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Sustainable Society:  A society that balances the environment, other life forms, and human interactions over an indefinite time period.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Minnesota

County Population Projections 1995 to 2025*

 

County Projections
MFS Calculated Rates of Change
Compounding Growth

 

  1995 Population Estimate Projected Population 2000 Projected Population 2005 Projected Population 2010 Projected Population 2015 Projected Population 2020 Projected Population 2025
               
Aitkin 13,366 14,010 14,410 14,760 15,170 15,410 15,540
Anoka 272,636 296,880 318,260 337,590 355,540 370,530 381,890
Becker 29,163 29,970 30,410 30,720 31,010 31,120 30,890
Beltrami 36,508 38,870 40,590 41,340 41,370 41,280 41,050
Benton 33,362 36,510 39,590 42,450 44,890 46,980 48,650
Big Stone 6,026 5,660 5,300 4,990 4,760 4,570 4,360
Blue Earth 55,172 55,810 56,110 56,650 56,590 56,490 56,540
Brown 27,580 27,750 27,750 27,710 27,750 27,740 27,530
Carlton 30,559 31,050 31,110 31,020 30,920 30,720 30,250
Carver 57,010 65,160 72,940 80,460 87,910 95,360 102,320
Cass 23,801 25,190 26,220 27,050 27,710 28,180 28,350
Chippewa 13,097 12,680 12,170 11,710 11,350 10,960 10,510
Chisago 36,045 39,820 43,110 46,290 49,500 52,670 55,570
Clay 52,540 53,750 54,310 54,850 54,580 54,100 53,490
Clearwater 8,452 8,390 8,260 8,170 8,130 8,070 7,970
Cook 4,166 4,300 4,360 4,400 4,420 4,440 4,420
Cottonwood 12,768 12,440 12,010 11,650 11,300 10,970 10,600
Crow Wing 48,437 51,770 54,470 56,700 58,460 59,730 60,530
Dakota 316,272 350,120 380,410 407,520 432,510 455,080 473,540
Dodge 16,680 17,120 17,350 17,530 17,760 17,950 17,970
Douglas 30,424 31,510 32,240 32,810 33,340 33,740 33,790
Faribault 16,661 16,010 15,280 14,680 14,240 13,850 13,410
Fillmore 20,906 20,510 20,040 19,720 19,600 19,500 19,290
Freeborn 32,759 31,900 31,030 30,280 29,690 29,020 28,190
Goodhue 42,477 43,050 43,600 44,490 45,940 47,290 48,170
Grant 6,242 6,070 5,810 5,560 5,380 5,220 5,060
Hennepin 1,063,631 1,082,570 1,097,610 1,106,900 1,109,570 1,103,090 1,086,950
Houston 19,123 19,420 19,520 19,590 19,690 19,740 19,660
Hubbard 16,225 17,180 17,900 18,540 19,100 19,530 19,800
Isanti 28,664 30,260 31,360 32,240 33,120 33,910 34,310
Itasca 42,446 42,890 42,930 42,920 42,950 42,780 42,340
Jackson 11,717 11,570 11,310 11,050 10,870 10,670 10,420
Kanabec 13,473 13,630 13,820 14,210 14,830 15,430 15,880
Kandiyohi 41,167 42,430 43,370 44,200 45,010 45,630 45,860
Kittson 5,572 5,380 5,170 5,010 4,910 4,830 4,730
Koochiching 15,911 15,620 15,320 15,000 14,640 14,200 13,580
Lac Qui Parle 8,717 8,340 7,850 7,370 6,950 6,600 6,260
Lake 10,473 10,540 10,420 10,230 10,000 9,720 9,340
Lake of the Woods 4,363 4,440 4,470 4,470 4,490 4,520 4,490
LeSueur 24,371 24,840 25,300 26,030 27,090 28,080 28,870
Lincoln 6,791 6,480 6,130 5,830 5,620 5,380 5,140
Lyon 25,211 25,620 25,850 26,010 25,740 25,740 25,610
McLeod 33,803 34,960 36,100 37,430 38,940 40,310 41,410
Mahnomen 5,127 5,070 4,980 4,950 4,990 5,010 5,030
Marshall 10,733 10,480 10,120 9,840 9,580 9,300 9,000
Martin 22,840 22,330 21,840 21,580 21,570 21,550 21,360
Meeker 21,352 21,460 21,340 21,220 21,220 21,170 20,950
Mille Lacs 19,807 20,700 21,220 21,710 22,420 23,140 23,710
Morrison 30,756 31,150 31,190 31,220 31,390 31,470 31,280
Mower 37,628 37,310 36,790 36,400 36,100 35,680 35,100
Murray 9,606 9,290 8,870 8,490 8,180 7,860 7,530
Nicollet 29,386 30,650 31,640 32,000 32,050 32,000 31,780
Nobles 20,408 20,550 20,610 20,720 20,850 20,860 20,850
Norman 7,885 7,670 7,380 7,130 6,920 6,700 6,470
Olmsted 113,968 118,730 122,490 125,440 127,840 129,490 130,000
Otter Tail 52,847 54,340 54,840 54,830 54,600 54,220 53,430
Pennington 13,391 13,400 13,370 13,390 13,410 13,370 13,230
Pine 22,816 23,400 23,920 24,650 25,650 26,550 27,230
Pipestone 10,433 10,160 9,830 9,530 9,290 9,060 8,780
Polk 32,904 32,610 32,120 31,660 31,350 30,940 30,330
Pope 10,906 10,890 10,760 10,510 10,240 9,950 9,580
Ramsey 494,674 497,710 501,780 504,920 506,390 504,290 498,460
Red Lake 4,481 4,380 4,210 4,030 3,900 3,800 3,670
Redwood 17,293 16,960 16,500 16,100 15,790 15,490 15,110
Renville 17,595 17,240 16,690 16,180 15,790 15,430 15,000
Rice 52,232 54,710 56,390 57,290 58,120 58,560 58,700
Rock 9,870 9,570 9,210 8,910 8,710 8,540 8,300
Roseau 16,025 16,660 17,150 17,600 18,060 18,490 18,820
St Louis 198,879 199,400 197,520 194,170 190,500 187,050 183,910
Scott 69,303 79,040 87,850 96,060 104,040 112,160 119,890
Sherburne 51,328 60,390 68,960 77,030 84,370 91,620 98,540
Sibley 14,584 14,350 14,180 14,170 14,360 14,590 14,700
Stearns 126,912 134,730 139,750 142,480 143,630 144,050 144,980
Steele 31,817 32,290 32,570 32,830 33,190 33,410 33,320
Stevens 10,575 10,780 10,850 10,590 10,290 10,050 9,840
Swift 11,081 11,000 10,990 11,060 11,130 11,110 11,010
Todd 23,742 23,390 22,920 22,670 22,720 22,710 22,500
Traverse 4,374 4,170 3,950 3,760 3,640 3,530 3,430
Wabasha 20,428 20,580 20,570 20,600 20,730 20,850 20,830
Wadena 13,294 13,470 13,490 13,410 13,250 13,030 12,730
Waseca 18,031 17,830 17,600 17,410 17,310 17,150 16,890
Washington 175,441 200,830 221,250 237,890 252,340 265,370 275,950
Watonwan 11,764 11,460 11,160 10,990 10,890 10,750 10,560
Wilkin 7,399 7,200 6,980 6,800 6,670 6,550 6,380
Winona 48,987 49,990 50,760 50,730 50,620 50,350 50,060
Wright 77,232 84,060 89,840 95,160 100,480 105,550 109,820
Yellow Medicine 11,613 11,240 10,790 10,360 10,020 9,700 9,310
               
Minnesota 4,626,514 4,805,970 4,948,720 5,066,540 5,167,870 5,243,600 5,282,840

* "The 1995 data is not a projection; it is the official estimate from the State Demographic Center. These projections were updated in June 1998." Department of Administration. Minnesota State Demographer. Data as of April 28, 2003. See original at < http://www.demography.state.mn.us/demog_3c.html >.


MFS Calculated Rates of Change


Year

Population
Five Year
Change
Five Year
Percent Change
Five Year
Compound Growth
1995 4,626,514
2000 4,805,970 180,456 3.91 0.76%
2005 4,948,720 142,750 2.97 0.59%
2010 5,066,540 117,820 2.38 0.47%
2015 5,167,870 101,330 2.00 0.40%
2020 5,243,600 75,730 1.47 0.29%
2025 5,282,840 39,240 0.75 0.15%

Compounding Growth

Period Annual Compound Growth
1995-2000 0.76%
1995-2005 0.68%
1995-2010 0.61%
1995-2015 0.55%
1995-2020 0.50%
1995-2025 0.44%

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