Nationwide Claims to Fame

Waseca is 16th out of 6,406 other cities in Female residents

Statewide Claims to Fame

Waseca is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Female residents

Waseca is 15th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Waseca is 18th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Waseca, Minnesota Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 9,434 100th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4 126th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,350.7 35th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 6.6% 82nd 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.5% 94th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.4% 58th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.6% 87th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.7% 116th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 89.0% 85th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.7% 52nd 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.5% 18th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.0% 108th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 103rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 55th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.0% 15th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.5% 96th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 57.4% 2nd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.6% 86th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 3,818 100th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.1% 69th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 3,982 95th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 74.2% 65th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $127,500 125th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 98th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $23,222 120th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $45,539 115th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.9% 58th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Waseca Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 704 115th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $122,724 90th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,981 75th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $11,664 98th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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