Aitkin County, Minnesota Population 2018

Aitkin County, Minnesota's estimated population is 15,829 with a growth rate of 0.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Aitkin County, Minnesota is the 53rd largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,8291070.68%
201615,722-54-0.34%
201615,776-86-0.54%
201515,86260.04%
201415,856-25-0.16%
201315,881-163-1.02%
201216,044-133-0.82%
201116,177-43-0.27%
201016,2203,79530.54%
199012,425-979-7.30%
198013,4042,00117.55%
197011,403-759-6.24%
196012,162-2,165-15.11%
195014,327-3,538-19.80%
194017,8652,85619.03%
193015,009-34-0.23%
192015,0434,67245.05%
191010,3713,62853.80%
19006,7434,281173.88%
18902,4622,096572.68%
1880366188105.62%
18701781768800.00%
186020.00%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,937
Two or More Races352
American Indian and Alaska Native309
Black or African American62
Asian52
Some Other Race8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Aitkin County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Aitkin County, Minnesota Median Age

53.6


Total

53.4


Male

53.8


Female

Aitkin County, Minnesota Adults

There are 13,018 adults, (4,717 of which are seniors) in Aitkin County, Minnesota.

Aitkin County, Minnesota Age Dependency

89.5

Age Dependency Ratio

56.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Aitkin County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

7,706

49.01%

Male

8,016

50.99%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Households and Families

Aitkin County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aitkin County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
All82.6%17.4%
Non Family73.4%26.6%
Male64.1%35.9%
Female56.6%43.4%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Aitkin County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6402.0282.6
Married4,1002.4693.6
Non Family2,6481.1373.4
Female5302.6556.6
Male3622.6264.1

2.42

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aitkin County, Minnesota Households

Aitkin County, Minnesota Education

Aitkin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2472.03%
9th to 12th Grade8076.62%
High School Graduate4,75239.01%
Some College3,06325.14%
Associates Degree1,36411.20%
Bachelors Degree1,37311.27%
Graduate Degree5764.73%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,68310,6711,869
Native American19617729
Multiple Races14814318
Hispanic1079020
Black42387
Asian313012
Other Race88
Islander22

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 38.71%.

Aitkin County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,777$35,347$22,667
Less Than High School$22,227$24,417$20,294
High School Grad$23,199$31,191$16,011
Some College$30,241$37,117$25,533
Bachelors Degree$36,150$45,208$31,200
Graduate Degree$54,236$62,250$52,734

$27,777

Average Earnings

$35,347

Average Male

$22,667

Average Female

Aitkin County, Minnesota Language

Aitkin County, Minnesota Language by Age

Aitkin County, Minnesota Language

97.47% of Aitkin County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

Aitkin County, Minnesota Poverty

Aitkin County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,6111,81712.44%
Native2736724.54%
Multiple3386519.23%
Hispanic1792212.29%
Black48714.58%
Asian5259.62%
Islander22100.00%

12.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.27%

Male Poverty Rate

13.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aitkin County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aitkin County, Minnesota is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aitkin County, Minnesota is Asian, with 9.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.80%.

Aitkin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.67%
High School12.84%
Some College7.25%
Bachelors or Greater6.52%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.32%
Male Unemployed20.57%
Male Employed8.43%
Female Employed6.33%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Income

Aitkin County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,524$54,797
Families$54,400$63,884
Married Families$59,890$
Non Families$24,367$35,260

Aitkin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Aitkin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Aitkin County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Aitkin County, Minnesota 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.

Aitkin County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Aitkin County, Minnesota Veterans

Aitkin County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,979

Number of Veterans

1,881

Male Veterans

98

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam885
Korea250
First Gulf War190
World War II111
Second Gulf War87

Aitkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74702
75+584
55 to 64375
35 to 54277
18 to 3441

Aitkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,87715.01%
Hispanic4943.36%
2 or More4322.05%
Indian4219.27%
Black1733.33%

Aitkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aitkin County, Minnesota Employment Status

Aitkin County, Minnesota Employment by Age

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Aitkin County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Aitkin County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Aitkin County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Aitkin21462009-137-6.38%
Hill City627588-39-6.22%
McGregor391362-29-7.42%
Palisade169161-8-4.73%
Tamarack9488-6-6.38%
McGrath8076-4-5.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990