What you need to know about Mankato, MN

Mankato is located in Blue Earth County, Minnesota. The population is 89% White, 4% Black, 3% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 3% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $42,929 and the median home value is $151,100. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Mankato, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Mankato has a Walk Score ® of 35.
Top 10 Affordable Health Care Cities 2014


Homes Owned 54.15%
54.15% Complete
Homes Rented 45.85%
45.85% Complete

Real Estate

In Mankato, Minnesota

Ready to move to Mankato? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Mankato.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Mankato, Minnesota

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Mankato rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Mankato, Minnesota

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Mankato.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old


In Mankato, Minnesota

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Mankato.


Bachelor’s Degree 34%
34% Complete
Graduated High School 94%
94% Complete

Mankato, MN's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Affordable Health Care Cities 2014