Baxter is a city located in Crow Wing County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 8,480, it is the 112th largest city in Minnesota and the 3467th largest city in the United States . Baxter is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has increased by 11.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,610 in 2010. Baxter reached it's highest population of 8,480 in 2021. Spanning over 21 miles, Baxter has a population density of 450 people per square mile.
The average household income in Baxter is $80,556 with a poverty rate of 6.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $998 per month, and the median house value is $208,500. The median age in Baxter is 40.4 years, 38.8 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.