Cokato, Minnesota Population 2021

2,753
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Cokato is a city located in Wright County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,753, it is the 219th largest city in Minnesota and the 6516th largest city in the United States . Cokato is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually and its population has increased by 2.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,694 in 2010. Cokato reached it's highest population of 2,753 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Cokato has a population density of 1,788 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cokato is $60,151 with a poverty rate of 11.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $770 per month, and the median house value is $146,200. The median age in Cokato is 36 years, 34.4 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Cokato Demographics

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

  • White: 89.92%
  • Two or more races: 3.47%
  • Other race: 3.36%
  • Asian: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.51%
The current population of Cokato, Minnesota is 2,753 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,744.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,694.

Cokato, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,46289.92%
Two or More Races953.47%
Some Other Race923.36%
Asian321.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.99%
Black or African American160.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.51%
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Cokato Population by Race

Cokato Population Pyramid $2021

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Cokato Median Age

36


Total

34.4


Male

36.9


Female

Cokato Adults

There are 1,935 adults, (454 of whom are seniors) in Cokato.

Cokato Age Dependency

84.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cokato Sex Ratio

Female

1,392

50.84%

Male

1,346

49.16%

Cokato Population by Age

Cokato Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cokato Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
Female59.5%40.5%
All57.5%42.5%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Male29.2%70.8%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cokato Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0072.6157.5
Married4193.3772.6
Non Family3531.1844.5
Female1633.5859.5
Male722.9729.2

3.27

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Cokato Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade784.46%
9th to 12th Grade1045.94%
High School Graduate63236.11%
Some College45225.83%
Associates Degree17610.06%
Bachelors Degree21812.46%
Graduate Degree905.14%
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Cokato Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cokato Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5831,436292
Hispanic10065
Other Race6556
Islander1414
Asian141414
2+ Races13132
Native American1111
Black1111

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cokato Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,750$42,537$30,096
Less Than 9th Grade$36,042$45,385$35,208
High School Graduate$36,591$37,132$32,446
Some College$34,279$53,266$25,769
Bachelors Degree$36,324$40,972$25,288
Graduate Degree$60,250$68,333$56,458

$36,750

Average Earnings

$42,537

Average Male

$30,096

Average Female

Cokato Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cokato Language by Age

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Cokato Language

93.34% of Cokato residents speak only English, while 6.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.24% of the population.

Cokato Language

Cokato Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,25425811.45%
Multiple951920.00%
Hispanic241124.98%
Native271140.74%

11.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.80%

Male Poverty Rate

9.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cokato

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cokato is Native, with 40.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cokato is Hispanic, with 4.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.50%.

Cokato Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School18.91%
Some College8.26%
Less Than 9th Grade6.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.30%

Cokato Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed73.33%
Female Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed4.80%
Male Employed3.78%

Cokato Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cokato Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,639$60,151
Families$62,375$71,318
Married Families$73,359-
Non Families$27,917$35,686
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Income by Household Type

Cokato Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cokato Married by Age and Sex

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Cokato 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.

Cokato Marital Status by Race

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Cokato Marital Status

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163

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
Korea24
First Gulf War21
World War II11
Second Gulf War11

Cokato Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7459
75+56
35 to 5448
55 to 64
18 to 34

Cokato Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1488.21%
Black1168.75%
Other Race46.15%

Cokato Veterans by Race

Cokato Veterans by Education

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5.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

63.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cokato Veterans by Education

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64.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Cokato Employment by Age

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Cokato Employment by Race

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Cokato 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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77.39%

Born in Cokato

96.82%

Native Born

3.18%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.82% of Cokato residents were born in the United States, with 77.39% having been born in Minnesota. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cokato Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,75330.11%
20202,75030.11%
20192,74730.11%
20182,744110.40%
20172,73350.18%
20162,72870.26%
20152,7210.00%
20142,7210.00%
20132,72110.04%
20122,72090.33%
20112,711150.56%
20102,696-31-0.11%
20002,7270.00%

Cokato Population by Year