Cambridge, Minnesota Population 2021

9,736
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Cambridge is a city located in Isanti County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Isanti County. With a 2020 population of 9,736, it is the 100th largest city in Minnesota and the 3164th largest city in the United States . Cambridge is currently growing at a rate of 2.96% annually and its population has increased by 20.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,111 in 2010. Cambridge reached it's highest population of 9,736 in 2021. Spanning over 8 miles, Cambridge has a population density of 1,304 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cambridge is $67,016 with a poverty rate of 9.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $952 per month, and the median house value is $157,700. The median age in Cambridge is 37.9 years, 33 years for males, and 43 years for females.

Cambridge Demographics

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

  • White: 91.79%
  • Asian: 3.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.97%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cambridge, Minnesota is 9,736 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,896.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,111.

Cambridge, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,05491.79%
Asian3213.66%
Two or More Races2442.78%
Black or African American850.97%
Some Other Race360.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.39%
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Cambridge Population by Race

Cambridge Population Pyramid $2021

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Cambridge Median Age

37.9


Total

33


Male

43


Female

Cambridge Adults

There are 6,621 adults, (1,700 of whom are seniors) in Cambridge.

Cambridge Age Dependency

78.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cambridge Sex Ratio

Female

4,615

52.60%

Male

4,159

47.40%

Cambridge Population by Age

Cambridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cambridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.7%8.3%
All66.6%33.4%
Female59.8%40.2%
Non Family43.7%56.3%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cambridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4262.4466.6
Non Family1,4921.3543.7
Married1,3083.2491.7
Female4853.1259.8
Male1414.21100

3.16

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Cambridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade951.59%
9th to 12th Grade3195.33%
High School Graduate2,22237.12%
Some College1,73228.93%
Associates Degree4868.12%
Bachelors Degree89114.88%
Graduate Degree2414.03%
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Cambridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,5815,2101,068
2+ Races16814242
Asian14512822
Hispanic7070
Native American2727
Black1313

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 25.00%.

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,098$43,866$36,651
Less Than 9th Grade$26,979$37,639$
High School Graduate$33,793$34,962$25,625
Some College$41,629$49,714$38,818
Bachelors Degree$47,768$54,014$39,385
Graduate Degree$70,608$72,313$

$39,098

Average Earnings

$43,866

Average Male

$36,651

Average Female

Cambridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cambridge Language by Age

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Cambridge Language

95.83% of Cambridge residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.77% of the population.

Cambridge Language

Cambridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7177139.24%
Hispanic1242822.58%
Native2626100.00%
Black701318.57%
Asian31282.56%

9.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.64%

Male Poverty Rate

10.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cambridge

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is Asian, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.33%.

Cambridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.00%
High School8.68%
Some College7.62%
Bachelors or Greater4.34%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed66.20%
Female Employed4.87%
Male Employed3.34%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cambridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,904$67,016
Families$71,685$81,606
Married Families$90,476-
Non Families$32,483$41,691
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Income by Household Type

Cambridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cambridge Married by Age and Sex

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Cambridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cambridge Marital Status by Race

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Cambridge Marital Status

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433

Number of Veterans

366

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam93
First Gulf War77
Second Gulf War77
Korea46
World War II24

Cambridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54147
75+140
65 to 7476
18 to 3441
55 to 6429

Cambridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3886.30%
2+ Races4526.79%

Cambridge Veterans by Race

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cambridge Employment by Age

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Cambridge Employment by Race

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Cambridge 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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77.64%

Born in Cambridge

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

1.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.34% of Cambridge residents were born in the United States, with 77.64% having been born in Minnesota. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Cambridge Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,7362802.96%
20209,4562803.05%
20199,1762803.15%
20188,8961151.31%
20178,7811701.97%
20168,6112002.38%
20158,4111261.52%
20148,285951.16%
20138,190-1-0.01%
20128,19170.09%
20118,184660.81%
20108,1182,5983.93%
20005,5204260.81%
19905,0941,9244.86%
19803,170-297-0.89%
19703,4677392.43%
19602,728-250-0.87%
19502,9780.00%

Cambridge Population by Year