Grand Rapids, Minnesota Population 2021

11,228
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Grand Rapids is a city located in Itasca County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Itasca County. With a 2020 population of 11,228, it is the 94th largest city in Minnesota and the 2867th largest city in the United States . Grand Rapids is currently growing at a rate of 0.06% annually and its population has increased by 3.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,869 in 2010. Grand Rapids reached it's highest population of 11,229 in 2017. Spanning over 24 miles, Grand Rapids has a population density of 497 people per square mile.

The average household income in Grand Rapids is $62,392 with a poverty rate of 14.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $670 per month, and the median house value is $151,300. The median age in Grand Rapids is 41.3 years, 39.7 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.

Grand Rapids Demographics

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

  • White: 96.01%
  • Two or more races: 1.80%
  • Native American: 1.11%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Grand Rapids, Minnesota is 11,228 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,207.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,869.

Grand Rapids, Minnesota Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202145,288790.17%
202045,209790.17%
201945,130790.18%
201845,051-37-0.08%
201745,088-80-0.18%
201645,168-99-0.22%
201545,267-61-0.13%
201445,328-7-0.02%
201345,3351830.40%
201245,152470.10%
201145,105680.15%
201045,0370.00%

Grand Rapids Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,71996.01%
Two or More Races2011.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native1241.11%
Asian930.83%
Black or African American280.25%
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Grand Rapids Population by Race

Grand Rapids Population Pyramid $2021

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Grand Rapids Median Age

41.3


Total

39.7


Male

44.3


Female

Grand Rapids Adults

There are 8,645 adults, (2,606 of whom are seniors) in Grand Rapids.

Grand Rapids Age Dependency

84.9

Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Rapids Sex Ratio

Female

5,806

52.00%

Male

5,359

48.00%

Grand Rapids Population by Age

Grand Rapids Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grand Rapids Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.2%8.8%
Married85%15%
All64.4%35.6%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female43.5%56.5%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grand Rapids Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9072.1264.4
Married2,1222.8485
Non Family2,0811.1146.3
Female5222.9143.5
Male1822.9791.2

2.79

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

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Grand Rapids Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1461.86%
9th to 12th Grade2973.79%
High School Graduate2,19428.00%
Some College2,16927.68%
Associates Degree97412.43%
Bachelors Degree1,33817.08%
Graduate Degree7189.16%
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Grand Rapids Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grand Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,6377,2252,031
2+ Races656514
Native American55306
Hispanic404011
Asian3939
Black6

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 27.50%.

Grand Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,355$40,680$25,482
Less Than 9th Grade$28,466$29,432$
High School Graduate$27,288$31,357$18,500
Some College$26,968$39,960$22,944
Bachelors Degree$41,366$44,688$33,281
Graduate Degree$62,679$56,382$64,196

$32,355

Average Earnings

$40,680

Average Male

$25,482

Average Female

Grand Rapids Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grand Rapids Language by Age

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Grand Rapids Language

97.40% of Grand Rapids residents speak only English, while 2.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Grand Rapids Language

Grand Rapids Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,1411,31212.94%
Multiple20111255.72%
Native7575100.00%
Asian802430.00%
Hispanic811518.52%

14.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.26%

Male Poverty Rate

17.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grand Rapids

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand Rapids is White, with 12.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.22%.

Grand Rapids Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College15.36%
Less Than 9th Grade14.15%
High School11.47%
Bachelors or Greater7.55%

Grand Rapids Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed15.91%
Male Employed4.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Grand Rapids Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grand Rapids Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,287$62,392
Families$59,167$76,812
Married Families$75,203-
Non Families$21,405$40,921
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Income by Household Type

Grand Rapids Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand Rapids Married by Age and Sex

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Grand Rapids 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.

Grand Rapids Marital Status by Race

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Grand Rapids Marital Status

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845

Number of Veterans

800

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam334
World War II118
First Gulf War97
Second Gulf War64
Korea63

Grand Rapids Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+320
65 to 74201
35 to 54150
55 to 64132
18 to 3442

Grand Rapids Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8259.87%
2+ Races1411.29%
Hispanic68.11%
Native American68.11%

Grand Rapids Veterans by Race

Grand Rapids Veterans by Education

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10.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Rapids Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Grand Rapids Employment by Age

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Grand Rapids Employment by Race

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Grand Rapids 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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78.72%

Born in Grand Rapids

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.39% of Grand Rapids residents were born in the United States, with 78.72% having been born in Minnesota. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Grand Rapids Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,22870.06%
202011,22170.06%
201911,21470.06%
201811,207-22-0.20%
201711,229710.64%
201611,158990.90%
201511,059430.39%
201411,016850.78%
201310,931460.42%
201210,885-1-0.01%
201110,886190.17%
201010,8673,1033.42%
20007,764-212-0.27%
19907,976420.05%
19807,9346870.91%
19707,247-18-0.02%
19607,2651,2461.90%
19506,0191,1442.13%
19404,8751,6694.28%
19303,2062920.96%
19202,9140.00%

Grand Rapids Population by Year