,013 67,969 71,092
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Population by Age

Population 2010 2017 2022
0-4 3,814 3,788 3,971
5-9 3,437 3,733 3,845
10-14 3,232 3,391 3,843
15-19 5,918 5,582 5,893
20-24 10,664 10,614 10,085
25-29 5,148 5,429 5,264
30-34 3,796 4,524 4,704
35-39 3,137 3,822 4,383
40-44 3,266 3,276 3,965
45-49 3,581 3,149 3,190
50-54 3,920 3,587 3,290
55-59 3,668 4,035 3,687
60-64 2,870 3,646 3,824
65-69 2,015 3,005 3,496
70-74 1,568 2,122 2,756
75-79 1,346 1,530 1,969
80-84 1,223 1,171 1,337
85+ 1,410 1,565 1,590
18+ 51,632 55,167 57,355
Median Age 30 32 33
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Population by Race

Blue Earth County 2017
Total 67,969
White Alone 90.110
Black Alone 3.850
American Indian Alone 0.390
Asian Alone 2.420
Pacific Islander Alone 0.040
Some Other Race 0.880
Two or More Races 2.310
Hispanic Origin 3.710
Diversity Index 24.400
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Households

Population 2000 2010 2017 2022
Households 21,062 24,445 26,276 27,570
Housing Units 21,971 26,202 28,269 29,843
Owner Occupied Units 16,909 17,716
Renter Occupied Units 9,367 9,854
Vacant Units 1,993 2,273
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Income

Blue Earth County 2017 2022
Median Household $52,720 $57,083
Average Household $70,759 $81,214
Per Capita $28,108 $32,216
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Household Income Base

Blue Earth County 2017
<$15,000 2,832
$15,000 - $24,999 3,004
$25,000 - $34,999 2,711
$35,000 - $49,999 3,803
$50,000 - $74,999 5,010
$75,000 - $99,999 3,366
$100,000 - $149,999 3,482
$150,000 - $199,999 1,202
$200,000+ 866
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Growth Rate

Blue Earth County 2010 - 2014 2014 - 2019
Population 1% 1%
Households 1% 1%
Families 1% 1%
Median Household Income 2%
Per Capita Income 3%
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Blue Earth County, MN Quality of Life

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Home Value

Blue Earth County 2017 2022
Median Home Value $176,103 $207,704
Average Home Value $211,895 $255,071
<$50,000 1,023 639
$50,000 - $99,999 1,291 988
$100,000 - $149,999 4,258 3,721
$150,000 - $199,999 3,605 3,167
$200,000 - $249,999 2,203 2,223
$250,000 - $299,999 1,617 2,103
$300,000 - $399,999 1,704 2,751
$400,000 - $499,999 581 994
$500,000 - $749,999 378 643
$750,000 - $999,999 126 237
$1,000,000 + 122 249
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Housing Year Built

Year Range Houses Built
2010 or Later 516
2000-2009 4,602
1990-1999 2,793
1980-1989 2,823
1970-1979 3,707
1960-1969 2,203
1950-1959 2,891
1940-1949 1,116
1939 or Before 6,167
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22

Commute

Category Commuters
Workers 16+ 35,528
In-County Residents 26,924
Out-of-County Residents 8,389
Drive Alone 28,714
Carpooled 2,838
Public Transport 441
Work at Home 1,581
Less than 5 minutes 1,643
5-9 minutes 6,628
10-14 minutes 9,173
15-19 minutes 6,847
20-24 minutes 3,602
25-29 minutes 1,316
30-34 minutes 1,929
35-39 minutes 374
40-44 minutes 516
45-59 minutes 763
60-89 minutes 606
90+ minutes 550
Average Travel Time 17
Source: ESRI, 2018-06-22