Deer River is a city located in Itasca County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 928, it is the 368th largest city in Minnesota and the 10614th largest city in the United States . Deer River is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually and its population has decreased by -0.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 930 in 2010. Deer River reached it's highest population of 949 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Deer River has a population density of 726 people per square mile.
The average household income in Deer River is $50,063 with a poverty rate of 11.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $575 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Deer River is 42.6 years, 42 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.