Prior Lake, MN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Prior Lake, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
26,775
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
4.6%
Median Home
$328,400
Median Income
$108,481
Median Rent
$1,220

Prior Lake SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Prior Lake, MN Crime Report

643
Total Crimes
2,317.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.22%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Prior Lake
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 643 2,317.3 2,402.4 2,346.0
Violent Crime 47 169.4 277.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.4 6.5
Robbery 9 32.4 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 82.9 166.5 279.7
Property Crime 596 2,147.9 2,124.9 1,958.2
Burglary 32 115.3 307.0 314.2
Larceny 526 1,895.6 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 38 136.9 250.0 246.0

Prior Lake, MN Cost Of Living

115
Prior Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Prior Lake Minnesota National Average
Overall 115 104 100
Services 112 106 100
Groceries 101 102 100
Health 103 113 100
Housing 143 101 100
Transportation 99 102 100
Utilities 96 98 100

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Rankings for Prior Lake in Minnesota

Map Of Prior Lake, MN

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Population over time in Prior Lake

Year Population % Change
2020 26,775 3.5%
2019 25,880 1.7%
2018 25,452 1.8%
2017 24,997 2.4%
2016 24,402 1.9%
2015 23,956 2.3%
2014 23,417 2.1%
2013 22,946 1.7%
2012 22,570 1.7%
2011 22,193 -

Race / Ethnicity in Prior Lake

White
86.6% (23,184)
African American
1.1% (293)
American Indian
0.7% (193)
Asian
3.5% (945)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.5% (140)
Two Or More
3.8% (1,018)
Hispanic
3.7% (1,001)
Race Prior Lake MN USA
White 86.6% 79.0% 60.1%
African American 1.1% 6.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 3.5% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.8% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.7% 5.5% 18.2%

Gender in Prior Lake

Female
51.3% (13,726)
Male
48.7% (13,049)
Gender Prior Lake MN USA
Female 51.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prior Lake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-1.0% (-267)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (535)
High School / GED
15.0% (4,016)
Some College
21.0% (5,622)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (3,748)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (9,371)
Master's Degree
11.0% (2,945)
Professional Degree
2.0% (535)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (267)
Education Prior Lake MN USA
< 9th Grade -1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Prior Lake, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
2.6% (70,201)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (33,598)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.5% (120,189)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.0% (107,078)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (217,980)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (423,942)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (274,797)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.5% (547,682)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.2% (298,562)
$200,000 or more
21.8% (583,466)
Income Prior Lake MN USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 4.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.5% 7.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.0% 7.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 11.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.5% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.2% 8.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 21.8% 8.5% 8.3%

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