Lake County, Minnesota Population 2018

Lake County, Minnesota's estimated population is 10,524 with a growth rate of -1.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Minnesota is the 66th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,524-197-1.84%
201610,7212051.95%
201610,516-28-0.27%
201510,544-55-0.52%
201410,599-109-1.02%
201310,708-86-0.80%
201210,794130.12%
201110,781-77-0.71%
201010,8584434.25%
199010,415-2,628-20.15%
198013,043-308-2.31%
197013,351-351-2.56%
196013,7025,92176.10%
19507,78182511.86%
19406,956-112-1.58%
19307,068-1,183-14.34%
19208,2512403.00%
19108,0113,35772.13%
19004,6543,355258.28%
18901,2991,1931125.47%
1880106-29-21.48%
1870135-113-45.56%
18602480.00%

Lake County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White10,390
Two or More Races127
Black or African American96
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Some Other Race45
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Lake 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

Lake County, Minnesota Median Age

50.4


Total

50.1


Male

51.1


Female

Lake County, Minnesota Adults

There are 8,759 adults, (2,648 of which are seniors) in Lake County, Minnesota.

Lake County, Minnesota Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,240

48.88%

Male

5,481

51.12%

Lake County, Minnesota Households and Families

Lake County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All80.6%19.4%
Non Family71.5%28.5%
Male56.3%43.7%
Female51%49%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2072.0180.6
Married2,7072.5792.9
Non Family1,9221.1671.5
Female3082.2351
Male2702.2456.3

2.45

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Minnesota Households

Lake County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade811.00%
9th to 12th Grade2953.63%
High School Graduate2,72533.50%
Some College1,87123.00%
Associates Degree94711.64%
Bachelors Degree1,39417.14%
Graduate Degree82210.10%

Lake County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8127,4522,125
Hispanic14014054
Multiple Races77662
Native American514628
Black4848
Other Race454535
Islander777

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lake County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,271$46,291$30,299
Less Than High School$27,396$30,804$17,125
High School Grad$26,219$40,192$17,868
Some College$40,516$55,495$28,975
Bachelors Degree$46,111$47,063$44,688
Graduate Degree$51,673$61,250$51,175

$39,271

Average Earnings

$46,291

Average Male

$30,299

Average Female

Lake County, Minnesota Language

Lake County, Minnesota Language by Age

Lake County, Minnesota Language

98.05% of Lake County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.70% of the population.

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,0951,14511.34%
Black794759.49%
Multiple1142925.44%
Hispanic1472114.29%
Other442147.73%
Native561323.21%

11.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.06%

Male Poverty Rate

11.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Minnesota is Black, with 59.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Minnesota is White, with 11.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.84%.

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.29%
High School12.35%
Some College8.47%
Bachelors or Greater4.24%

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed8.62%
Male Employed6.20%

Lake County, Minnesota Income

Lake County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,320$66,304
Families$65,694$79,868
Married Families$71,797$
Non Families$31,523$41,627

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

62.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Lake County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,065

Number of Veterans

1,047

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam440
Korea183
First Gulf War119
World War II110
Second Gulf War25

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+382
65 to 74292
55 to 64241
35 to 54141
18 to 349

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,04012.21%
Hispanic149.86%
Black1322.41%
2 or More1215.38%

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Minnesota Employment Status

Lake County, Minnesota Employment by Age

56%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Lake County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lake County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Two Harbors37453562-183-4.89%
Silver Bay18861804-82-4.35%
Beaver Bay181175-6-3.31%
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