Fridley, Minnesota Population 2020

28,286

Fridley is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 28,286, it is the 32nd largest city in Minnesota and the 1350th largest city in the United States. Fridley is currently growing at a rate of 0.97% annually and its population has increased by 3.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,208 in 2010. Fridley reached it's highest population of 30,228 in 1980. Spanning over 11 miles, Fridley has a population density of 2,781 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fridley is $72,343 with a poverty rate of 10.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $970 per month, and the median house value is $184,100. The median age in Fridley is 35.2 years, 35 years for males, and 35.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.1 males.

Fridley Demographics

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

  • White: 67.56%
  • Black or African American: 16.63%
  • Asian: 6.47%
  • Other race: 4.07%
  • Two or more races: 3.69%
  • Native American: 1.52%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Fridley, Minnesota is 28,286, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 27,742.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 27,208.

Fridley, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,65767.56%
Black or African American4,59316.63%
Asian1,7886.47%
Some Other Race1,1234.07%
Two or More Races1,0193.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native4201.52%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.05%

Fridley Population Pyramid 2020

Fridley Median Age

35.2


Total

35


Male

35.4


Female

Fridley Adults

There are 21,189 adults, (4,053 of whom are seniors) in Fridley.

Fridley Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fridley Sex Ratio

Female

13,666

49.49%

Male

13,948

50.51%

Fridley Households and Families

Fridley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fridley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All59.8%40.2%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female41.5%58.5%
Male38.9%61.1%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,7682.5559.8
Married4,6203.1478.2
Non Family3,8501.2749.3
Female1,4113.6641.5
Male8873.2538.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fridley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8504.56%
9th to 12th Grade1,1005.90%
High School Graduate5,59730.04%
Some College3,61419.40%
Associates Degree2,04610.98%
Bachelors Degree3,63919.53%
Graduate Degree1,7879.59%

Fridley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,42412,6104,199
Black2,2772,056585
Hispanic1,361848151
Asian1,107832431
Other Race53539435
Multiple Races30424273
Native American24815411
Islander8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,218$42,493$34,739
Less Than High School$31,592$33,558$27,429
High School Grad$32,079$36,959$23,858
Some College$39,814$43,182$34,336
Bachelors Degree$45,012$46,012$42,490
Graduate Degree$62,120$64,219$55,000

$39,218

Average Earnings

$42,493

Average Male

$34,739

Average Female

Fridley Language

Fridley Language by Age

Fridley Language

74.93% of Fridley residents speak only English, while 25.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.24% of the population.

Fridley Poverty

Fridley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,9951,1796.94%
Black4,5831,11424.31%
Asian1,78828515.94%
Hispanic3,2982637.97%
Multiple1,012747.31%
Native420245.71%
Other1,12320.18%

10.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.81%

Male Poverty Rate

12.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fridley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fridley is Black, with 24.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fridley is Other, with 0.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.67%
High School12.25%
Some College4.68%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.20%
Male Unemployed21.17%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Employed3.28%

Fridley Income

Fridley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,770$72,343
Families$70,252$82,416
Married Families$83,750-
Non Families$41,176$50,498

Fridley Marital Status

Fridley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fridley Married by Age and Sex

Fridley 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 55-64.

Fridley Marital Status by Race

Fridley Veterans

1,416

Number of Veterans

1,302

Male Veterans

114

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam478
Korea221
Second Gulf War162
First Gulf War130
World War II66
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3178.46%
2 or More579.64%
Black421.55%
Hispanic140.73%

$Fridley Veterans by Education

5.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fridley Employment Status

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fridley 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

61.93%

Born in Minnesota

81.48%

Native Born

18.52%

Foreign Born

9.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.48% of Fridley residents were born in the United States, with 61.93% having been born in Minnesota. 9.47% 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
202028,2862720.97%
201928,0142720.98%
201827,742-50-0.18%
201727,7922720.99%
201627,520180.07%
201527,502360.13%
201427,466370.13%
201327,429150.05%
201227,4141600.59%
201127,254130.05%
201027,241-208-0.08%
200027,449-886-0.32%
199028,335-1,893-0.64%
198030,2289950.34%
197029,23314,0606.78%
196015,17311,37714.86%
19503,7960.00%