Grand Rapids, Minnesota Population 2020

11,406

Grand Rapids is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 11,406, it is the 94th largest city in Minnesota and the 2826th largest city in the United States. Grand Rapids is currently growing at a rate of 0.81% annually and its population has increased by 4.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,869 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Grand Rapids has a population density of 505 people per square mile.

The average household income in Grand Rapids is $55,276 with a poverty rate of 17.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $143,900. The median age in Grand Rapids is 41 years, 38.4 years for males, and 44.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.2 males.

Grand Rapids Demographics

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

  • White: 96.70%
  • Two or more races: 1.14%
  • Native American: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Grand Rapids, Minnesota is 11,406, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,222.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,869.

Grand Rapids, Minnesota Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202045,002-53-0.12%
201945,055-53-0.12%
201845,108-53-0.12%
201745,161-3-0.01%
201645,164-97-0.21%
201545,261-60-0.13%
201445,321-3-0.01%
201345,3241850.41%
201245,139480.11%
201145,091610.14%
201045,0300.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,77296.70%
Two or More Races1271.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native1141.02%
Asian870.78%
Black or African American400.36%

Grand Rapids Population Pyramid 2020

Grand Rapids Median Age

41


Total

38.4


Male

44.2


Female

Grand Rapids Adults

There are 8,559 adults, (2,498 of whom are seniors) in Grand Rapids.

Grand Rapids Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Rapids Sex Ratio

Female

5,679

50.98%

Male

5,461

49.02%

Grand Rapids Households and Families

Grand Rapids Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grand Rapids Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married79.2%20.8%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family42%58%
Female41.3%58.7%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8472.1459.4
Married2,0802.8679.2
Non Family2,0631.1142
Female5782.9541.3
Male1263.28100

2.83

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grand Rapids Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1812.32%
9th to 12th Grade3224.13%
High School Graduate2,20328.23%
Some College2,22928.57%
Associates Degree97812.53%
Bachelors Degree1,31716.88%
Graduate Degree5737.34%

Grand Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6757,1971,882
Native American49295
Asian3838
Multiple Races2626
Hispanic15158
Black5

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 53.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,578$37,791$22,826
Less Than High School$20,110$19,139$21,250
High School Grad$16,942$23,750$11,452
Some College$27,966$40,703$23,885
Bachelors Degree$39,784$41,738$29,265
Graduate Degree$58,482$52,667$59,732

$28,578

Average Earnings

$37,791

Average Male

$22,826

Average Female

Grand Rapids Language

Grand Rapids Language by Age

Grand Rapids Language

98.22% of Grand Rapids residents speak only English, while 1.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Grand Rapids Poverty

Grand Rapids Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2191,71516.78%
Native8585100.00%
Multiple1273325.98%
Asian782329.49%
Hispanic201785.00%

17.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.47%

Male Poverty Rate

18.82%

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 16.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.78%.

Name Poverty
High School21.88%
Some College14.39%
Less Than High School13.28%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed14.67%
Male Employed7.91%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Grand Rapids Income

Grand Rapids Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,784$55,276
Families$53,420$65,714
Married Families$65,608-
Non Families$21,301$39,522

Grand Rapids Marital Status

Grand Rapids Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand Rapids Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Grand Rapids Marital Status by Race

Grand Rapids Veterans

906

Number of Veterans

841

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam390
World War II117
First Gulf War106
Korea102
Second Gulf War28
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74320
75+284
35 to 54153
55 to 64139
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White87810.54%
2 or More2326.74%
Hispanic514.71%
Indian57.58%

$Grand Rapids Veterans by Education

12.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Rapids Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Grand Rapids 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

78.82%

Born in Minnesota

99.62%

Native Born

0.38%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.62% of Grand Rapids residents were born in the United States, with 78.82% having been born in Minnesota. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,406920.81%
201911,314920.82%
201811,222-27-0.24%
201711,249920.82%
201611,157990.90%
201511,058400.36%
201411,018900.82%
201310,928470.43%
201210,881-3-0.03%
201110,884170.16%
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%