Grant County, MN

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2022 Population
6,091
0.761% 1-year growth
US Senator
Amy Klobuchar
Democratic (DFL) Party
US Senator
Tina Smith
Democratic (DFL) Party
2022 Median Age
44.3
0.225% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
10.1%
27.8% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$67,600
11.2% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$161,100
9.89% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Grant County, MN had a population of 6.09k people with a median age of 44.3 and a median household income of $67,600. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Grant County, MN grew from 6,045 to 6,091, a 0.761% increase and its median household income grew from $60,781 to $67,600, a 11.2% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Grant County, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.61%), White (Hispanic) (1.28%), Other (Hispanic) (0.837%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.624%).

None of the households in Grant County, MN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.3% of the residents in Grant County, MN are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Grant County, MN was $161,100, and the homeownership rate was 79.9%.

Most people in Grant County, MN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Grant County, MN was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Grant County, MN is home to a population of 6.09k people, from which 99.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 1.46% of Grant County, MN residents were born outside of the country (89 people).

In 2022, there were 35.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.68k people) in Grant County, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 159 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 78 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.3%
2022 Citizenship
99.3%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.3% of Grant County, MN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Grant County, MN was 99.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Grant County, MN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    5.68k ± 26
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    159 ± 39.1
  3. White (Hispanic)
    78 ± 28
2.53%
Hispanic Population
154 people

In 2022, there were 35.7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.68k people) in Grant County, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 159 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 78 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.53% of the people in Grant County, MN are hispanic (154 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Grant County, MN as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.46%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
89 people
1.32%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
80 people

As of 2022, 1.46% of Grant County, MN residents (89 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Grant County, MN was 1.32%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    149 ± 28
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    47 ± 21
  3. Korea
    35 ± 22

Grant County, MN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.17 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Grant County, MN employs 2.91k people. The largest industries in Grant County, MN are Health Care & Social Assistance (433 people), Retail Trade (345 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (333 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($73,125), Utilities ($72,500), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($59,375).

Occupations

2.91k
2022 Value
± 162
−0.92%
1 Year decline
± 8.07%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Grant County, MN declined at a rate of −0.92%, from 2.94k employees to 2.91k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Grant County, MN, are Management Occupations (437 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (290 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (272 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Grant County, MN.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

2.91k
2022 Value
± 162
−0.92%
1 Year decline
± 8.07%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Grant County, MN declined at a rate of −0.92%, from 2.94k employees to 2.91k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Grant County, MN, are Health Care & Social Assistance (433 people), Retail Trade (345 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (333 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Grant County, MN, though some of these residents may live in Grant County, MN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$49,744
Median earning men ± $3,543
$33,839
Median earning women ± $2,418

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($88,438), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($76,250), and Public Administration ($73,438).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($50,938), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($48,375), and Wholesale Trade ($46,250).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.26%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.93M people employed in Minnesota. This represents a 2.26% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.4%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Minnesota.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 62
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 49
    Manufacturing
  3. 42
    Other Services, Except Public Administration

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Grant County, MN went to Donald J. Trump with 62.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (35.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.18%).

Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith are the senators currently representing the state of Minnesota. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Minnesota is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Minnesota

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Amy Klobuchar
Senator from Minnesota1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) is the Minnesota affiliate of the Democratic Party (United States)|U.S. Democratic Party and its members are counted as Democrats.
Tina Smith
Senator from Minnesota2
Assumed office on January 3, 2018
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Al Franken.

Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith are the senators currently representing Minnesota.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Minnesota

Minnesota is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Minnesota have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.877% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.991% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.07M), Bachelors Degree (1.04M), and Some college (962k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Grant County, MN was $161,100 in 2022, which is 0.571 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $146,600 to $161,100, a 9.89% increase. The homeownership rate in Grant County, MN is 79.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Grant County, MN have an average commute time of 23.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Grant County, MN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$161,100
Median Property Value 2022
±$7,585
$2,030
Median Property Taxes
±$128

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Grant County, MN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Grant County, MN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

79.9%
Homeownership
2022
62.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 79.9% of the housing units in Grant County, MN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 79.1%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 702
  2. Census Tract 701

The following map shows all of the tracts in Grant County, MN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$67,600
Median Household Income
± $4,961
2.54k
Number of Households
± 139

In 2022, the median household income of the 2.54k households in Grant County, MN grew to $67,600 from the previous year's value of $60,781.

The following chart displays the households in Grant County, MN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Grant County, MN is from Minnesota.
0.458
2022 Wage GINI in Minnesota
0.459
2021 Wage GINI in Minnesota

In 2022, the income inequality in Minnesota was 0.458 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.267% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Minnesota was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Minnesota in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (75.5%)
  2. Worked At Home (13.5%)
  3. Carpooled (6.01%)

In 2022, 75.5% of workers in Grant County, MN drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (13.5%) and those who carpooled to work (6.01%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

23.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Grant County, MN have a shorter commute time (23.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.19% of the workforce in Grant County, MN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Grant County, MN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Grant County, MN have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

10.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Grant County, MN (607 out of 6.01k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 75+.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Grant County, MN is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.9% of the population of Grant County, MN has health coverage, with 35.9% on employee plans, 22.6% on Medicaid, 17.8% on Medicare, 17.3% on non-group plans, and 1.32% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Grant County, MN see 2986 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.797% decrease from the previous year (3010 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3013 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 6026 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.4% were men and 49.6% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,986 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Grant County, MN

Primary care physicians in Grant County, MN see an average of 2,986 patients per year. This represents a 0.797% decrease from the previous year (3,010 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Grant County, MN in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.9% under 18 years, 15.6% between 18 and 34 years, 37.6% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.4% were men and 49.6% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.09%
Uninsured
35.9%
Employer Coverage
22.6%
Medicaid
17.8%
Medicare
17.3%
Non-Group
1.32%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Grant County, MN declined by 4.65% from 5.34% to 5.09%.

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Health Outcomes

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 33.8% in Grant County, MN.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 6.03% in Grant County, MN.

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