Round Grove Township, McLeod County, Minnesota

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Round Grove Township, Minnesota
Round Grove Township, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Round Grove Township, Minnesota
Round Grove Township, Minnesota
Location within the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°40′12″N 94°25′38″W / 44.67000°N 94.42722°W / 44.67000; -94.42722Coordinates: 44°40′12″N 94°25′38″W / 44.67000°N 94.42722°W / 44.67000; -94.42722
Country United States
State Minnesota
County McLeod
 • Total 36.2 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land 35.7 sq mi (92.5 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation 1,043 ft (318 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 276
 • Density 7.7/sq mi (3.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 27-56032[1]
GNIS feature ID 0665477[2]

Round Grove Township is a township in McLeod County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 276 at the 2000 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.2 square miles (93.7 km²), of which 35.7 square miles (92.5 km²) of it is land and 0.4 square miles (1.2 km²) of it (1.24%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 276 people, 105 households, and 78 families residing in the township. The population density was 7.7 people per square mile (3.0/km²). There were 116 housing units at an average density of 3.2/sq mi (1.3/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 95.65% White, 0.72% Pacific Islander, 2.54% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.17% of the population.

There were 105 households out of which 27.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.8% were married couples living together, 4.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.8% were non-families. 21.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.05.

In the township the population was spread out with 22.8% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 27.9% from 45 to 64, and 15.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 110.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 124.2 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $50,500, and the median income for a family was $52,813. Males had a median income of $27,250 versus $24,000 for females. The per capita income for the township was $20,216. About 3.8% of families and 4.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.6% of those under the age of eighteen and 6.7% of those sixty five or over.