|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cottage Grove is 39,926. Cottage Grove, Minnesota is the 993rd largest city in the US.
Cottage Grove is located entirely in Washington County.
The current population of Cottage Grove (39,926) is it's peak population.
Cottage Grove has grown 30.1% since the 2000. Cottage Grove, Minnesota is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Cottage Grove has a population density of 1,028.7 people per square mile.
|812||St. Louis Park||49,158||11.3%|
|1120||Inver Grove Heights||35,541||18.9%|
|988||Apache Junction, Arizona||39,981||24.6%|
|989||Culver City, California||39,970||2.7%|
|990||Florence, South Carolina||39,958||26.7%|
|993||Cottage Grove, Minnesota||39,926||30.1%|
|994||Fort Lee, New Jersey||39,871||11.7%|
|995||Cape Girardeau, Missouri||39,820||12.2%|
|997||Hobbs, New Mexico||39,756||38.9%|
|999||Plant City, Florida||39,653||31.2%|
The total voting age population of Cottage Grove, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 25,826. The voting age population is 50.7% male and 49.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.3% of the residents of Cottage Grove are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cottage Grove are 84.0% White, 6.9% Asian, 5.0% Black, 2.9% Two or more races, 0.8% Other, 0.3% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cottage Grove, 2.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.4%. On a per-household basis, 1.4% of families are below the poverty line in Cottage Grove.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.5% of Cottage Grove residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.9% of Cottage Grove residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.3% have a bachelor's degree and 11.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cottage Grove residents aged 5 and older, 10.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cottage Grove is 1.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cottage Grove, 15.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cottage Grove is $102,039.
In Cottage Grove, 86.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 13.2% of housing units in Cottage Grove.
Of all the housing units in Cottage Grove, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Cottage Grove, 19.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cottage Grove is $1,342.
In Cottage Grove, 91.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.