Devils Lake, North Dakota Population 2021

7,264
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Devils Lake is a city located in Ramsey County North Dakota. With a 2020 population of 7,264, it is the 12th largest city in North Dakota and the 3872nd largest city in the United States . Devils Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually but its population has increased by 1.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,141 in 2010. Devils Lake reached it's highest population of 7,782 in 1990. Spanning over 7 miles, Devils Lake has a population density of 1,049 people per square mile.

The average household income in Devils Lake is $66,181 with a poverty rate of 17.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $566 per month, and the median house value is $138,600. The median age in Devils Lake is 43.2 years, 38.8 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Devils Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 78.81%
  • Native American: 14.56%
  • Two or more races: 4.30%
  • Asian: 1.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Other race: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Devils Lake, North Dakota is 7,264 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,348.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,141.

Devils Lake, North Dakota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,78878.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,06914.56%
Two or More Races3164.30%
Asian881.20%
Black or African American640.87%
Some Other Race190.26%
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Devils Lake Population by Race

Devils Lake Population Pyramid $2021

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Devils Lake Median Age

43.2


Total

38.8


Male

44.9


Female

Devils Lake Adults

There are 5,814 adults, (1,628 of whom are seniors) in Devils Lake.

Devils Lake Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Devils Lake Sex Ratio

Female

3,658

49.81%

Male

3,686

50.19%

Devils Lake Population by Age

Devils Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Devils Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.8%31.2%
Male54.7%45.3%
All46.2%53.8%
Non Family32.3%67.7%
Female27.9%72.1%

46.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Devils Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3012.1146.2
Non Family1,7301.3332.3
Married1,2452.9168.8
Female2513.3127.9
Male75354.7

2.93

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Devils Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade931.83%
9th to 12th Grade3957.78%
High School Graduate1,72533.96%
Some College64512.70%
Associates Degree93718.44%
Bachelors Degree94818.66%
Graduate Degree3376.63%
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Devils Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Devils Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,3143,9331,165
Native American48539126
2+ Races17616342
Hispanic10310352
Black545452
Other Race1919

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 96.30%.

Devils Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,611$43,542$31,632
Less Than 9th Grade$24,293$$
High School Graduate$33,289$38,603$26,413
Some College$33,063$43,977$29,099
Bachelors Degree$47,050$71,444$44,710
Graduate Degree$43,631$41,905$53,194

$38,611

Average Earnings

$43,542

Average Male

$31,632

Average Female

Devils Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Devils Lake Language by Age

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Devils Lake Language

94.58% of Devils Lake residents speak only English, while 5.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.23% of the population.

Devils Lake Language

Devils Lake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,43868412.58%
Native1,02029328.73%
Multiple30216153.31%
Hispanic2198840.18%
Black5252100.00%

17.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.39%

Male Poverty Rate

17.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Devils Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Devils Lake is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Devils Lake is White, with 12.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.48%.

Devils Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.99%
High School18.63%
Some College9.27%
Bachelors or Greater6.09%

Devils Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.98%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed12.29%

Devils Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Devils Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,218$66,181
Families$70,625$83,020
Married Families$79,496-
Non Families$27,024$49,437
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Income by Household Type

Devils Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Devils Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Devils Lake 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.

Devils Lake Marital Status by Race

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Devils Lake Marital Status

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535

Number of Veterans

513

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam228
First Gulf War115
Korea87
World War II29
Second Gulf War24

Devils Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+215
65 to 74168
35 to 54114
55 to 6428
18 to 3410

Devils Lake Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4649.59%
2+ Races4725.54%
Native American244.23%

Devils Lake Veterans by Race

Devils Lake Veterans by Education

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16.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Devils Lake Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Devils Lake Employment by Age

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Devils Lake Employment by Race

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Devils Lake 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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82.37%

Born in Devils Lake

97.15%

Native Born

2.85%

Foreign Born

2.40%

Non Citizen

0.45%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.15% of Devils Lake residents were born in the United States, with 82.37% having been born in North Dakota. 2.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Devils Lake Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,264-28-0.38%
20207,292-28-0.38%
20197,320-28-0.38%
20187,348-6-0.08%
20177,354200.27%
20167,334-49-0.66%
20157,383510.70%
20147,332380.52%
20137,294200.27%
20127,274640.89%
20117,210550.77%
20107,155-67-0.09%
20007,222-560-0.74%
19907,7823400.45%
19807,4423640.50%
19707,0787791.17%
19606,299-128-0.20%
19506,4272230.35%
19406,2047531.30%
19305,4513110.59%
19205,140-17-0.03%
19105,1570.00%

Devils Lake Population by Year