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.