Becker County, Minnesota Population 2018

Becker County, Minnesota's estimated population is 34,098 with a growth rate of 2.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Becker County, Minnesota is the 31st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,0987232.17%
201633,375-377-1.12%
201633,7522960.88%
201533,4561950.59%
201433,261790.24%
201333,1821960.59%
201232,9862260.69%
201132,7602120.65%
201032,5484,66716.74%
199027,881-1,455-4.96%
198029,3364,96420.37%
197024,3724131.72%
196023,959-877-3.53%
195024,836-1,726-6.50%
194026,5624,05918.04%
193022,503-348-1.52%
192022,8514,01121.29%
191018,8404,46531.06%
190014,3754,97452.91%
18909,4014,18380.16%
18805,2184,9101594.16%
1870308-78-20.21%
18603860.00%

Becker County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,299
American Indian and Alaska Native2,517
Two or More Races1,112
Asian165
Black or African American154
Some Other Race118
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Becker County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Becker County, Minnesota Median Age

42.2


Total

41.9


Male

42.4


Female

Becker County, Minnesota Adults

There are 25,165 adults, (6,375 of which are seniors) in Becker County, Minnesota.

Becker County, Minnesota Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Becker County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

16,682

49.98%

Male

16,693

50.02%

Becker County, Minnesota Households and Families

Becker County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Becker County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All79%21%
Male71.2%28.8%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Female51.7%48.3%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Becker County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4952.4479
Married7,3372.9992
Non Family4,3401.2466.2
Female1,3183.0751.7
Male5003.0671.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Becker County, Minnesota Households

Becker County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6132.68%
9th to 12th Grade1,1174.89%
High School Graduate7,48232.77%
Some College5,43123.78%
Associates Degree2,77412.15%
Bachelors Degree3,77816.54%
Graduate Degree1,6407.18%

Becker County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,60819,2305,115
Native American1,3921,169184
Multiple Races40435665
Hispanic21918617
Asian1118830
Black1008813
Other Race69446
Islander774

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 57.14%.

Becker County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,332$40,826$27,079
Less Than High School$29,148$32,684$20,238
High School Grad$27,009$32,335$20,890
Some College$31,862$40,822$26,051
Bachelors Degree$45,821$55,000$37,394
Graduate Degree$60,910$68,935$54,868

$33,332

Average Earnings

$40,826

Average Male

$27,079

Average Female

Becker County, Minnesota Language

Becker County, Minnesota Language by Age

Becker County, Minnesota Language

96.11% of Becker County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.89% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.82% of the population.

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,5262,89110.13%
Native2,48085834.60%
Multiple1,07429727.65%
Hispanic57010217.89%
Black1336246.62%
Asian1654527.27%
Other11843.39%

12.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.84%

Male Poverty Rate

14.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Becker County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Becker County, Minnesota is Black, with 46.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Becker County, Minnesota is Other, with 3.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.14%.

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.73%
High School13.59%
Some College7.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.94%

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.93%
Male Unemployed44.82%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed4.14%

Becker County, Minnesota Income

Becker County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,115$66,607
Families$65,400$78,251
Married Families$74,922$87,850
Non Families$27,384$37,957

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Becker County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Becker 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 55To64.

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans by War

2,945

Number of Veterans

2,811

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,357
Korea320
First Gulf War320
Second Gulf War244
World War II240

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74888
75+843
55 to 64669
35 to 54457
18 to 3488

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,77512.21%
Indian1056.33%
2 or More5010.89%
Hispanic103.57%
Other911.11%
Black43.88%
Hawaiian222.22%

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

6.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Becker County, Minnesota Employment Status

Becker County, Minnesota Employment by Age

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Becker County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Becker County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Becker County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Detroit Lakes869891654675.37%
Frazee13501376261.93%
Lake Park78379070.89%
Audubon51951900.00%
Callaway23423620.85%
Ogema18418621.09%
Wolf Lake565600.00%
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