Big Falls, Minnesota Population 2021

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Big Falls is a city located in Koochiching County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 200, it is the 658th largest city in Minnesota and the 16688th largest city in the United States . Big Falls is currently declining at a rate of -1.96% annually and its population has decreased by -15.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 236 in 2010. Big Falls reached it's highest population of 229 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Big Falls has a population density of 33 people per square mile.

The average household income in Big Falls is $44,380 with a poverty rate of 20.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $450 per month, and the median house value is $49,600. The median age in Big Falls is 54.4 years, 56.2 years for males, and 51.3 years for females.

Big Falls Demographics

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

  • White: 95.48%
  • Two or more races: 3.52%
  • Native American: 1.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Big Falls, Minnesota is 200 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 212.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 236.

Big Falls, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19095.48%
Two or More Races73.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native21.01%
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Big Falls Population by Race

Big Falls Population Pyramid $2021

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Big Falls Median Age

54.4


Total

56.2


Male

51.3


Female

Big Falls Adults

There are 169 adults, (57 of whom are seniors) in Big Falls.

Big Falls Age Dependency

77.7

Age Dependency Ratio

50.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Big Falls Sex Ratio

Female

112

56.28%

Male

87

43.72%

Big Falls Population by Age

Big Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Big Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family63%37%
Female50%50%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Big Falls Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1111.7974.8
Non Family541.1563
Married342.56100
Female162.1950
Male72.14100

2.37

Average Family Size

1.79

Average Household Size

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Big Falls Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade53.16%
9th to 12th Grade127.59%
High School Graduate6239.24%
Some College5333.54%
Associates Degree148.86%
Bachelors Degree116.96%
Graduate Degree10.63%
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Big Falls Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Big Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14913610
2+ Races73
Native American222

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Big Falls Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,969$31,250$24,688
Less Than 9th Grade$52,813$$
High School Graduate$25,000$33,750$20,000
Some College$29,167$34,375$23,125
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,969

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$24,688

Average Female

Big Falls Earnings by Educational Attainment

Big Falls Language by Age

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Big Falls Language

99.46% of Big Falls residents speak only English, while 0.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.54% of the population.

Big Falls Language

Big Falls Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1903920.53%
Native22100.00%

20.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.79%

Male Poverty Rate

25.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Big Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Big Falls is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Big Falls is White, with 20.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.77%.

Big Falls Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College31.34%
Less Than 9th Grade23.53%
Bachelors or Greater16.67%
High School9.68%

Big Falls Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed70.00%
Female Employed17.78%
Male Employed2.50%

Big Falls Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Big Falls Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,771$44,380
Families$48,750$52,346
Married Families$68,333-
Non Families$26,250$35,639
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Income by Household Type

Big Falls Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

33.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Big Falls Married by Age and Sex

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Big Falls Marriage

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

Big Falls Marital Status by Race

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Big Falls Marital Status

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23

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War1
World War II
Korea

Big Falls Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7410
55 to 647
75+2
35 to 542
18 to 342

Big Falls Veterans by Age

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Big Falls Veterans by Race

Big Falls Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Big Falls Veterans by Education

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54.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.9%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Big Falls Employment by Age

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Big Falls Employment by Race

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Big Falls Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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86.93%

Born in Big Falls

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

1.01%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.49% of Big Falls residents were born in the United States, with 86.93% having been born in Minnesota. 1.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Big Falls Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021200-4-1.96%
2020204-4-1.92%
2019208-4-1.89%
2018212-1-0.47%
2017213-2-0.93%
2016215-5-2.27%
20152200.00%
2014220-4-1.79%
2013224-1-0.44%
2012225-2-0.88%
2011227-2-0.87%
20102290.00%

Big Falls Population by Year