Atwater, Minnesota Population 2021

1,127
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Atwater is a city located in Kandiyohi County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,127, it is the 338th largest city in Minnesota and the 9841st largest city in the United States . Atwater is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually but its population has decreased by -0.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,133 in 2010. Atwater reached it's highest population of 1,134 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Atwater has a population density of 1,098 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atwater is $60,794 with a poverty rate of 6.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $95,100. The median age in Atwater is 38 years, 37.1 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Atwater Demographics

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

  • White: 97.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.87%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Atwater, Minnesota is 1,127 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,115.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,133.

Atwater, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White99197.73%
Two or More Races191.87%
Asian40.39%
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Atwater Population by Race

Atwater Population Pyramid $2021

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Atwater Median Age

38


Total

37.1


Male

38.7


Female

Atwater Adults

There are 757 adults, (115 of whom are seniors) in Atwater.

Atwater Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Atwater Sex Ratio

Female

523

51.58%

Male

491

48.42%

Atwater Population by Age

Atwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.2%11.8%
All72%28%
Female62.3%37.7%
Non Family54.1%45.9%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atwater Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4152.472
Married1953.1288.2
Non Family1591.2854.1
Female533.0262.3
Male83100

3.01

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Atwater Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade172.50%
9th to 12th Grade172.50%
High School Graduate22432.99%
Some College23134.02%
Associates Degree9914.58%
Bachelors Degree669.72%
Graduate Degree253.68%
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Atwater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White66362987
Hispanic88
2+ Races884
Asian44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Atwater Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,198$40,000$26,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,698$31,250$25,250
Some College$38,162$46,250$26,500
Bachelors Degree$54,375$40,417$55,938
Graduate Degree$58,333$$2,500

$32,198

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$26,750

Average Female

Atwater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atwater Language by Age

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Atwater Language

98.10% of Atwater residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Atwater Language

Atwater Poverty by Race

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6.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.31%

Male Poverty Rate

6.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atwater is White, with 6.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atwater is White, with 6.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.43%.

Atwater Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.53%
High School11.16%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%
Some College2.42%

Atwater Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.82%
Male Employed1.51%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Atwater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atwater Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,926$60,794
Families$69,167$72,529
Married Families$78,295-
Non Families$39,837$40,903
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Income by Household Type

Atwater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Atwater Married by Age and Sex

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Atwater 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.

Atwater Marital Status by Race

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Atwater Marital Status

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87

Number of Veterans

69

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam54
First Gulf War18
Korea4
Second Gulf War3
World War II

Atwater Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6455
35 to 5418
65 to 7410
75+4
18 to 34

Atwater Veterans by Age

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Atwater Veterans by Race

Atwater Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atwater Veterans by Education

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71.3%

Labor Force Participation

70.5%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Atwater Employment by Age

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Atwater Employment by Race

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Atwater 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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83.63%

Born in Atwater

99.61%

Native Born

0.39%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.61% of Atwater residents were born in the United States, with 83.63% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Atwater Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,12740.36%
20201,12340.36%
20191,11940.36%
20181,115-5-0.45%
20171,120-4-0.36%
20161,124-2-0.18%
20151,1260.00%
20141,126-4-0.35%
20131,130-2-0.18%
20121,13240.35%
20111,128-6-0.53%
20101,1340.00%

Atwater Population by Year