Chaska, Minnesota Population 2020

27,687

Chaska is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 27,687, it is the 35th largest city in Minnesota and the 1377th largest city in the United States. Chaska is currently growing at a rate of 1.69% annually and its population has increased by 16.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,770 in 2010. Spanning over 18 miles, Chaska has a population density of 1,628 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chaska is $115,352 with a poverty rate of 5.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,133 per month, and the median house value is $257,900. The median age in Chaska is 36 years, 35.5 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Chaska Demographics

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

  • White: 89.57%
  • Asian: 3.53%
  • Two or more races: 3.20%
  • Black or African American: 2.44%
  • Other race: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chaska, Minnesota is 27,687, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,765.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,770.

Chaska, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,28689.57%
Asian9193.53%
Two or More Races8323.20%
Black or African American6352.44%
Some Other Race2150.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native1110.43%

Chaska Population Pyramid 2020

Chaska Median Age

36


Total

35.5


Male

36.5


Female

Chaska Adults

There are 18,907 adults, (2,313 of whom are seniors) in Chaska.

Chaska Age Dependency

56.7

Age Dependency Ratio

13.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Chaska Sex Ratio

Female

13,246

50.95%

Male

12,752

49.05%

Chaska Households and Families

Chaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All71.3%28.7%
Male63.1%36.9%
Non Family54.2%45.8%
Female53.3%46.7%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6252.6971.3
Married5,3353.3784.6
Non Family3,0971.3354.2
Female8113.0953.3
Male3823.3663.1

3.27

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chaska Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3712.22%
9th to 12th Grade4452.66%
High School Graduate3,14218.79%
Some College2,94317.60%
Associates Degree2,05412.28%
Bachelors Degree5,37132.12%
Graduate Degree2,39514.32%

Chaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,33013,9236,960
Hispanic1,121846150
Asian725651469
Black309249128
Multiple Races14714772
Other Race12310420
Native American97975

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 asian people with a rate of 64.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,623$63,406$42,681
Less Than High School$21,085$21,904$19,417
High School Grad$39,040$40,771$32,898
Some College$43,381$52,576$36,927
Bachelors Degree$66,988$88,843$51,327
Graduate Degree$86,357$104,891$72,041

$51,623

Average Earnings

$63,406

Average Male

$42,681

Average Female

Chaska Language

Chaska Language by Age

Chaska Language

88.34% of Chaska residents speak only English, while 11.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.25% of the population.

Chaska Poverty

Chaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,4127173.35%
Hispanic2,13635416.57%
Black62116226.09%
Asian91913214.36%
Other200189.00%

5.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

6.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chaska is Black, with 26.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chaska is White, with 3.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.39%
High School6.82%
Some College3.41%
Bachelors or Greater3.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.89%
Male Unemployed15.63%
Female Employed2.79%
Male Employed1.89%

Chaska Income

Chaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,018$115,352
Families$109,848$140,274
Married Families$127,903-
Non Families$44,897$59,722

Chaska Marital Status

Chaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Chaska Married by Age and Sex

Chaska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chaska Marital Status by Race

Chaska Veterans

1,227

Number of Veterans

1,032

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War402
First Gulf War370
Vietnam283
Korea151
World War II23
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1036.35%
Indian5859.79%
Asian527.06%
Hispanic392.81%
Black144.29%

$Chaska Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chaska Employment Status

77.3%

Labor Force Participation

75.8%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Chaska Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.95%

Born in Minnesota

93.27%

Native Born

6.73%

Foreign Born

2.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.27% of Chaska residents were born in the United States, with 64.95% having been born in Minnesota. 2.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202027,6874611.69%
201927,2264611.72%
201826,7651960.74%
201726,5694611.77%
201626,1086592.59%
201525,4493381.35%
201425,1114041.64%
201324,7073881.60%
201224,3191600.66%
201124,1592320.97%
201023,9276,4783.21%
200017,4496,1104.40%
199011,3392,9933.11%
19808,3463,9946.73%
19704,3521,8515.70%
19602,5010.00%