Carlton County, Minnesota Population 2019

Carlton County, Minnesota's estimated population is 35,534 with a growth rate of -0.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carlton County, Minnesota is the 30th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201835,8373030.85%
201735,534-20-0.06%
201635,5541470.42%
201535,407400.11%
201435,367970.28%
201335,27020.01%
201235,268-170-0.48%
201135,438220.06%
201035,4166,15721.04%
199029,259-677-2.26%
198029,9361,8646.64%
197028,0721400.50%
196027,9323,34813.62%
195024,5843721.54%
194024,2122,98014.04%
193021,2321,8419.49%
192019,3911,83210.43%
191017,5597,54275.29%
190010,0174,74590.00%
18905,2724,042328.62%
18801,230944330.07%
1870286235460.78%
1860510.00%

Carlton County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,641
American Indian and Alaska Native1,885
Two or More Races1,074
Black or African American555
Asian180
Some Other Race73

Carlton County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Carlton County, Minnesota Median Age

40.7


Total

39.8


Male

42.4


Female

Carlton County, Minnesota Adults

There are 27,353 adults, (5,835 of whom are seniors) in Carlton County, Minnesota.

Carlton County, Minnesota Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Carlton County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

16,908

47.75%

Male

18,500

52.25%

Carlton County, Minnesota Households and Families

Carlton County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carlton County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.2%6.8%
Male81.1%18.9%
All79.7%20.3%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Female57.6%42.4%

79.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4132.4979.7
Married7,0803.0293.2
Non Family4,3781.2863.4
Female1,1573.1857.6
Male7983.5181.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carlton County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3101.26%
9th to 12th Grade1,2014.88%
High School Graduate8,79135.69%
Some College5,98024.28%
Associates Degree3,05712.41%
Bachelors Degree3,89615.82%
Graduate Degree1,3995.68%

Carlton County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,34621,3245,018
Native American1,070848129
Multiple Races49240670
Black44035133
Hispanic23714242
Asian77704
Other Race54169

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,205$44,102$31,778
Less Than High School$26,023$27,368$20,893
High School Grad$31,676$36,006$26,780
Some College$36,957$50,922$28,291
Bachelors Degree$43,221$51,406$40,828
Graduate Degree$63,542$71,211$56,413

$37,205

Average Earnings

$44,102

Average Male

$31,778

Average Female

Carlton County, Minnesota Language

Carlton County, Minnesota Language by Age

Carlton County, Minnesota Language

96.82% of Carlton County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other, which is spoken by 1.09% of the population.

Carlton County, Minnesota Poverty

Carlton County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,4462,9109.56%
Native1,77561934.87%
Multiple1,03525424.54%
Black40319448.14%
Hispanic49810821.69%
Asian1735732.95%
Other731013.70%

12.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.14%

Male Poverty Rate

10.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota is Black, with 48.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota is White, with 9.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.39%
High School15.68%
Some College8.39%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.63%
Male Unemployed20.40%
Male Employed5.71%
Female Employed4.66%

Carlton County, Minnesota Income

Carlton County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,874$69,080
Families$71,867$80,475
Married Families$80,214$89,209
Non Families$30,665$41,631

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Carlton County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Carlton County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Carlton County, Minnesota Veterans

2,641

Number of Veterans

2,528

Male Veterans

113

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam996
First Gulf War409
Second Gulf War317
Korea263
World War II128

Carlton County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,48110.03%
Indian705.21%
2 or More6511.23%
Black245.00%
Hispanic225.99%
Other11.64%

Carlton County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

10.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carlton County, Minnesota Employment Status

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Carlton County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cloquet1212412111-13-0.11%
Moose Lake28172832150.53%
Carlton10181046282.75%
Scanlon991981-10-1.01%
Barnum618603-15-2.43%
Wrenshall399413143.51%
Cromwell234230-4-1.71%
Kettle River18018000.00%
Wright12712700.00%
  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