Appleton, Minnesota Population 2021

1,303
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Appleton is a city located in Swift County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,303, it is the 312th largest city in Minnesota and the 9246th largest city in the United States . Appleton is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -7.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,412 in 2010. Appleton reached it's highest population of 1,413 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Appleton has a population density of 696 people per square mile.

The average household income in Appleton is $53,647 with a poverty rate of 17.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $528 per month, and the median house value is $49,900. The median age in Appleton is 44.2 years, 40.7 years for males, and 46.9 years for females.

Appleton Demographics

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

  • White: 85.34%
  • Other race: 5.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 3.90%
  • Black or African American: 2.76%
  • Two or more races: 2.48%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Appleton, Minnesota is 1,303 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,336.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,412.

Appleton, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20585.34%
Some Other Race785.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander553.90%
Black or African American392.76%
Two or More Races352.48%
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Appleton Population by Race

Appleton Population Pyramid $2021

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Appleton Median Age

44.2


Total

40.7


Male

46.9


Female

Appleton Adults

There are 1,115 adults, (351 of whom are seniors) in Appleton.

Appleton Age Dependency

84.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Appleton Sex Ratio

Female

730

51.70%

Male

682

48.30%

Appleton Population by Age

Appleton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Appleton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
Male64.3%35.7%
All59.3%40.7%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
Female46.1%53.9%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Appleton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7171.9159.3
Non Family3551.0351.5
Married2302.7174.3
Female762.6646.1
Male563.1364.3

2.68

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

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Appleton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade676.56%
9th to 12th Grade10910.68%
High School Graduate38337.51%
Some College17216.85%
Associates Degree999.70%
Bachelors Degree15214.89%
Graduate Degree393.82%
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Appleton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Appleton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White890797191
Hispanic6226
Islander42
Other Race4015
Black1515
2+ Races127

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.46%.

Appleton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,727$35,741$20,185
Less Than 9th Grade$21,875$27,813$
High School Graduate$23,214$32,500$15,000
Some College$23,333$36,250$16,087
Bachelors Degree$53,929$73,125$51,250
Graduate Degree$46,944$77,917$45,694

$27,727

Average Earnings

$35,741

Average Male

$20,185

Average Female

Appleton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Appleton Language by Age

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Appleton Language

89.51% of Appleton residents speak only English, while 10.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.72% of the population.

Appleton Language

Appleton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13813712.04%
Islander5555100.00%
Hispanic1002626.00%
Black392256.41%
Other781519.23%

17.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.69%

Male Poverty Rate

21.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Appleton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Appleton is White, with 12.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.73%.

Appleton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.23%
High School18.96%
Some College16.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.20%

Appleton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed40.54%
Female Employed13.68%
Male Employed10.80%

Appleton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Appleton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,856$53,647
Families$45,441$53,896
Married Families$51,429-
Non Families$24,583$51,862
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Income by Household Type

Appleton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Appleton Married by Age and Sex

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Appleton Marriage

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

Appleton Marital Status by Race

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Appleton Marital Status

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121

Number of Veterans

114

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
Korea25
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War19
World War II

Appleton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6437
65 to 7431
75+25
35 to 5415
18 to 3413

Appleton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11311.32%
Black853.33%
Hispanic711.29%

Appleton Veterans by Race

Appleton Veterans by Education

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12.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Appleton Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Appleton Employment by Age

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Appleton Employment by Race

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Appleton 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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79.18%

Born in Appleton

93.84%

Native Born

6.16%

Foreign Born

4.53%

Non Citizen

1.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.84% of Appleton residents were born in the United States, with 79.18% having been born in Minnesota. 4.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Appleton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,303-11-0.84%
20201,314-11-0.83%
20191,325-11-0.82%
20181,336-10-0.74%
20171,346-9-0.66%
20161,35580.59%
20151,347-19-1.39%
20141,366-11-0.80%
20131,377-14-1.01%
20121,391-9-0.64%
20111,400-13-0.92%
20101,4130.00%

Appleton Population by Year