Ham Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

17,084

Ham Lake is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 17,084, it is the 67th largest city in Minnesota and the 2095th largest city in the United States. Ham Lake is currently growing at a rate of 1.30% annually and its population has increased by 11.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,296 in 2010. Spanning over 36 miles, Ham Lake has a population density of 496 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ham Lake is $124,259 with a poverty rate of 3.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $940 per month, and the median house value is $291,400. The median age in Ham Lake is 42.1 years, 41.9 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.3 males.

Ham Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 90.41%
  • Asian: 5.35%
  • Two or more races: 2.52%
  • Black or African American: 0.95%
  • Other race: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ham Lake, Minnesota is 17,084, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,646.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 15,296.

Ham Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,72090.41%
Asian8715.35%
Two or More Races4112.52%
Black or African American1540.95%
Some Other Race790.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.29%

Ham Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Ham Lake Median Age

42.1


Total

41.9


Male

42.2


Female

Ham Lake Adults

There are 12,324 adults, (2,272 of whom are seniors) in Ham Lake.

Ham Lake Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

22.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ham Lake Sex Ratio

Female

7,853

48.23%

Male

8,429

51.77%

Ham Lake Households and Families

Ham Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ham Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.4%2.6%
Female96.5%3.5%
All92.7%7.3%
Non Family72.9%27.1%

92.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5912.9192.7
Married3,9033.2497.4
Non Family1,0741.3272.9
Female4243.4796.5
Male1903.8100

3.22

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ham Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade820.73%
9th to 12th Grade3142.79%
High School Graduate3,22528.64%
Some College2,39621.28%
Associates Degree1,53913.67%
Bachelors Degree2,69923.97%
Graduate Degree1,0078.94%

Ham Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,2889,9633,269
Asian567520279
Black15215292
Multiple Races13513152
Hispanic53538
Native American47476
Other Race20

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 60.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,416$60,377$43,906
Less Than High School$23,875$33,281$
High School Grad$38,807$42,100$30,938
Some College$51,960$59,188$40,104
Bachelors Degree$70,114$85,526$57,964
Graduate Degree$79,500$92,821$73,125

$53,416

Average Earnings

$60,377

Average Male

$43,906

Average Female

Ham Lake Language

Ham Lake Language by Age

Ham Lake Language

93.04% of Ham Lake residents speak only English, while 6.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.40% of the population.

Ham Lake Poverty

Ham Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,5946184.23%
Multiple411122.92%
Hispanic16984.73%
Asian87120.23%
Black15421.30%

3.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.88%

Male Poverty Rate

5.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ham Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ham Lake is Hispanic, with 4.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ham Lake is Asian, with 0.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.23%
Some College4.02%
High School3.19%
Bachelors or Greater1.65%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.72%
Male Unemployed10.24%
Female Employed3.01%
Male Employed1.25%

Ham Lake Income

Ham Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$100,292$124,259
Families$110,110$137,358
Married Families$114,621-
Non Families$50,774$62,552

Ham Lake Marital Status

Ham Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

64.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ham Lake Married by Age and Sex

Ham Lake 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.

Ham Lake Marital Status by Race

Ham Lake Veterans

1,001

Number of Veterans

929

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam502
Second Gulf War142
First Gulf War134
Korea72
World War II17
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74405
35 to 54201
55 to 64161
75+160
18 to 3474
Name Veterans % of Total
White9908.83%
2 or More117.53%
Hispanic109.43%

$Ham Lake Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ham Lake Employment Status

70.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ham Lake 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

80.56%

Born in Minnesota

95.79%

Native Born

4.21%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.79% of Ham Lake residents were born in the United States, with 80.56% having been born in Minnesota. 1.19% 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
202017,0842191.30%
201916,8652191.32%
201816,6461570.95%
201716,4892191.35%
201616,2701731.07%
201516,0971781.12%
201415,9191831.16%
201315,7361761.13%
201215,5601661.08%
201115,394720.47%
201015,3222,6121.89%
200012,7103,7863.60%
19908,9241,0921.31%
19807,8320.00%