Chisholm, Minnesota Population 2020

4,832

Chisholm is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,832, it is the 153rd largest city in Minnesota and the 4847th largest city in the United States. Chisholm is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -2.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,976 in 2010. Chisholm reached it's highest population of 9,039 in 1920. Spanning over 5 miles, Chisholm has a population density of 1,078 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chisholm is $49,997 with a poverty rate of 21.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $536 per month, and the median house value is $74,100. The median age in Chisholm is 39.5 years, 33.1 years for males, and 51 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.5 males.

Chisholm Demographics

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

  • White: 95.87%
  • Two or more races: 2.61%
  • Black or African American: 1.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Chisholm, Minnesota is 4,832, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,886.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,976.

Chisholm, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,73095.87%
Two or More Races1292.61%
Black or African American621.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.26%

Chisholm Population Pyramid 2020

Chisholm Median Age

39.5


Total

33.1


Male

51


Female

Chisholm Adults

There are 3,630 adults, (888 of whom are seniors) in Chisholm.

Chisholm Age Dependency

79.9

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Chisholm Sex Ratio

Female

2,436

49.37%

Male

2,498

50.63%

Chisholm Households and Families

Chisholm Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chisholm Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95%5%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female45.7%54.3%
Male41.8%58.2%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0892.373.1
Non Family1,0151.1563.7
Married8003.1695
Female1644.2745.7
Male1103.6841.8

3.23

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

12.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chisholm Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1103.41%
High School Graduate1,07533.36%
Some College96629.98%
Associates Degree50815.77%
Bachelors Degree46414.40%
Graduate Degree993.07%

Chisholm Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,0773,008563
Multiple Races6423
Black4141
Hispanic2727
Islander1313

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 18.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,024$44,722$22,278
Less Than High School$2,500$$
High School Grad$21,964$$22,121
Some College$32,188$57,660$21,379
Bachelors Degree$42,576$$43,371
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,024

Average Earnings

$44,722

Average Male

$22,278

Average Female

Chisholm Language

Chisholm Language by Age

Chisholm Language

98.90% of Chisholm residents speak only English, while 1.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Chisholm Poverty

Chisholm Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,60991419.83%
Multiple129129100.00%

21.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.74%

Male Poverty Rate

18.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chisholm

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chisholm is White, with 19.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School68.69%
High School25.46%
Some College9.95%
Bachelors or Greater4.68%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed55.41%
Male Unemployed37.02%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Employed6.10%

Chisholm Income

Chisholm Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,988$49,997
Families$63,158$64,667
Married Families$70,547-
Non Families$23,125$31,297

Chisholm Marital Status

Chisholm Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Chisholm Married by Age and Sex

Chisholm 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.

Chisholm Marital Status by Race

Chisholm Veterans

455

Number of Veterans

405

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War169
Vietnam167
First Gulf War142
Korea15
World War II11
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64156
75+111
65 to 7486
35 to 5471
18 to 3431
Name Veterans % of Total
White45513.15%
Hispanic27100.00%

$Chisholm Veterans by Education

23.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chisholm Employment Status

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

13.2%

Unemployment Rate

Chisholm 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

87.03%

Born in Minnesota

99.19%

Native Born

0.81%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.19% of Chisholm residents were born in the United States, with 87.03% having been born in Minnesota. 0.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,832-27-0.56%
20194,859-27-0.55%
20184,886-32-0.65%
20174,918-27-0.55%
20164,945-32-0.64%
20154,977-30-0.60%
20145,007-15-0.30%
20135,022-7-0.14%
20125,029270.54%
20115,002250.50%
20104,977170.03%
20004,960-330-0.64%
19905,290-640-1.14%
19805,930170.03%
19705,913-1,231-1.87%
19607,1442830.41%
19506,861-626-0.87%
19407,487-821-1.04%
19308,308-731-0.84%
19209,0391,3551.64%
19107,6840.00%