According to the most recent Sacred Heart Minnesota demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Sacred Heart depicts it has a Population 2021 of 555 which is the third most populous of all other places in the greater Sacred Heart region. The city with the highest population in the area is Granite Falls which depicts a population of 2,466 (approximately 4.4 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the Sacred Heart population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Sacred Heart Minnesota shows an increase of 7 (1%).
The total Sacred Heart Minnesota greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Sacred Heart depicts it has a Population Change of 1.3% which is the second most population percent change of all the places in the greater Sacred Heart region.
Looking at the Sacred Heart population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Sacred Heart Minnesota depicts it has 561 people per square mile which is in the center range of other places in the metro area. The next higher in terms of population density is Granite Falls 22.5% larger with population density of 688. The city with the highest population density in the area is Renville which depicts a people per square mile of 1,197 (about twice as large). Figure 6 provides Sacred Heart demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Sacred Heart depicts it has a Median Age of 47.4 which is the second most of all the places in the greater region. The city with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Maynard which shows an age of 47.8 ( about the same size).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Sacred Heart population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Sacred Heart Minnesota has the smallest proportion of people less than 20 years of age at 3.8% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of people between 40 and 49 years old at 24.5% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the smallest proportion of people between 60 and 69 years old at 6.7% of the total. Figure 9 shows the Sacred Heart Minnesota Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Sacred Heart depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 3.2% which is the third most Hispanic Population of all other places in the greater Sacred Heart region.
Sacred Heart Minnesota Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Sacred Heart has the largest proportion of never married percent at 28% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Sacred Heart households. Sacred Heart shows it has a Family Size of 3.3 which is the third most average family size of all other places in the greater Sacred Heart region. The city with the highest average family size in the area is Renville which depicts an average family size of 3.6 (11.0% larger).
Looking at Sacred Heart households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Sacred Heart indicates it has a Married-couple family of 66% which is less than most other places in the metropolitan area. The city with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Maynard which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 85% (29.4% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Sacred Heart depicts it has a Birth Rate of 12.8% which is the highest of all places in the area. Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and it has one of the largest proportions of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 80% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger city being Renville with 100%. Second, it has in the middle range of other places in the surrounding region as measured by percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 20% of the total.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Sacred Heart households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Sacred Heart depicts it has a Total Single People of 55% which is the third most percent single people of all other places in the greater Sacred Heart region. The city with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Echo which indicates a percent single of 58% (only about 5.4% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Sacred Heart is 9.8% larger. Also, compared with the state of Minnesota, percent of people who are single for any reason of 48%, Sacred Heart is 15.4% larger.
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
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