Who lives in Lester Prairie?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 171 8.7%
5-9 years 258 13.2%
10-14 years 169 8.6%
15-17 years 117 6.0%
18-24 years 109 5.6%
25-34 years 255 13.0%
35-44 years 288 14.7%
45-54 years 222 11.3%
55-64 years 153 7.8%
65-74 years 138 7.0%
75-84 years 61 3.1%
85 years and older 17 0.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 1,043 53.3%
Female 915 46.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 1,892 96.6%
Of Color suppressed
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 327 16.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 1,787 100.0%
English only 1,509 84.4%
Language other than English suppressed
Speaks English less than "very well" 126 7.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 1,958 100.0%
Population with a disability 228 11.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents 128 6.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 1,923 100.0%
Same residence 1,608 83.6%
Different residence in the U.S. 315 16.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Lester Prairie's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 692 100.0%
Less than $35,000 204 29.5%
$35,000-$49,999 87 12.6%
$50,000-$74,999 163 23.6%
$75,000-$99,999 94 13.6%
$100,000 or more 144 20.8%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $59,130 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 1,952 100.0%
Less than $35,000 204 29.5%
With income below poverty 311 15.9%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 233 11.9%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 228 11.7%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 1,180 60.5%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 501 25.7%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) suppressed
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 329 16.9%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) 299 15.3%
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 219 11.2%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 1,958 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 117 6.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 730 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) suppressed
Occupied housing units 692 94.8%
Average household size 2.8
Owner-occupied 562 77.0%
Average household size 2.9
Renter-occupied 130 17.8%
Average household size 2.5
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 202 27.7%
1970-1999 170 23.3%
1940-1969 207 28.4%
1939 or earlier 151 20.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 692 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 458 66.2%
With children under 18 years 308 44.5%
Married-couple family households 352 50.9%
With children under 18 years 219 31.6%
Single-person family households 106 15.3%
With children under 18 years 89 12.9%
Nonfamily households 234 33.8%
Householder living alone 199 28.8%
65 years and over 72 10.4%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 311 44.9%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 156 22.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 312 45.1%
Moved in 2000-2009 226 32.7%
Moved in 1990-1999 81 11.7%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 81 11.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 686 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 218 31.8%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 559 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 140 25.0%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 127 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 78 61.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 127
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $537
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 190 27.5%
2 vehicles available 305 44.1%
3 or more vehicles available 179 25.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 913 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 865 94.7%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 48 5.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 883 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 124 14.0%
10-19 minutes 186 21.1%
20-29 minutes 217 24.6%
30 minutes or longer 356 40.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 1,134 100.0%
Less than high school 119 10.5%
High school diploma or GED 365 32.2%
Some college or associate’s degree 481 42.4%
Bachelor’s Degree 115 10.1%
Graduate or professional Degree 54 4.8%
High school graduate or higher 1,015 89.5%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 169 14.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 1,027 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 867 84.4%
Civilian labor force 867 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 697 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 151 21.6%
Age 30 to 54 372 53.4%
Age 55 or older 174 25.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 164 23.5%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 201 28.8%
$40,000 or more per year 332 47.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 39 5.7%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 22 3.1%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation suppressed
Construction 41 5.9%
Educational services 44 6.4%
Finance and insurance 23 3.2%
Health care and social assistance 115 16.5%
Information suppressed
Management of companies and enterprises 17 2.4%
Manufacturing 160 22.9%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 23 3.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 27 3.8%
Public administration 24 3.5%
Real estate and rental and leasing suppressed
Retail trade 68 9.8%
Transportation and warehousing 24 3.5%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 33 4.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 680 97.6%
Black or African American alone suppressed
American Indian or Alaska Native alone suppressed
Asian alone suppressed
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 37 5.3%
High school or equivalent, no college 172 24.7%
Some college or associate degree 204 29.2%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 133 19.1%