Martin County is located in south-central Minnesota. The County Seat is Fairmont and the largest city is Fairmont. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.martin.mn.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 20,220 and the 2010 census population was 20,840. The land area is 712.35 square miles and there are 29.3 persons per square mile.
97.5% of the population is White, 0.5% is Black or African American, 3.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.7% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1% is two or more races. 88.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $102,600, there are 8,797 households, an average of 2.30 persons per household. The per capita income is $26,472, the median household income is $48,530, and 10.7% of the persons in Martin County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,656. Retail sales (in $1000) were $268,228, and sales per capita were $13,145. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 19.6%.
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