Wilkin County, Minnesota Population 2018

Wilkin County, Minnesota's estimated population is 6,324 with a growth rate of -2.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wilkin County, Minnesota is the 78th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,324-155-2.39%
20166,4791342.11%
20166,345-17-0.27%
20156,362-102-1.58%
20146,464-30-0.46%
20136,494-96-1.46%
20126,590150.23%
20116,575-13-0.20%
20106,588-928-12.35%
19907,516-938-11.10%
19808,454-935-9.96%
19709,389-1,261-11.84%
196010,650830.79%
195010,567920.88%
194010,4756846.99%
19309,791-396-3.89%
192010,1871,12412.40%
19109,06398312.17%
19008,0803,73485.92%
18904,3462,440128.02%
18801,9061,611546.10%
1870295255637.50%
1860400.00%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,174
Two or More Races152
American Indian and Alaska Native99
Black or African American47
Some Other Race7

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

Wilkin 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

Wilkin County, Minnesota Median Age

44.1


Total

43.9


Male

44.5


Female

Wilkin County, Minnesota Adults

There are 4,982 adults, (1,205 of which are seniors) in Wilkin County, Minnesota.

Wilkin County, Minnesota Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkin County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

3,221

49.71%

Male

3,258

50.29%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Households and Families

Wilkin County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wilkin County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
All76.7%23.3%
Male75.2%24.8%
Female60.6%39.4%
Non Family56.9%43.1%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkin County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8712.276.7
Married1,4772.8793.1
Non Family1,0451.0656.9
Female2082.7160.6
Male1412.7975.2

2.75

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wilkin County, Minnesota Households

Wilkin County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1513.26%
9th to 12th Grade2044.40%
High School Graduate1,36229.40%
Some College1,02522.13%
Associates Degree90219.47%
Bachelors Degree77916.82%
Graduate Degree2094.51%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4394,102940
Multiple Races917414
Native American43437
Hispanic35354
Black282727
Other Race33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 96.43%.

Wilkin County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,745$44,890$25,675
Less Than High School$13,313$$12,938
High School Grad$31,557$40,192$20,417
Some College$36,610$47,045$26,391
Bachelors Degree$39,688$52,143$36,458
Graduate Degree$52,212$58,125$44,375

$35,745

Average Earnings

$44,890

Average Male

$25,675

Average Female

Wilkin County, Minnesota Language

Wilkin County, Minnesota Language by Age

Wilkin County, Minnesota Language

97.91% of Wilkin County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.26% of the population.

Wilkin County, Minnesota Poverty

Wilkin County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,9515348.97%
Multiple1362518.38%
Black381847.37%

9.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.78%

Male Poverty Rate

11.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilkin County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilkin County, Minnesota is Black, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilkin County, Minnesota is White, with 8.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.05%.

Wilkin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.76%
High School8.23%
Bachelors or Greater7.87%
Some College3.94%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.29%
Female Employed9.06%
Female Unemployed7.69%
Male Employed3.65%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Income

Wilkin County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,963$61,926
Families$65,517$76,513
Married Families$75,625$
Non Families$25,558$32,981

Wilkin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Wilkin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilkin County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Wilkin County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Wilkin County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Wilkin County, Minnesota Veterans

Wilkin County, Minnesota Veterans by War

445

Number of Veterans

421

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam179
Korea58
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War35
World War II25

Wilkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+134
65 to 74118
55 to 64100
35 to 5484
18 to 349

Wilkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4308.97%
Indian1124.44%
2 or More44.40%

Wilkin County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

2.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkin County, Minnesota Employment Status

Wilkin County, Minnesota Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Wilkin County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Wilkin County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wilkin County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Breckenridge33903270-120-3.54%
Rothsay 493483-10-2.03%
Campbell158154-4-2.53%
Wolverton144139-5-3.47%
Foxhome116112-4-3.45%
Kent8178-3-3.70%
Nashua6866-2-2.94%
Doran5250-2-3.85%
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