Anoka, Minnesota Population 2020

17,683

Anoka is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 17,683, it is the 66th largest city in Minnesota and the 2044th largest city in the United States. Anoka is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 3.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,142 in 2010. Anoka reached it's highest population of 18,076 in 2000. Spanning over 7 miles, Anoka has a population density of 2,655 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anoka is $71,960 with a poverty rate of 11.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $925 per month, and the median house value is $189,600. The median age in Anoka is 38.8 years, 37.2 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males.

Anoka Demographics

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

  • White: 85.14%
  • Black or African American: 7.02%
  • Two or more races: 4.07%
  • Other race: 1.69%
  • Asian: 1.41%
  • Native American: 0.64%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Anoka, Minnesota is 17,683, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,543.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,142.

Anoka, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,83185.14%
Black or African American1,2227.02%
Two or More Races7094.07%
Some Other Race2941.69%
Asian2461.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native1110.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.03%

Anoka Population Pyramid 2020

Anoka Median Age

38.8


Total

37.2


Male

40.2


Female

Anoka Adults

There are 13,712 adults, (3,156 of whom are seniors) in Anoka.

Anoka Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Anoka Sex Ratio

Female

8,940

51.32%

Male

8,479

48.68%

Anoka Households and Families

Anoka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anoka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.3%26.7%
Male64%36%
All51%49%
Non Family34.1%65.9%
Female32.2%67.8%

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0762.3451
Non Family2,9441.2334.1
Married2,7563.1673.3
Female9343.0332.2
Male4423.1964

3.02

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anoka Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2231.82%
9th to 12th Grade6545.34%
High School Graduate3,98332.55%
Some College3,36527.50%
Associates Degree1,27710.43%
Bachelors Degree1,95115.94%
Graduate Degree7856.41%

Anoka Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,73910,1372,515
Black62956657
Hispanic42226245
Multiple Races24323747
Asian21217167
Other Race1897414
Native American847914
Islander66

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 asian people with a rate of 31.60%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,018$43,645$31,498
Less Than High School$21,632$26,341$14,167
High School Grad$31,390$38,276$29,128
Some College$35,148$42,857$31,443
Bachelors Degree$47,275$56,458$42,500
Graduate Degree$58,750$67,353$51,964

$37,018

Average Earnings

$43,645

Average Male

$31,498

Average Female

Anoka Language

Anoka Language by Age

Anoka Language

93.35% of Anoka residents speak only English, while 6.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Anoka Poverty

Anoka Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1551,1668.24%
Black1,17531726.98%
Multiple70421330.26%
Hispanic62515424.64%
Other26814855.22%
Native892123.60%
Asian24662.44%

11.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.16%

Male Poverty Rate

12.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anoka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anoka is Other, with 55.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anoka is Asian, with 2.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.00%
High School14.99%
Some College7.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.13%
Male Unemployed31.37%
Female Employed4.27%
Male Employed3.05%

Anoka Income

Anoka Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,171$71,960
Families$69,545$85,766
Married Families$83,442-
Non Families$37,000$48,609

Anoka Marital Status

Anoka Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Anoka Married by Age and Sex

Anoka Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Anoka Marital Status by Race

Anoka Veterans

1,125

Number of Veterans

1,044

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam350
Second Gulf War216
Korea205
First Gulf War123
World War II96
Age Group Veterans
75+339
65 to 74273
35 to 54216
55 to 64173
18 to 34124
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0848.88%
Hispanic224.47%
Black223.30%
Asian198.60%

$Anoka Veterans by Education

6.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anoka Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Anoka 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

71.54%

Born in Minnesota

94.11%

Native Born

5.89%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.11% of Anoka residents were born in the United States, with 71.54% having been born in Minnesota. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202017,683700.40%
201917,613700.40%
201817,543610.35%
201717,482700.40%
201617,412520.30%
201517,360550.32%
201417,305370.21%
201317,26870.04%
201217,261870.51%
201117,174140.08%
201017,160-916-0.52%
200018,0768840.50%
199017,1921,5580.95%
198015,6342,3361.63%
197013,2982,7362.33%
196010,5623,1663.63%
19507,3969701.42%
19406,4261,5752.85%
19304,8515641.24%
19204,2873150.77%
19103,9722030.53%
19003,769-483-1.20%
18904,2521,5464.62%
18802,7060.00%