Living in Cottage Grove, MN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Cottage Grove SnackAbility

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

Cottage Grove, MN Crime Report

571
Total Crimes
1,539.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.08%
Below National Average

Cottage Grove, MN Cost Of Living

111
Cottage Grove's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Cottage Grove, Minnesota Info Snack

Cottage Grove /ktd rov/ is a city located 10 miles (16 km) south of Saint Paul in Washington County in the State of Minnesota. The city lies on the north bank of the Mississippi River, north of the confluence with the Saint Croix River. Cottage Grove and nearby suburbs form the southeast portion of Minneapolis-Saint Paul, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States, with about 3.52 million residents. The population of Cottage Grove was 34,589 at the 2010 census.
Population
36,221
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
3.7%
Median Home
$237,100
Median Income
$95,453
Median Rent
$1,298

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Rankings for Cottage Grove in Minnesota

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Map Of Cottage Grove, MN

Population over time in Cottage Grove

Year Population % Change
2017 36,221 0.9%
2016 35,902 0.8%
2015 35,632 0.6%
2014 35,405 0.7%
2013 35,169 0.8%
2012 34,897 0.8%
2011 34,635 0.7%
2010 34,394 1.1%
2009 34,025 -
Crime/100k Cottage Grove MN USA
Violent Crime 67.4 220.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 8.1 52.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 43.1 122.2 246.8
Property Crime 1471.6 1993.8 2199.5
Burglary 156.3 288.4 376.0
Larceny 1261.4 1524.8 1594.6
Car Theft 53.9 180.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Cottage Grove

White
80.2% (29,066)
African American
4.6% (1,668)
American Indian
0.4% (159)
Asian
7.3% (2,648)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (96)
Two Or More
2.7% (993)
Hispanic
4.4% (1,591)
Race Cottage Grove MN USA
White 80.2% 80.3% 61.1%
African American 4.6% 6.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.0% 0.7%
Asian 7.3% 4.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Cottage Grove, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
1.4% (48,991)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (47,789)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.3% (83,256)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.8% (174,928)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (331,221)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (658,235)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.7% (606,538)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.8% (899,588)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.6% (455,655)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (315,893)
Income Cottage Grove MN USA
Less than $10,000 1.4% 4.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 3.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.3% 7.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.8% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 18.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.7% 14.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.8% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.6% 7.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 7.1% 7.0%

Gender in Cottage Grove

Female
50.2% (18,192)
Male
49.8% (18,029)
Gender Cottage Grove MN USA
Female 50.2% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cottage Grove for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (724)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,086)
High School / GED
24.0% (8,693)
Some College
24.0% (8,693)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (4,708)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (8,693)
Master's Degree
8.0% (2,897)
Professional Degree
1.0% (362)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (362)
Education Cottage Grove MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 23.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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