Crookston, Minnesota Population 2020

7,906

Crookston is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 7,906, it is the 120th largest city in Minnesota and the 3659th largest city in the United States. Crookston is currently growing at a rate of 0.64% annually and its population has increased by 0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,891 in 2010. Crookston reached it's highest population of 8,628 in 1980. Spanning over 5 miles, Crookston has a population density of 1,528 people per square mile.

The average household income in Crookston is $65,094 with a poverty rate of 16.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $125,800. The median age in Crookston is 33.7 years, 31.8 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males.

Crookston Demographics

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

  • White: 89.14%
  • Other race: 3.05%
  • Asian: 2.72%
  • Black or African American: 2.48%
  • Two or more races: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.73%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Crookston, Minnesota is 7,906, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,806.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,891.

Crookston, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,93789.14%
Some Other Race2373.05%
Asian2122.72%
Black or African American1932.48%
Two or More Races1461.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.73%

Crookston Population Pyramid 2020

Crookston Median Age

33.7


Total

31.8


Male

35


Female

Crookston Adults

There are 5,933 adults, (1,195 of whom are seniors) in Crookston.

Crookston Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Crookston Sex Ratio

Female

3,861

49.61%

Male

3,921

50.39%

Crookston Households and Families

Crookston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Crookston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
Female66.9%33.1%
All64.9%35.1%
Non Family41.7%58.3%
Male35.7%64.3%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9552.3764.9
Married1,2862.8991.1
Non Family1,1631.2841.7
Female2573.1866.9
Male2493.9835.7

3.01

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Crookston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2084.28%
9th to 12th Grade2946.04%
High School Graduate1,58732.63%
Some College1,11322.88%
Associates Degree4018.24%
Bachelors Degree83417.15%
Graduate Degree4278.78%

Crookston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0233,7861,098
Hispanic46821028
Black17117191
Asian13913940
Other Race9533
Native American5346
Multiple Races10104

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 black people with a rate of 53.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,084$44,394$30,419
Less Than High School$31,175$53,281$30,557
High School Grad$26,142$34,592$22,694
Some College$35,988$40,714$27,302
Bachelors Degree$45,625$52,007$37,179
Graduate Degree$59,625$$58,875

$36,084

Average Earnings

$44,394

Average Male

$30,419

Average Female

Crookston Language

Crookston Language by Age

Crookston Language

87.97% of Crookston residents speak only English, while 12.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.96% of the population.

Crookston Poverty

Crookston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,66380614.23%
Hispanic93820621.96%
Multiple14613189.73%
Other2376929.11%
Native534381.13%

16.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.15%

Male Poverty Rate

19.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crookston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crookston is Multiple, with 89.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crookston is White, with 14.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.82%.

Name Poverty
High School13.71%
Some College12.78%
Less Than High School10.20%
Bachelors or Greater3.58%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.84%
Female Employed13.00%
Male Employed6.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Crookston Income

Crookston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,212$65,094
Families$74,167$83,185
Married Families$87,553-
Non Families$26,458$34,785

Crookston Marital Status

Crookston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Crookston Married by Age and Sex

Crookston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Crookston Marital Status by Race

Crookston Veterans

507

Number of Veterans

481

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam235
Second Gulf War129
First Gulf War87
Korea42
World War II14
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74201
75+117
35 to 5469
18 to 3464
55 to 6456
Name Veterans % of Total
White4578.65%
Black4724.35%
Hispanic243.86%
Indian35.26%

$Crookston Veterans by Education

11.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crookston Employment Status

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Crookston 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

62.35%

Born in Minnesota

92.64%

Native Born

7.36%

Foreign Born

3.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.64% of Crookston residents were born in the United States, with 62.35% having been born in Minnesota. 3.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20207,906500.64%
20197,856500.64%
20187,806-8-0.10%
20177,814500.64%
20167,76490.12%
20157,755100.13%
20147,745-152-1.92%
20137,897480.61%
20127,849-18-0.23%
20117,867-34-0.43%
20107,901-291-0.36%
20008,192730.09%
19908,119-509-0.61%
19808,6283160.37%
19708,312-234-0.28%
19608,5461,1941.52%
19507,3521910.26%
19407,1618401.26%
19306,321-504-0.76%
19206,825-734-1.02%
19107,5592,2003.50%
19005,3591,9024.48%
18903,4570.00%