Bemidji is a city located in Beltrami County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Beltrami County. With a 2020 population of 15,678, it is the 72nd largest city in Minnesota and the 2254th largest city in the United States . Bemidji is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 16.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,431 in 2010. Bemidji reached it's highest population of 15,678 in 2021. Spanning over 19 miles, Bemidji has a population density of 1,078 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bemidji is $49,089 with a poverty rate of 31.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $787 per month, and the median house value is $139,900. The median age in Bemidji is 27.9 years, 26.9 years for males, and 29.6 years for females.