Breckenridge, Minnesota Population 2021

3,124
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Breckenridge is a city located in Wilkin County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Wilkin County. With a 2020 population of 3,124, it is the 204th largest city in Minnesota and the 6126th largest city in the United States . Breckenridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually and its population has decreased by -7.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,386 in 2010. Breckenridge reached it's highest population of 4,335 in 1960. Spanning over 3 miles, Breckenridge has a population density of 1,235 people per square mile.

The average household income in Breckenridge is $68,983 with a poverty rate of 12.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $499 per month, and the median house value is $129,800. The median age in Breckenridge is 43 years, 42.7 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.

Breckenridge Demographics

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

  • White: 98.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.72%
  • Two or more races: 0.72%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Breckenridge, Minnesota is 3,124 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,196.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,386.

Breckenridge, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,14598.13%
Two or More Races230.72%
Black or African American230.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.25%
Some Other Race60.19%
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Breckenridge Population by Race

Breckenridge Population Pyramid $2021

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Breckenridge Median Age

43


Total

42.7


Male

43.2


Female

Breckenridge Adults

There are 2,464 adults, (680 of whom are seniors) in Breckenridge.

Breckenridge Age Dependency

79.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Breckenridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,743

54.38%

Male

1,462

45.62%

Breckenridge Population by Age

Breckenridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Breckenridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.2%5.8%
All67%33%
Female64.7%35.3%
Non Family48.2%51.8%
Male20.5%79.5%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Breckenridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5551.9767
Non Family6841.0548.2
Married6202.8294.2
Female1732.3664.7
Male782.4920.5

2.56

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

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Breckenridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.71%
9th to 12th Grade1104.87%
High School Graduate56124.81%
Some College38717.12%
Associates Degree52623.26%
Bachelors Degree50022.11%
Graduate Degree1617.12%
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Breckenridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Breckenridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2202,096640
Black212115
Native American88
Hispanic64
Other Race64
2+ Races666

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Breckenridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,038$45,673$38,281
Less Than 9th Grade$11,576$11,576$
High School Graduate$33,375$37,554$26,375
Some College$39,213$47,212$29,816
Bachelors Degree$58,019$59,033$49,777
Graduate Degree$59,554$39,688$64,444

$40,038

Average Earnings

$45,673

Average Male

$38,281

Average Female

Breckenridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Breckenridge Language by Age

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Breckenridge Language

98.56% of Breckenridge residents speak only English, while 1.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.

Breckenridge Language

Breckenridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,03936111.88%
Multiple1717100.00%
Hispanic66100.00%
Other66100.00%

12.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.68%

Male Poverty Rate

16.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Breckenridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Breckenridge is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Breckenridge is White, with 11.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.55%.

Breckenridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.45%
Some College12.07%
Bachelors or Greater4.86%
High School4.78%

Breckenridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed9.89%
Male Employed0.60%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Breckenridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Breckenridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,363$68,983
Families$68,750$82,452
Married Families$92,778-
Non Families$27,784$50,030
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Income by Household Type

Breckenridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Breckenridge Married by Age and Sex

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Breckenridge 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.

Breckenridge Marital Status by Race

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Breckenridge Marital Status

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170

Number of Veterans

167

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
Korea35
World War II15
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War8

Breckenridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+75
65 to 7459
55 to 6436
35 to 54
18 to 34

Breckenridge Veterans by Age

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Breckenridge Veterans by Race

Breckenridge Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Breckenridge Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Breckenridge Employment by Age

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Breckenridge Employment by Race

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Breckenridge 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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67.18%

Born in Breckenridge

99.47%

Native Born

0.53%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

0.41%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.47% of Breckenridge residents were born in the United States, with 67.18% having been born in Minnesota. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Breckenridge Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,124-24-0.76%
20203,148-24-0.76%
20193,172-24-0.75%
20183,196-29-0.90%
20173,225-9-0.28%
20163,234-27-0.83%
20153,261-57-1.72%
20143,318-24-0.72%
20133,342-57-1.68%
20123,39960.18%
20113,393-5-0.15%
20103,398-161-0.46%
20003,559-149-0.41%
19903,708-201-0.53%
19803,909-291-0.72%
19704,200-135-0.32%
19604,3357121.81%
19503,6238782.81%
19402,7450.00%

Breckenridge Population by Year