Baxter, Minnesota Population 2020

8,486

Baxter is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 8,486, it is the 113th largest city in Minnesota and the 3458th largest city in the United States. Baxter is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 11.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,610 in 2010. Spanning over 21 miles, Baxter has a population density of 450 people per square mile.

The average household income in Baxter is $74,179 with a poverty rate of 6.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $199,300. The median age in Baxter is 40.2 years, 38.2 years for males, and 41.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.6 males.

Baxter Demographics

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

  • White: 93.09%
  • Two or more races: 2.81%
  • Native American: 1.88%
  • Asian: 1.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.52%
  • Other race: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Baxter, Minnesota is 8,486, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,314.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,610.

Baxter, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,52893.09%
Two or More Races2272.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native1521.88%
Asian1101.36%
Black or African American420.52%
Some Other Race280.35%

Baxter Population Pyramid 2020

Baxter Median Age

40.2


Total

38.2


Male

41.7


Female

Baxter Adults

There are 5,967 adults, (1,482 of whom are seniors) in Baxter.

Baxter Age Dependency

80.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Baxter Sex Ratio

Female

3,992

49.36%

Male

4,095

50.64%

Baxter Households and Families

Baxter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Baxter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.4%10.6%
Married84.3%15.7%
All69.8%30.2%
Female50.2%49.8%
Non Family45.4%54.6%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1842.5269.8
Married1,7863.0584.3
Non Family1,0241.2545.4
Female2133.5750.2
Male1613.3689.4

3.02

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Baxter Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade971.80%
9th to 12th Grade911.69%
High School Graduate1,21522.54%
Some College1,40326.02%
Associates Degree84215.62%
Bachelors Degree95217.66%
Graduate Degree79114.67%

Baxter Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,1194,9311,703
Native American99997
Asian9292
Multiple Races434323
Hispanic353510
Other Race2525
Black33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 53.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,871$50,579$35,194
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,176$45,469$17,824
Some College$41,294$46,151$37,628
Bachelors Degree$52,712$71,667$33,750
Graduate Degree$68,393$79,500$59,583

$42,871

Average Earnings

$50,579

Average Male

$35,194

Average Female

Baxter Language

Baxter Language by Age

Baxter Language

98.56% of Baxter residents speak only English, while 1.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Baxter Poverty

Baxter Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,4485156.91%
Native1523422.37%
Asian11043.64%

6.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.86%

Male Poverty Rate

7.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baxter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baxter is Native, with 22.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baxter is Asian, with 3.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.89%
High School15.61%
Some College5.75%
Bachelors or Greater1.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed14.89%
Female Employed5.96%
Male Employed3.39%

Baxter Income

Baxter Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,612$74,179
Families$75,943$84,999
Married Families$85,000-
Non Families$32,256$43,646

Baxter Marital Status

Baxter Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Baxter Married by Age and Sex

Baxter Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Baxter Marital Status by Race

Baxter Veterans

511

Number of Veterans

504

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam213
First Gulf War140
Korea87
Second Gulf War46
World War II39
Age Group Veterans
75+183
65 to 74135
35 to 54117
55 to 6476
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White4868.54%
Hispanic2571.43%
Other25100.00%

$Baxter Veterans by Education

12.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baxter Employment Status

64.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Baxter 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

73.07%

Born in Minnesota

97.71%

Native Born

2.29%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.71% of Baxter residents were born in the United States, with 73.07% having been born in Minnesota. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,486861.02%
20198,400861.03%
20188,314530.64%
20178,261861.05%
20168,1752783.52%
20157,8971011.30%
20147,796590.76%
20137,737500.65%
20127,687360.47%
20117,65110.01%
20107,6502,0953.25%
20005,5551,8604.16%
19903,6951,0703.48%
19802,6250.00%