Austin, Minnesota Population 2020

25,408

Austin is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 25,408, it is the 44th largest city in Minnesota and the 1508th largest city in the United States. Austin is currently growing at a rate of 0.43% annually and its population has increased by 2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,718 in 2010. Austin reached it's highest population of 27,908 in 1960. Spanning over 13 miles, Austin has a population density of 1,946 people per square mile.

The average household income in Austin is $67,724 with a poverty rate of 14.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $103,300. The median age in Austin is 37.6 years, 36.3 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.7 males.

Austin Demographics

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

  • White: 83.57%
  • Black or African American: 5.47%
  • Asian: 4.35%
  • Other race: 3.24%
  • Two or more races: 2.64%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.62%
  • Native American: 0.11%
The current population of Austin, Minnesota is 25,408, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,190.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,718.

Austin, Minnesota Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202040,6353120.77%
201940,3233120.77%
201840,0113120.78%
201739,6992300.58%
201639,469490.12%
201539,42070.02%
201439,413880.22%
201339,325-68-0.17%
201239,393520.13%
201139,3411350.34%
201039,2060.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,89883.57%
Black or African American1,3675.47%
Asian1,0884.35%
Some Other Race8093.24%
Two or More Races6602.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1560.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.11%

Austin Population Pyramid 2020

Austin Median Age

37.6


Total

36.3


Male

39.6


Female

Austin Adults

There are 18,668 adults, (4,400 of whom are seniors) in Austin.

Austin Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Austin Sex Ratio

Female

12,338

49.34%

Male

12,668

50.66%

Austin Households and Families

Austin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Austin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All67.5%32.5%
Male55.9%44.1%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Female44.5%55.5%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9282.4667.5
Married4,4913.1285.2
Non Family3,8291.2154.2
Female8653.4144.5
Male7433.8655.9

3.15

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Austin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3458.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,3808.32%
High School Graduate4,88129.43%
Some College3,40320.52%
Associates Degree1,79610.83%
Bachelors Degree2,41414.56%
Graduate Degree1,3658.23%

Austin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,10612,0113,193
Hispanic1,787768162
Black814703209
Asian629257165
Other Race32812229
Multiple Races25615450
Islander50
Native American1919

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 26.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,740$40,300$30,847
Less Than High School$31,399$31,871$27,237
High School Grad$30,557$34,554$23,571
Some College$36,773$45,145$30,242
Bachelors Degree$47,587$55,909$41,537
Graduate Degree$63,500$62,440$65,865

$35,740

Average Earnings

$40,300

Average Male

$30,847

Average Female

Austin Language

Austin Language by Age

Austin Language

78.21% of Austin residents speak only English, while 21.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.91% of the population.

Austin Poverty

Austin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,4991,6609.49%
Hispanic4,0211,10027.36%
Asian1,08841738.33%
Black1,30528121.53%
Multiple61823437.86%
Other809172.10%

14.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.28%

Male Poverty Rate

14.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Austin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Austin is Asian, with 38.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Austin is Other, with 2.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.31%
High School15.49%
Some College7.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.56%
Male Unemployed19.09%
Female Employed8.10%
Male Employed7.71%

Austin Income

Austin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,970$67,724
Families$65,314$83,872
Married Families$77,744-
Non Families$24,579$39,089

Austin Marital Status

Austin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Austin Married by Age and Sex

Austin 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 35-44.

Austin Marital Status by Race

Austin Veterans

1,617

Number of Veterans

1,571

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam494
First Gulf War296
World War II175
Second Gulf War163
Korea155
Age Group Veterans
75+608
65 to 74338
55 to 64315
35 to 54277
18 to 3479
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5259.43%
Black8910.43%
Hispanic80.34%
Asian30.43%

$Austin Veterans by Education

7.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Austin Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Austin 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

61.81%

Born in Minnesota

85.40%

Native Born

14.60%

Foreign Born

10.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.40% of Austin residents were born in the United States, with 61.81% having been born in Minnesota. 10.62% 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
202025,4081090.43%
201925,2991090.43%
201825,1901680.67%
201725,0221090.44%
201624,913-3-0.01%
201524,916-20-0.08%
201424,936140.06%
201324,922-62-0.25%
201224,984-5-0.02%
201124,989680.27%
201024,9211,6070.67%
200023,3141,4070.62%
199021,907-1,113-0.49%
198023,020-3,190-1.29%
197026,210-1,698-0.63%
196027,9084,8081.91%
195023,1004,7932.35%
194018,3076,0314.08%
193012,2762,1581.95%
192010,1183,1583.81%
19106,9601,4862.43%
19005,4741,5733.45%
18903,9010.00%