Duluth, Minnesota Population 2018

Duluth, Minnesota's estimated population is 86,066 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Duluth, Minnesota is the 4th largest city in Minnesota based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1198.89 people/mi² (462.89 people/km²), with a household density of 205.79 people/km² (532.98 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 33.5 years, 31.8 years for males, and 35.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 38,262 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.6%, with a median rent of $752/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $148,900.

The median income for households in Duluth, Minnesota is $45,950, while the mean household income is $63,854. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201786,066-35-0.04%
201686,101990.12%
201586,002-99-0.11%
201486,101630.07%
201386,038-112-0.13%
201286,150-76-0.09%
201186,226370.04%
201086,189-729-0.08%
200086,9181,4250.17%
199085,493-7,318-0.82%
198092,811-7,767-0.80%
1970100,578-6,306-0.61%
1960106,8842,3730.22%
1950104,5113,4460.34%
1940101,065-398-0.04%
1930101,4632,5460.25%
192098,91720,4512.34%
191078,46625,4974.01%
190052,96919,8544.81%
189033,11529,63225.26%
18803,4833521.07%
18703,1310.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White77,528
Two or More Races2,877
Black or African American2,341
American Indian and Alaska Native1,701
Asian1,463
Some Other Race208
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander46

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Duluth Mn Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Duluth Mn Median Age

33.5


Total

31.8


Male

35.8


Female

Duluth Mn Adults

There are 70,568 adults, (12,666 of which are seniors) in Duluth Mn.

Duluth Mn Age Dependency

48.7

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Duluth Mn Sex Ratio

Female

43,626

50.63%

Male

42,538

49.37%

Duluth Mn Households and Families

Duluth Mn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Duluth Mn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All60.1%39.9%
Male56.7%43.3%
Female50.5%49.5%
Non Family41.6%58.4%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Duluth Mn Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All35,7292.2360.1
Non Family17,0371.4641.6
Married13,3812.986.9
Female3,9653.0350.5
Male1,3463.0156.7

2.83

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Duluth Mn Households

Duluth Mn Education

Duluth Mn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8001.51%
9th to 12th Grade2,6274.95%
High School Graduate13,34225.14%
Some College12,60323.74%
Associates Degree4,9229.27%
Bachelors Degree12,11322.82%
Graduate Degree6,67112.57%

Duluth Mn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White48,92546,21617,766
Black98475077
Native American92976165
Multiple Races880744283
Hispanic747688244
Asian671544358
Other Race14411541
Islander23239

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 53.35%.

Duluth Mn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,306$40,732$31,209
Less Than High School$19,417$21,678$14,531
High School Grad$25,388$29,516$22,011
Some College$30,533$35,496$27,361
Bachelors Degree$45,214$51,133$37,440
Graduate Degree$61,944$70,020$56,250

$35,306

Average Earnings

$40,732

Average Male

$31,209

Average Female

Duluth Mn Language

Duluth Mn Language by Age

Duluth Mn Language

95.32% of Duluth Mn residents speak only English, while 4.68% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

Duluth Mn Poverty

Duluth Mn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White71,83512,93318.00%
Black2,1311,39465.42%
Multiple2,5081,07542.86%
Native1,61974445.95%
Asian1,30158544.97%
Hispanic1,43236625.56%
Other194147.22%

21.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.74%

Male Poverty Rate

21.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Duluth Mn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Duluth Mn is Black, with 65.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Duluth Mn is Other, with 7.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.12%.

Duluth Mn Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.85%
High School17.99%
Some College15.50%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%

Duluth Mn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.75%
Male Unemployed44.29%
Female Employed16.12%
Male Employed14.05%

Duluth Mn Income

Duluth Mn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,950$63,854
Families$65,470$84,127
Married Families$79,388$101,646
Non Families$28,254$39,626

Duluth Mn Marital Status

Duluth Mn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Duluth Mn Married by Age and Sex

Duluth Mn Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Duluth Mn Marital Status by Race

Duluth Mn Veterans

Duluth Mn Veterans by War

5,527

Number of Veterans

5,049

Male Veterans

478

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,847
First Gulf War1,025
Second Gulf War722
Korea486
World War II439

Duluth Mn Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,386
75+1,348
65 to 741,189
55 to 641,183
18 to 34421

Duluth Mn Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,2918.16%
Indian907.70%
2 or More805.52%
Hispanic605.42%
Black493.28%
Asian171.40%

Duluth Mn Veterans by Education

10.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Duluth Mn Employment Status

Duluth Mn Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Duluth Mn Employment by Race

Duluth Mn Employment by Education

Duluth Mn Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.48%

Born in Minnesota

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.01% of Duluth Mn residents were born in the United States, with 74.48% having been born in Minnesota. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.