In 2020, Stearns County, MN had a population of 160k people with a median age of 34.8 and a median household income of $65,244. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Stearns County, MN grew from 158,452 to 159,788, a 0.843% increase and its median household income grew from $62,789 to $65,244, a 3.91% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Stearns County, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.84%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.36%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.13%), and White (Hispanic) (1.74%).
None of the households in Stearns County, MN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.3% of the residents in Stearns County, MN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Stearns County, MN are Saint Cloud State University (2,899 degrees awarded in 2020), Rasmussen University-Minnesota (2,006 degrees), and St Cloud Technical and Community College (956 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Stearns County, MN was $193,500, and the homeownership rate was 69.1%.
Most people in Stearns County, MN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Stearns County, MN was 2 cars per household.
Stearns County, MN borders Benton County, MN, Douglas County, MN, Kandiyohi County, MN, Meeker County, MN, Morrison County, MN, Pope County, MN, Sherburne County, MN, Todd County, MN, and Wright County, MN.