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Cottonwood County, Minnesota Facts

Facts
State Minnesota
Land area 638.6 square miles
Population Density 18.3 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 11,616
Population change -0.6%
Under 5 years of age 6.3%
Under 18 23.2%
65 and over 22.4%
Females 50.6%
White 94
Hispanic or Latino of any race 7
Asian 3%
Two or more races 1.5%
Black or African American 0.9%
Native American 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 88%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 17.2%
Veterans 877
Households and Housing
Households 4,802
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 90%
Median household income $45,294
The per capita income $23,456
Live below the poverty line. 13.7%
housing units 5,401
Multi-unit structures 11%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $86,800
Residents owning their homes. 79%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,221
Women-owned firms 0%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $90,280
Retail sales per capita $7,982
Manufacturers shipments $636,146
Merchant wholesaler sales $177,207