Anoka, Minnesota Population 2022

18,077
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Anoka is a city located in Anoka County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Anoka County. With a 2020 population of 18,077, it is the 66th largest city in Minnesota and the 2519th largest city in the United States. Anoka is currently growing at a rate of 0.43% annually and its population has increased by 0.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,921 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Anoka has a population density of 2,714 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anoka is $79,777 with a poverty rate of 8.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $971 per month, and the median house value is $215,900. The median age in Anoka is 38.4 years, 36.7 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Anoka Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Anokawas:

  • White: 82.49%
  • Black or African American: 7.41%
  • Two or more races: 6.40%
  • Asian: 1.86%
  • Other race: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Anoka, Minnesota is 18,077 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 17,921.

Anoka, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,44682.49%
Black or African American1,2987.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native1570.90%
Asian3251.86%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.02%
Some Other Race1620.93%
Two or More Races1,1206.40%
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Anoka Population by Race

Anoka Population Pyramid 2022

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Anoka Median Age

37.7


Total

37.1


Male

39.9


Female

Anoka Adults

There are 13,735 adults, (3,274 of whom are seniors) in Anoka.

Anoka Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Anoka Sex Ratio

Female

8,959

51.16%

Male

8,553

48.84%

Anoka Population by Age

Anoka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Anoka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
Male57.5%42.5%
All56.8%43.2%
Non Family40.8%59.2%
Female36.6%63.4%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anoka Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9432.3956.8
Married3,0113.3176.7
Male3582.9957.5
Female7592.9836.6
Non Family2,8151.1840.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Anoka Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2882.36%
9th to 12th Grade5564.55%
High School Graduate3,47728.48%
Some College3,42728.07%
Associates Degree1,25210.26%
Bachelors Degree2,27918.67%
Graduate Degree9287.60%
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Anoka Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anoka Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race958229
White10,3679,8122,891
2+ Races408301109
Asian26323063
Native American12311821
Hispanic49741370
Black65659364
Islander44

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 other race people with a rate of 30.53%.

Anoka Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,764$51,548$34,110
Less Than 9th Grade$29,160$29,717$21,923
High School Graduate$33,763$42,177$30,619
Some College$38,635$51,742$32,742
Bachelors Degree$52,354$62,782$47,857
Graduate Degree$71,343$84,020$58,056

$41,764

Average Earnings

$51,548

Average Male

$34,110

Average Female

Anoka Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anoka Language by Age

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Anoka Language

92.79% of Anoka residents speak only English, while 7.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

Anoka Language

Anoka Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,21735128.84%
Native1253528.00%
Multiple1,10821419.31%
White13,5868826.49%
Asian32530.92%
Other23NaN%
Hispanic911303.29%

8.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.77%

Male Poverty Rate

10.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anoka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anoka is Black, with 28.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anoka is Hispanic, with 3.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.08%.

Anoka Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.83%
High School10.52%
Some College5.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.34%

Anoka Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.72%
Male Unemployed19.22%
Female Employed4.85%
Female Unemployed28.82%

Anoka Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anoka Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,890$82,505
Families$78,444$96,299
Married Families$93,029-
Non Families$42,666$57,052
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Income by Household Type

Anoka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Anoka Married by Age and Sex

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Anoka Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Anoka Marital Status by Race

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Anoka Marital Status

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1,188

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War160
First Gulf War159
Vietnam490
Korea150
World War II57

Anoka Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3456
35 to 54267
55 to 64158
65 to 74387
75+320

Anoka Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1269.40%
Black172.32%
Native American86.25%
Asian72.66%
2+ Races306.29%
Hispanic19936.18%

Anoka Veterans by Race

Anoka Veterans by Education

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1.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anoka Veterans by Education

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62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Anoka Employment by Age

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Anoka Employment by Race

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Anoka Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.51%

Born in Anoka

93.47%

Native Born

6.53%

Foreign Born

3.24%

Non Citizen

3.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.47% of Anoka residents were born in the United States, with 70.51% having been born in Minnesota. 3.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Anoka Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802,7060.00%
18904,2521,5464.62%
19003,769-483-1.20%
19103,9722030.53%
19204,2873150.77%
19304,8515641.24%
19406,4261,5752.85%
19507,3969701.42%
196010,5623,1663.63%
197013,2982,7362.33%
198015,6342,3361.63%
199017,1921,5580.95%
200018,0768840.50%
201017,142-934-0.53%
201117,220780.46%
201217,298780.45%
201317,376780.45%
201417,454780.45%
201517,532780.45%
201617,610780.44%
201717,688780.44%
201817,766780.44%
201917,844780.44%
202017,921770.43%
202117,999780.44%
202218,077780.43%

Anoka Population by Year