Backus is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 256, it is the 615th largest city in Minnesota and the 15902nd largest city in the United States. Backus is currently growing at a rate of 1.19% annually and its population has increased by 2.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 250 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Backus has a population density of 413 people per square mile.
The average household income in Backus is $41,889 with a poverty rate of 30.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $85,000. The median age in Backus is 30 years, 28.4 years for males, and 44.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.2 males.