Population of Cities in Minnesota (2017)

0
Over 1 Million
2
100,000 to 1 Million
53
10,000 to 100,000

Minnesota is the 22nd most populous state in the United States, with a population of over 5.5 million. Its largest city is Minneapolis, which has a population of over 410,000 people. St. Paul comes in second, with a population that has risen to just above 300,000. Rounding out the cities that have population counts that exceed 100,000 is Rochester, which had an estimated population of 112,225 people per 2017 estimates. The state has 94 total cities with populations that range between 10,000 and 100,000 residents.

In Minnesota, all incorporated municipalities are classified as cities. There is a total of 854 within the state, all of which are divided across 87 different counties. Funkley is the least populous city in the state. This city, which is located in Beltrami County, had a population of just five residents at the time of the 2010 U.S. Census.

Minnesota has 0 cities with more than a million people, 2 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 53 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Minnesota is Minneapolis, with a population of 413,651 people.

Minneapolis

Minneapolis is the 46th largest city in the United States.

413,651

Rochester

The city of Rochester was founded in 1854.

114,011

Duluth

Duluth is the second largest city located along the shores of Lake Superior.

86,293

Name 2017 Population
Minneapolis413,651
Rochester114,011
Duluth86,293
Eden Prairie63,914
Lakeville61,938
Burnsville61,290
Minnetonka52,369
Moorhead42,492
Mankato41,720
Shakopee40,610
Cottage Grove36,029
Inver Grove Heights35,077
Andover32,461
Savage30,807
Winona27,139
Chaska26,016
Prior Lake25,863
Owatonna25,773
Chanhassen25,469
Austin24,720
Elk River24,364
Champlin24,231
Rosemount23,911
Faribault23,662
Farmington22,656
Hastings22,602
Northfield20,445
Forest Lake19,600
Willmar19,558
Stillwater19,292
Hopkins18,105
Albert Lea17,667
Anoka17,400
Sartell17,147
Red Wing16,526
Buffalo16,103
Hibbing16,093
Bemidji14,942
Hugo14,532
Hutchinson13,888
Marshall13,664
Sauk Rapids13,631
Alexandria13,568
Monticello13,429
Fergus Falls13,419
Brainerd13,349
New Ulm13,342
Worthington13,136
Rogers12,748
Cloquet12,111
Waconia11,964
Grand Rapids11,211
Big Lake10,638
North Branch10,317
Fairmont10,115
Mound9,394
Detroit Lakes9,165
Waseca9,074
Victoria8,917
Lake Elmo8,815
Thief River Falls8,796
East Grand Forks8,699
Little Falls8,689
Cambridge8,677
Virginia8,523
Baxter8,198
Wyoming7,856
Crookston7,804
New Prague7,635
Waite Park7,428
Albertville7,401
Belle Plaine7,009
Litchfield6,648
Kasson6,264
Jordan6,143
Stewartville6,089
International Falls6,068
Delano5,962
Isanti5,594
Glencoe5,503
Zimmerman5,499
Byron5,392
Dayton5,387
Morris5,295
Montevideo5,207
Chisago City5,062
Lake City5,042
Redwood Falls5,015
Circle Pines4,955
Chisholm4,940
La Crescent4,822
Becker4,785
Princeton4,707
Luverne4,658
Carver4,628
Elko New Market4,625
Wayzata4,522
Windom4,519
Lindstrom4,457
Dilworth4,397
Sauk Centre4,366
Rockford4,357
Watertown4,316
Wadena4,134
Cold Spring4,108
Cannon Falls4,106
Pipestone4,106
Scandia4,086
Le Sueur3,979
Park Rapids3,935
Lonsdale3,896
Norwood Young America3,680
Eveleth3,647
Melrose3,611
Two Harbors3,562
Newport3,481
Mora3,453
Sleepy Eye3,445
Bayport3,426
Zumbrota3,409
Ely3,390
Hanover3,360
Pine Island3,360
Long Prairie3,334
Annandale3,315
Perham3,300
Breckenridge3,270
Plainview3,239
Jackson3,238
Blue Earth3,211
Rush City3,132
Montrose3,102
Benson3,101
Pine City3,065
Eagle Lake2,992
Afton2,991
Montgomery2,907
Milaca2,901
Staples2,898
Mountain Iron2,869
Moose Lake2,832
Chatfield2,804
Caledonia2,786
Granite Falls2,757
Roseau2,754
Osseo2,752
Cokato2,731
Cohasset2,728
Dodge Center2,702
Albany2,668
Foley2,652
Sandstone2,650
Barnesville2,576
Glenwood2,562
Rockville2,526
Lake Crystal2,498
Paynesville2,487
Pelican Rapids2,471
Wabasha2,453
Le Center2,445
Spring Valley2,425
Olivia2,353
Crosby2,337
Excelsior2,316
Winsted2,295
Janesville2,272
Pequot Lakes2,261
Madelia2,239
Gaylord2,233
Crosslake2,226
Wells2,225
Hawley2,193
Arlington2,158
Maple Lake2,109
Mountain Lake2,102
Tracy2,060
Springfield2,053
Howard Lake2,045
Slayton2,035
Eyota2,024
Nisswa2,014
Aitkin2,009
Coleraine1,990
Hoyt Lakes1,989
Blooming Prairie1,987
Mayer1,984
Waterville1,845
Ortonville1,830
Hinckley1,830
Long Lake1,828
Kenyon1,828
Lakeland1,827
Maple Plain1,807
Silver Bay1,804
Warroad1,794
Gilbert1,790
Clearwater1,787
Spring Park1,786
Braham1,777
Canby1,720