St. Louis County, Minnesota Population 2019

St. Louis County, Minnesota's estimated population is 200,000 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. St. Louis County, Minnesota is the 6th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017200,000-18-0.01%
2016200,018-325-0.16%
2015200,343-326-0.16%
2014200,6692280.11%
2013200,4411120.06%
2012200,329-43-0.02%
2011200,3722450.12%
2010200,1271,9140.97%
1990198,213-24,016-10.81%
1980222,2291,5360.70%
1970220,693-10,895-4.70%
1960231,58825,52612.39%
1950206,062-855-0.41%
1940206,9172,3211.13%
1930204,596-1,795-0.87%
1920206,39143,11726.41%
1910163,27480,34296.88%
190082,93238,07084.86%
189044,86240,358896.05%
18804,504-57-1.25%
18704,5614,1551023.40%
18604060.00%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White185,083
Two or More Races5,436
American Indian and Alaska Native3,691
Black or African American3,199
Asian2,204
Some Other Race602
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander79

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

St. Louis County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

St. Louis County, Minnesota Median Age

41


Total

39.6


Male

42.5


Female

St. Louis County, Minnesota Adults

There are 161,822 adults, (35,541 of whom are seniors) in St. Louis County, Minnesota.

St. Louis County, Minnesota Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Louis County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

99,698

49.78%

Male

100,596

50.22%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Households and Families

St. Louis County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

St. Louis County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
Male73.3%26.7%
All70.9%29.1%
Female55.4%44.6%
Non Family53.6%46.4%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. Louis County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All85,6622.2370.9
Married38,1892.8890.4
Non Family36,6951.3153.6
Female7,4193.0355.4
Male3,3593.0773.3

2.83

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Louis County, Minnesota Households

St. Louis County, Minnesota Education

St. Louis County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0701.52%
9th to 12th Grade6,5944.84%
High School Graduate38,75128.44%
Some College33,23424.39%
Associates Degree16,91612.42%
Bachelors Degree25,96519.06%
Graduate Degree12,7109.33%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White127,883120,57636,927
Native American2,2081,801182
Multiple Races2,0341,779487
Black1,5701,305211
Hispanic1,4351,262388
Asian1,227927486
Other Race32925559
Islander545413

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 39.61%.

St. Louis County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,878$44,700$30,626
Less Than High School$19,826$22,060$16,473
High School Grad$28,085$34,996$21,476
Some College$34,695$43,203$27,215
Bachelors Degree$46,971$53,994$39,459
Graduate Degree$65,494$74,037$59,683

$36,878

Average Earnings

$44,700

Average Male

$30,626

Average Female

St. Louis County, Minnesota Language

St. Louis County, Minnesota Language by Age

St. Louis County, Minnesota Language

95.94% of St. Louis County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

St. Louis County, Minnesota Poverty

St. Louis County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White176,92823,97513.55%
Multiple4,9351,59432.30%
Black2,6111,56559.94%
Native3,5841,51642.30%
Asian1,99959429.71%
Hispanic2,60956721.73%
Other52311421.80%
Islander69811.59%

15.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.56%

Male Poverty Rate

16.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Louis County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Louis County, Minnesota is Black, with 59.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Louis County, Minnesota is Islander, with 11.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.70%.

St. Louis County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.37%
High School14.16%
Some College10.70%
Bachelors or Greater3.93%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.12%
Male Unemployed33.97%
Female Employed11.51%
Male Employed8.54%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Income

St. Louis County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,936$66,898
Families$70,347$85,393
Married Families$80,084$96,795
Non Families$29,030$39,909

St. Louis County, Minnesota Marital Status

St. Louis County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Louis County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

St. Louis 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.

St. Louis County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

St. Louis County, Minnesota Veterans

St. Louis County, Minnesota Veterans by War

15,061

Number of Veterans

14,082

Male Veterans

979

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,784
First Gulf War2,329
Second Gulf War1,906
Korea1,462
World War II903

St. Louis County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,192
75+3,787
55 to 643,182
35 to 542,961
18 to 34939

St. Louis County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,4669.54%
2 or More2598.81%
Indian1967.39%
Hispanic924.67%
Black914.21%
Other246.05%
Asian140.77%
Hawaiian1118.97%

St. Louis County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Louis County, Minnesota Employment Status

St. Louis County, Minnesota Employment by Age

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

St. Louis County, Minnesota Employment by Race

St. Louis County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in St. Louis County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Duluth8626886293250.03%
Hibbing1636116093-268-1.64%
Hermantown94149451370.39%
Virginia87128523-189-2.17%
Chisholm49764940-36-0.72%
Rice Lake40944121270.66%
Eveleth37183647-71-1.91%
Ely34613390-71-2.05%
Proctor3058305910.03%
Mountain Iron2869286900.00%
Hoyt Lakes20171989-28-1.39%
Gilbert17991790-9-0.50%
Aurora16821654-28-1.66%
Babbitt14751507322.17%
Buhl1000985-15-1.50%
Biwabik969985161.65%
Cook575568-7-1.22%
Floodwood528517-11-2.08%
Tower500492-8-1.60%
Orr2673336624.72%
Winton172171-1-0.58%
Kinney169168-1-0.59%
Brookston139138-1-0.72%
Meadowlands134133-1-0.75%
McKinley128127-1-0.78%
Iron Junction8685-1-1.16%
Leonidas525200.00%
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