In 2021, West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN had a population of 150k people with a median age of 44.2 and a median household income of $63,845. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN grew from 146,926 to 150,227, a 2.25% increase and its median household income grew from $60,643 to $63,845, a 5.28% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.1%), White (Hispanic) (1.45%), Other (Hispanic) (1.22%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.784%).
4.19% of the households in West Central Minnesota PUMA, 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.
98.9% of the residents in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN are Minnesota State Community and Technical College (1,152 degrees awarded in 2021), Alexandria Technical & Community College (656 degrees), and University of Minnesota-Morris (174251) (304 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN was $196,100, and the homeownership rate was 77%.
Most people in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.2 minutes. The average car ownership in West Central Minnesota PUMA, MN was 2 cars per household.
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