Carlton, Minnesota Population 2021

1,021
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Carlton is a city located in Carlton County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Carlton County. With a 2020 population of 1,021, it is the 353rd largest city in Minnesota and the 10219th largest city in the United States . Carlton is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually but its population has increased by 18.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 862 in 2010. Carlton reached it's highest population of 1,041 in 2014. Spanning over 4 miles, Carlton has a population density of 267 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carlton is $60,229 with a poverty rate of 4.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $756 per month, and the median house value is $145,700. The median age in Carlton is 50 years, 47.1 years for males, and 52.6 years for females.

Carlton Demographics

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

  • White: 94.44%
  • Native American: 2.91%
  • Two or more races: 2.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.09%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Carlton, Minnesota is 1,021 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,039.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 862.

Carlton, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,03794.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native322.91%
Two or More Races282.55%
Black or African American10.09%
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Carlton Population by Race

Carlton Population Pyramid $2021

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Carlton Median Age

50


Total

47.1


Male

52.6


Female

Carlton Adults

There are 874 adults, (292 of whom are seniors) in Carlton.

Carlton Age Dependency

88.7

Age Dependency Ratio

50.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carlton Sex Ratio

Female

556

50.64%

Male

542

49.36%

Carlton Population by Age

Carlton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carlton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.6%4.4%
Female78.4%21.6%
All71.3%28.7%
Non Family44.1%55.9%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carlton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4642.0871.3
Married2042.9195.6
Non Family2021.1144.1
Female512.5778.4
Male72100

2.73

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

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Carlton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade131.54%
9th to 12th Grade627.34%
High School Graduate29334.67%
Some College24829.35%
Associates Degree11513.61%
Bachelors Degree9311.01%
Graduate Degree212.49%
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Carlton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carlton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White782719112
2+ Races2412
Hispanic2424
Native American14142
Black11

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 white people with a rate of 14.32%.

Carlton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,833$51,635$34,583
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,714$51,875$23,750
Some College$43,158$56,250$41,333
Bachelors Degree$37,692$41,250$28,750
Graduate Degree$90,417$102,917$65,000

$40,833

Average Earnings

$51,635

Average Male

$34,583

Average Female

Carlton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carlton Language by Age

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Carlton Language

96.13% of Carlton residents speak only English, while 3.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

Carlton Language

Carlton Poverty by Race

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4.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.17%

Male Poverty Rate

5.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carlton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carlton is White, with 4.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.62%.

Carlton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade46.88%
High School4.82%
Some College1.54%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Carlton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed11.76%
Female Employed2.27%
Male Employed1.28%

Carlton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carlton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,059$60,229
Families$72,813$79,477
Married Families$88,750-
Non Families$27,143$34,081
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Income by Household Type

Carlton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Carlton Married by Age and Sex

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Carlton 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.

Carlton Marital Status by Race

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Carlton Marital Status

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101

Number of Veterans

101

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
Second Gulf War24
World War II19
Korea16
First Gulf War16

Carlton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+43
18 to 3424
65 to 7421
55 to 647
35 to 546

Carlton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10011.98%
Black1100.00%

Carlton Veterans by Race

Carlton Veterans by Education

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1.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carlton Veterans by Education

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52%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Carlton Employment by Age

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Carlton Employment by Race

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Carlton 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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76.23%

Born in Carlton

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.45% of Carlton residents were born in the United States, with 76.23% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Carlton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,021-6-0.58%
20201,027-6-0.58%
20191,033-6-0.58%
20181,03960.58%
20171,033-7-0.67%
20161,04020.19%
20151,038-3-0.29%
20141,041353.48%
20131,0060.00%
20121,006-9-0.89%
20111,015-5-0.49%
20101,0200.00%

Carlton Population by Year