Alexandria, Minnesota Population 2020

14,068

Alexandria is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 14,068, it is the 79th largest city in Minnesota and the 2418th largest city in the United States. Alexandria is currently growing at a rate of 1.16% annually and its population has increased by 27.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,070 in 2010. Spanning over 18 miles, Alexandria has a population density of 818 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alexandria is $64,135 with a poverty rate of 12.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $176,500. The median age in Alexandria is 37.8 years, 35.5 years for males, and 43.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Alexandria Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alexandria was:

  • White: 94.56%
  • Two or more races: 2.42%
  • Other race: 1.18%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alexandria, Minnesota is 14,068, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,746.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,070.

Alexandria, Minnesota Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202038,7804081.05%
201938,3724081.06%
201837,9644081.07%
201737,5564091.09%
201637,1473650.98%
201536,7822140.58%
201436,5682250.62%
201336,343560.15%
201236,2871120.31%
201136,1751880.52%
201035,9870.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,65294.56%
Two or More Races3242.42%
Some Other Race1581.18%
Asian870.65%
Black or African American840.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native750.56%

Alexandria Population Pyramid 2020

Alexandria Median Age

37.8


Total

35.5


Male

43.3


Female

Alexandria Adults

There are 10,760 adults, (3,107 of whom are seniors) in Alexandria.

Alexandria Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Alexandria Sex Ratio

Female

6,824

51.00%

Male

6,556

49.00%

Alexandria Households and Families

Alexandria Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Alexandria Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
All52.1%47.9%
Female49.1%50.9%
Male36.5%63.5%
Non Family32.7%67.3%

52.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,5401.9852.1
Non Family3,2031.1532.7
Married2,6412.7877.5
Female4772.5249.1
Male2193.1736.5

2.67

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Alexandria Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2352.55%
9th to 12th Grade4264.63%
High School Graduate2,76730.04%
Some College1,99121.62%
Associates Degree1,66818.11%
Bachelors Degree1,56817.02%
Graduate Degree5556.03%

Alexandria Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6758,1812,104
Hispanic20612012
Multiple Races143115
Other Race1267712
Native American7543
Black72577
Asian3519

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.25%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,714$47,476$25,800
Less Than High School$17,132$21,563$
High School Grad$24,133$32,303$18,387
Some College$36,684$48,259$25,042
Bachelors Degree$52,267$69,205$40,750
Graduate Degree$51,875$66,103$36,838

$35,714

Average Earnings

$47,476

Average Male

$25,800

Average Female

Alexandria Language

Alexandria Language by Age

Alexandria Language

97.23% of Alexandria residents speak only English, while 2.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.14% of the population.

Alexandria Poverty

Alexandria Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,1381,39011.45%
Hispanic35612835.96%
Asian8585100.00%
Native652335.38%
Other158116.96%
Multiple31920.63%

12.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

11.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alexandria

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alexandria is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alexandria is Multiple, with 0.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.36%
High School12.41%
Some College8.50%
Bachelors or Greater1.81%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.47%
Male Employed9.91%
Female Employed7.57%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Alexandria Income

Alexandria Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,708$64,135
Families$67,036$78,868
Married Families$83,185-
Non Families$26,452$45,767

Alexandria Marital Status

Alexandria Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Alexandria Married by Age and Sex

Alexandria Marriage

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

Alexandria Marital Status by Race

Alexandria Veterans

1,015

Number of Veterans

919

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam311
Korea245
Second Gulf War145
First Gulf War95
World War II37
Age Group Veterans
75+316
65 to 74287
55 to 64180
35 to 54159
18 to 3473
Name Veterans % of Total
White9889.64%
Other2620.63%
Hispanic125.13%
Indian11.33%

$Alexandria Veterans by Education

6.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alexandria Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Alexandria Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

77.94%

Born in Minnesota

97.91%

Native Born

2.09%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.91% of Alexandria residents were born in the United States, with 77.94% having been born in Minnesota. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,0681611.16%
201913,9071611.17%
201813,7461681.24%
201713,5781611.20%
201613,4172832.15%
201513,1341361.05%
201412,9981000.78%
201312,898-6-0.05%
201212,904380.30%
201112,8663883.11%
201012,4783,6583.53%
20008,8209821.19%
19907,8382300.30%
19807,6086350.88%
19706,9732600.38%
19606,7133940.61%
19506,3191,2682.27%
19405,0511,1752.68%
19303,8764881.35%
19203,3883871.22%
19103,0013201.13%
19002,6810.00%