Mankato, MN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Mankato, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
42,093
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
25.0%
Median Home
$179,400
Median Income
$47,924
Median Rent
$899

Mankato SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Mankato, MN Crime Report

1,572
Total Crimes
3,659.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
47.76%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mankato
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,572 3,659.6 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 110 256.1 236.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 12 27.9 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 69 160.6 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,462 3,403.6 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 186 433.0 282.4 340.5
Larceny 1,217 2,833.2 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 59 137.4 198.9 219.9

Mankato, MN Cost Of Living

96
Mankato's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mankato Minnesota National Average
Overall 96 104 100
Services 98 109 100
Groceries 103 106 100
Health 118 110 100
Housing 85 100 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 97 98 100

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Rankings for Mankato in Minnesota

Map Of Mankato, MN

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Population over time in Mankato

Year Population % Change
2019 42,093 0.9%
2018 41,701 1.1%
2017 41,241 0.8%
2016 40,900 0.8%
2015 40,557 1.7%
2014 39,871 0.4%
2013 39,710 1.2%
2012 39,246 1.3%
2011 38,725 1.4%
2010 38,187 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mankato

White
84.0% (35,368)
African American
5.6% (2,350)
American Indian
0.3% (136)
Asian
3.2% (1,330)
Hawaiian
0.0% (10)
Other
0.1% (35)
Two Or More
2.2% (942)
Hispanic
4.6% (1,922)
Race Mankato MN USA
White 84.0% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 5.6% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Mankato

Female
50.2% (21,129)
Male
49.8% (20,964)
Gender Mankato MN USA
Female 50.2% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mankato for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (841)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,683)
High School / GED
23.0% (9,681)
Some College
21.0% (8,839)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (4,630)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (10,102)
Master's Degree
10.0% (4,209)
Professional Degree
2.0% (841)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,262)
Education Mankato MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mankato, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
7.0% (293,117)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (214,645)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (519,302)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (470,577)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (669,836)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (667,015)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (561,872)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (529,047)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (159,765)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (124,119)
Income Mankato MN USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 7.8% 7.7%

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