Austin SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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Austin, Minnesota Info Snack

Austin is a city in Mower County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 24,718 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Mower County. The town was originally settled along the Cedar River and it has two artificial lakes called East Side Lake and Mill Pond. The town was named for Austin R. Nichols, the first settler in the area.
Population
24,882
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
14.8%
Median Home
$99,500
Median Income
$46,923
Median Rent
$715

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Population over time in Austin

Year Population % Change
2017 24,882 0.2%
2016 24,841 0.6%
2015 24,687 -0.3%
2014 24,760 0.0%
2013 24,750 0.5%
2012 24,632 0.3%
2011 24,559 0.5%
2010 24,439 -

Crime in Austin Per 100k

Crime Austin MN USA
Violent Crime 210.6 238.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.3
Robbery 28.3 64.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 141.7 128.6 248.9
Property Crime 2587.9 2191.5 2362.0
Burglary 477.9 336.9 430.4
Larceny 2004.7 1675.7 1694.0
Car Theft 105.3 178.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Austin

White
72.9% (18,150)
African American
5.1% (1,273)
American Indian
0.1% (27)
Asian
3.3% (813)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (55)
Two Or More
2.5% (625)
Hispanic
15.8% (3,939)
Race Austin MN USA
White 72.9% 80.8% 61.5%
African American 5.1% 5.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 4.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.5% 2.3%
Hispanic 15.8% 5.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Austin, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
4.1% (102,016)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (164,221)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (422,994)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (238,867)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (383,182)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (408,064)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (303,560)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (303,560)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (82,110)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (79,622)
Income Austin MN USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 4.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 8.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 8.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 12.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 16.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 6.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 6.4% 6.3%

Gender in Austin

Female
50.2% (12,489)
Male
49.8% (12,392)
Gender Austin MN USA
Female 50.2% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Austin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.7% (2,168)
9-12th Grade
8.1% (2,024)
High School / GED
28.9% (7,180)
Some College
21.2% (5,268)
Associate's Degree
11.1% (2,768)
Bachelor's Degree
13.9% (3,452)
Master's Degree
5.1% (1,265)
Professional Degree
1.5% (363)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (390)
Education Austin MN USA
< 9th Grade 8.7% 3.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.1% 4.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.9% 25.4% 27.3%
Some College 21.2% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.1% 11.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 23.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.1% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.4% 1.4%

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