Austin SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
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
25,006
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
14.4%
Median Home
$103,300
Median Income
$46,970
Median Rent
$727

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3

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4

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Population over time in Austin

Year Population % Change
2017 25,006 0.5%
2016 24,882 0.2%
2015 24,841 0.6%
2014 24,687 -0.3%
2013 24,760 0.0%
2012 24,750 0.5%
2011 24,632 0.3%
2010 24,559 0.5%
2009 24,439 -
Crime/100k Austin MN USA
Violent Crime 264.7 220.4 368.9
Murder 4.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 36.1 52.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 192.5 122.2 246.8
Property Crime 2181.7 1993.8 2199.5
Burglary 364.9 288.4 376.0
Larceny 1672.3 1524.8 1594.6
Car Theft 144.4 180.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Austin

White
71.1% (17,788)
African American
5.5% (1,367)
American Indian
0.1% (28)
Asian
4.4% (1,088)
Hawaiian
0.6% (156)
Other
0.3% (81)
Two Or More
1.7% (422)
Hispanic
16.3% (4,076)
Race Austin MN USA
White 71.1% 80.3% 61.1%
African American 5.5% 6.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 1.0% 0.7%
Asian 4.4% 4.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.3% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Austin, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
3.1% (77,828)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (173,037)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (387,885)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (286,128)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (404,005)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (417,858)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (284,617)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (275,549)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (107,046)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (86,644)
Income Austin MN USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 442.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 387.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 778.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 818.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 1214.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 1800.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 1402.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 1722.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 723.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 710.7% 697.9%

Gender in Austin

Female
49.3% (12,338)
Male
50.7% (12,668)
Gender Austin MN USA
Female 49.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Austin for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,750)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,000)
High School / GED
29.0% (7,251)
Some College
21.0% (5,251)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,750)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (3,750)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,250)
Professional Degree
2.0% (500)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (500)
Education Austin MN USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 23.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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