Mankato SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

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Mankato, Minnesota Info Snack

Mankato (/mænketo/ man-KAY-toh) is a city in Blue Earth, Nicollet, and Le Sueur counties in the state of Minnesota. It is the 22nd biggest city in Minnesota. The population was 41,044 according to 2015 US census estimates, making it the fifth largest city in Minnesota outside the Minneapolis?Saint Paul metropolitan area. The county seat of Blue Earth County, it is located along a large bend of the Minnesota River at its confluence with the Blue Earth River. Mankato is across the Minnesota River from North Mankato. Mankato and North Mankato have a combined population of over 53,000, according to the 2010 census. It completely encompasses the town of Skyline. North of Mankato Regional Airport, a tiny non-contiguous part of the city is located within Le Sueur County. Most of the city of Mankato is located within Blue Earth County.
Population
41,241
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
24.5%
Median Home
$165,600
Median Income
$45,035
Median Rent
$821

Rankings for Mankato in Minnesota

Best Places Around Mankato

1

North Mankato, MN
Population 13,583

2

Waconia, MN
Population 11,751

3

Prior Lake, MN
Population 25,452

4

St. Peter, MN
Population 11,682

5

Jordan, MN
Population 6,079

6

Shakopee, MN
Population 40,024

7

Chaska, MN
Population 25,578

8

New Prague, MN
Population 7,598

9

Owatonna, MN
Population 25,613

10

Northfield, MN
Population 20,297

Map Of Mankato, MN

Population over time in Mankato

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Mankato Per 100k

Crime Mankato MN USA
Violent Crime 254.5 238.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.3
Robbery 40.4 64.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 157.0 128.6 248.9
Property Crime 3094.2 2191.5 2362.0
Burglary 435.2 336.9 430.4
Larceny 2537.6 1675.7 1694.0
Car Theft 121.3 178.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Mankato

White
85.8% (35,370)
African American
4.3% (1,762)
American Indian
0.4% (167)
Asian
3.1% (1,286)
Hawaiian
0.0% (10)
Other
0.1% (41)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,033)
Hispanic
3.8% (1,572)
Race Mankato MN USA
White 85.8% 80.8% 61.5%
African American 4.3% 5.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 4.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.5% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.8% 5.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Mankato, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
8.7% (358,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (259,818)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (511,388)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (461,899)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (655,731)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (618,615)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (540,257)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (470,147)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (111,350)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (140,219)
Income Mankato MN USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 4.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 8.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 8.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 12.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 16.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 6.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 6.4% 6.3%

Gender in Mankato

Female
49.7% (20,486)
Male
50.3% (20,754)
Gender Mankato MN USA
Female 49.7% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mankato for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.1% (458)
9-12th Grade
4.5% (1,836)
High School / GED
24.1% (9,954)
Some College
22.5% (9,298)
Associate's Degree
11.2% (4,625)
Bachelor's Degree
22.9% (9,424)
Master's Degree
9.2% (3,812)
Professional Degree
2.0% (836)
Doctorate Degree
2.4% (992)
Education Mankato MN USA
< 9th Grade 1.1% 3.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.5% 4.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.1% 25.4% 27.3%
Some College 22.5% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.2% 11.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.9% 23.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.2% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.4% 1.4% 1.4%

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