Faribault, Minnesota Population 2020

23,953

Faribault is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 23,953, it is the 46th largest city in Minnesota and the 1605th largest city in the United States. Faribault is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 2.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,352 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Faribault has a population density of 1,579 people per square mile.

The average household income in Faribault is $62,314 with a poverty rate of 15.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $813 per month, and the median house value is $148,400. The median age in Faribault is 37.7 years, 36.2 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 118.3 males.

Faribault Demographics

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

  • White: 76.81%
  • Black or African American: 12.41%
  • Other race: 5.22%
  • Asian: 2.53%
  • Two or more races: 2.08%
  • Native American: 0.85%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
The current population of Faribault, Minnesota is 23,953, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,851.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,352.

Faribault, Minnesota Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202067,2233500.52%
201966,8733500.52%
201866,5233500.53%
201766,1733480.53%
201665,8255180.79%
201565,3073100.47%
201464,9973550.55%
201364,6422060.32%
201264,436-18-0.03%
201164,4542120.33%
201064,2420.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,21276.81%
Black or African American2,94312.41%
Some Other Race1,2375.22%
Asian6002.53%
Two or More Races4932.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native2010.85%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.11%

Faribault Population Pyramid 2020

Faribault Median Age

37.7


Total

36.2


Male

39.9


Female

Faribault Adults

There are 18,387 adults, (3,665 of whom are seniors) in Faribault.

Faribault Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Faribault Sex Ratio

Female

10,862

45.81%

Male

12,849

54.19%

Faribault Households and Families

Faribault Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Faribault Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
Male70.8%29.2%
All65.7%34.3%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Female44.2%55.8%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6642.4465.7
Married3,9213.1382.2
Non Family3,2591.1750.9
Female9083.1544.2
Male5763.8270.8

3.1

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Faribault Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0326.33%
9th to 12th Grade1,67010.25%
High School Graduate5,74335.25%
Some College3,34220.51%
Associates Degree1,65710.17%
Bachelors Degree1,92311.80%
Graduate Degree9245.67%

Faribault Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,59111,5012,688
Hispanic1,50779237
Black1,47774146
Other Race7202914
Asian44930573
Multiple Races23116536
Native American178153
Islander2525

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,618$36,747$34,701
Less Than High School$25,718$27,981$14,853
High School Grad$31,084$31,295$30,524
Some College$38,316$42,243$35,293
Bachelors Degree$47,227$56,625$38,424
Graduate Degree$64,142$71,067$62,466

$35,618

Average Earnings

$36,747

Average Male

$34,701

Average Female

Faribault Language

Faribault Language by Age

Faribault Language

78.61% of Faribault residents speak only English, while 21.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.86% of the population.

Faribault Poverty

Faribault Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,6341,5459.88%
Black2,3531,25153.17%
Hispanic2,57139215.25%
Other1,16816914.47%
Multiple3748221.93%
Asian5556110.99%

15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.15%

Male Poverty Rate

19.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Faribault

The race most likely to be in poverty in Faribault is Black, with 53.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Faribault is White, with 9.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.72%
High School11.93%
Some College8.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.92%
Male Unemployed33.65%
Female Employed7.93%
Male Employed6.55%

Faribault Income

Faribault Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,125$62,314
Families$66,172$75,552
Married Families$78,286-
Non Families$30,622$36,144

Faribault Marital Status

Faribault Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Faribault Married by Age and Sex

Faribault 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 45-54.

Faribault Marital Status by Race

Faribault Veterans

1,405

Number of Veterans

1,255

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam487
First Gulf War219
Korea148
World War II138
Second Gulf War51
Age Group Veterans
75+450
65 to 74342
55 to 64276
35 to 54263
18 to 3474
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3339.09%
2 or More3413.28%
Black301.55%
Hispanic291.64%
Indian84.00%

$Faribault Veterans by Education

4.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Faribault Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Faribault 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

66.42%

Born in Minnesota

86.35%

Native Born

13.65%

Foreign Born

9.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.35% of Faribault residents were born in the United States, with 66.42% having been born in Minnesota. 9.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202023,953510.21%
201923,902510.21%
201823,851370.16%
201723,814510.21%
201623,7631420.60%
201523,621830.35%
201423,5381240.53%
201323,414150.06%
201223,399-9-0.04%
201123,408440.19%
201023,3642,5461.16%
200020,8183,7332.00%
199017,0858440.51%
198016,241-354-0.22%
197016,595-331-0.20%
196016,9268980.55%
195016,0281,5010.99%
194014,5271,7601.30%
193012,7671,6781.42%
192011,0892,0882.11%
19109,0011,1331.35%
19007,8681,3481.90%
18906,5201,1051.87%
18805,4152,3705.93%
18703,0450.00%