Atwater, Minnesota Population 2020

1,103

Atwater is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,103, it is the 339th largest city in Minnesota and the 9917th largest city in the United States. Atwater is currently declining at a rate of -0.45% annually and its population has decreased by -2.65% 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 1,074 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atwater is $59,133 with a poverty rate of 14.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $95,100. The median age in Atwater is 36.6 years, 34.3 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 118.0 males.

Atwater Demographics

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

  • White: 98.51%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • 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 1,103, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,113.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,133.

Atwater, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White99098.51%
Two or More Races121.19%
Asian30.30%

Atwater Population Pyramid 2020

Atwater Median Age

36.6


Total

34.3


Male

39.1


Female

Atwater Adults

There are 741 adults, (134 of whom are seniors) in Atwater.

Atwater Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Atwater Sex Ratio

Female

461

45.87%

Male

544

54.13%

Atwater Households and Families

Atwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Atwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.6%13.4%
All71.1%28.9%
Female59.6%40.4%
Non Family56.2%43.8%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4052.4471.1
Married1723.2786.6
Non Family1621.2756.2
Female573.0759.6
Male143.21100

3.11

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Atwater Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade294.32%
9th to 12th Grade223.27%
High School Graduate21832.44%
Some College21932.59%
Associates Degree8412.50%
Bachelors Degree7611.31%
Graduate Degree243.57%

Atwater Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White642602100
Hispanic2716
Multiple Races33
Asian33

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 white people with a rate of 15.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,467$38,333$25,714
Less Than High School$13,618$14,000$13,194
High School Grad$25,000$28,750$20,625
Some College$39,609$46,250$27,361
Bachelors Degree$55,417$41,875$56,250
Graduate Degree$55,417$$

$31,467

Average Earnings

$38,333

Average Male

$25,714

Average Female

Atwater Language

Atwater Language by Age

Atwater Language

94.63% of Atwater residents speak only English, while 5.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.19% of the population.

Atwater Poverty

Atwater Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9419710.31%
Hispanic614573.77%

14.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.52%

Male Poverty Rate

13.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atwater is Hispanic, with 73.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atwater is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.22%
High School16.06%
Some College6.27%
Bachelors or Greater6.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.16%
Male Employed4.98%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Atwater Income

Atwater Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,732$59,133
Families$76,094$72,274
Married Families$78,929-
Non Families$36,855$37,864

Atwater Marital Status

Atwater Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Atwater Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Atwater Marital Status by Race

Atwater Veterans

62

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
First Gulf War13
Korea3
Second Gulf War3
World War II

$Atwater Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atwater Employment Status

73.7%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Atwater 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

84.18%

Born in Minnesota

97.91%

Native Born

2.09%

Foreign Born

1.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.91% of Atwater residents were born in the United States, with 84.18% having been born in Minnesota. 1.79% 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
20201,103-5-0.45%
20191,108-5-0.45%
20181,113-4-0.36%
20171,117-5-0.45%
20161,122-3-0.27%
20151,125-3-0.27%
20141,128-2-0.18%
20131,130-2-0.18%
20121,13250.44%
20111,127-7-0.62%
20101,1340.00%