Dodge Center, Minnesota Population 2021

2,850
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Dodge Center is a city located in Dodge County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,850, it is the 214th largest city in Minnesota and the 6401st largest city in the United States . Dodge Center is currently growing at a rate of 1.46% annually and its population has increased by 6.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,670 in 2010. Dodge Center reached it's highest population of 2,850 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Dodge Center has a population density of 1,358 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dodge Center is $67,816 with a poverty rate of 10.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $663 per month, and the median house value is $140,300. The median age in Dodge Center is 37.5 years, 33.5 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Dodge Center Demographics

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

  • White: 86.19%
  • Other race: 11.58%
  • Asian: 1.21%
  • Two or more races: 0.80%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dodge Center, Minnesota is 2,850 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,727.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,670.

Dodge Center, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,35986.19%
Some Other Race31711.58%
Asian331.21%
Two or More Races220.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.22%
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Dodge Center Population by Race

Dodge Center Population Pyramid $2021

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Dodge Center Median Age

37.5


Total

33.5


Male

40.1


Female

Dodge Center Adults

There are 1,984 adults, (436 of whom are seniors) in Dodge Center.

Dodge Center Age Dependency

76.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dodge Center Sex Ratio

Female

1,318

48.15%

Male

1,419

51.85%

Dodge Center Population by Age

Dodge Center Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dodge Center Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All75.1%24.9%
Male67.1%32.9%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female55.1%44.9%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dodge Center Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0672.5175.1
Married4793.2692.3
Non Family3681.1162.2
Female1473.0355.1
Male733.6767.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Dodge Center Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade623.48%
9th to 12th Grade1387.75%
High School Graduate57332.19%
Some College44424.94%
Associates Degree22512.64%
Bachelors Degree25614.38%
Graduate Degree824.61%
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Dodge Center Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dodge Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5581,467306
Hispanic1837423
Other Race1716723
Asian33333
Native American666

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Dodge Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,077$47,522$31,935
Less Than 9th Grade$28,000$45,595$14,881
High School Graduate$32,303$44,792$27,167
Some College$42,500$48,711$38,536
Bachelors Degree$51,250$83,333$45,455
Graduate Degree$41,750$15,962$44,554

$40,077

Average Earnings

$47,522

Average Male

$31,935

Average Female

Dodge Center Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dodge Center Language by Age

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Dodge Center Language

87.42% of Dodge Center residents speak only English, while 12.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.39% of the population.

Dodge Center Language

Dodge Center Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,2611366.02%
Hispanic3529226.14%
Other3176921.77%
Multiple221986.36%
Asian331854.55%
Native66100.00%

10.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.82%

Male Poverty Rate

11.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dodge Center

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dodge Center is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dodge Center is White, with 6.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.24%.

Dodge Center Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.28%
High School10.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.55%
Some College2.47%

Dodge Center Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.18%
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed6.56%
Male Employed1.43%

Dodge Center Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dodge Center Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,179$67,816
Families$67,614$77,389
Married Families$82,708-
Non Families$38,600$45,850
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Income by Household Type

Dodge Center Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Dodge Center Married by Age and Sex

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Dodge Center 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.

Dodge Center Marital Status by Race

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Dodge Center Marital Status

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172

Number of Veterans

153

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam59
Korea29
First Gulf War14
Second Gulf War13
World War II4

Dodge Center Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+65
55 to 6440
65 to 7435
35 to 5422
18 to 3410

Dodge Center Veterans by Age

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Dodge Center Veterans by Race

Dodge Center Veterans by Education

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2.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dodge Center Veterans by Education

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70.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dodge Center Employment by Age

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Dodge Center Employment by Race

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Dodge Center 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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71.36%

Born in Dodge Center

92.69%

Native Born

7.31%

Foreign Born

3.29%

Non Citizen

4.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.69% of Dodge Center residents were born in the United States, with 71.36% having been born in Minnesota. 3.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dodge Center Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,850411.46%
20202,809411.48%
20192,768411.50%
20182,72770.26%
20172,720100.37%
20162,71040.15%
20152,7060.00%
20142,70650.19%
20132,70160.22%
20122,695100.37%
20112,685-9-0.33%
20102,6940.00%

Dodge Center Population by Year