Hawley, Minnesota Population 2021

2,178
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Hawley is a city located in Clay County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,178, it is the 250th largest city in Minnesota and the 7308th largest city in the United States . Hawley is currently declining at a rate of -0.46% annually but its population has increased by 5.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,067 in 2010. Hawley reached it's highest population of 2,208 in 2018. Spanning over 2 miles, Hawley has a population density of 887 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hawley is $76,288 with a poverty rate of 5.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $849 per month, and the median house value is $166,700. The median age in Hawley is 31.3 years, 29.7 years for males, and 31.7 years for females.

Hawley Demographics

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

  • White: 91.79%
  • Native American: 6.39%
  • Two or more races: 1.03%
  • Black or African American: 0.79%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hawley, Minnesota is 2,178 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,208.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,067.

Hawley, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,96791.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1376.39%
Two or More Races221.03%
Black or African American170.79%
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Hawley Population by Race

Hawley Population Pyramid $2021

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Hawley Median Age

31.3


Total

29.7


Male

31.7


Female

Hawley Adults

There are 1,452 adults, (193 of whom are seniors) in Hawley.

Hawley Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawley Sex Ratio

Female

1,082

50.49%

Male

1,061

49.51%

Hawley Population by Age

Hawley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hawley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.8%9.2%
All67.4%32.6%
Female61.6%38.4%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Male17.6%82.4%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hawley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8492.5267.4
Married4033.1890.8
Non Family2351.0655.7
Male1252.7417.6
Female863.0961.6

2.91

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Hawley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade262.04%
9th to 12th Grade554.31%
High School Graduate31624.75%
Some College34627.09%
Associates Degree16913.23%
Bachelors Degree30824.12%
Graduate Degree574.46%
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Hawley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hawley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2051,124335
Hispanic26266
Native American242424
2+ Races2222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hawley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,780$53,359$34,395
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$39,904$44,800$30,507
Some College$45,768$52,500$29,635
Bachelors Degree$54,766$81,625$48,750
Graduate Degree$91,833$$91,000

$45,780

Average Earnings

$53,359

Average Male

$34,395

Average Female

Hawley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hawley Language by Age

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Hawley Language

99.68% of Hawley residents speak only English, while 0.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.

Hawley Language

Hawley Poverty by Race

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5.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.68%

Male Poverty Rate

8.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawley is White, with 6.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawley is White, with 6.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.00%.

Hawley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.28%
Some College6.41%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%

Hawley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed8.84%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Hawley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hawley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,264$76,288
Families$77,083$83,746
Married Families$89,635-
Non Families$30,188$37,058
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Income by Household Type

Hawley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hawley Married by Age and Sex

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Hawley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hawley Marital Status by Race

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Hawley Marital Status

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95

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea39
Vietnam16
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War6
World War II

Hawley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+39
55 to 6426
35 to 5425
65 to 745
18 to 34

Hawley Veterans by Age

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Hawley Veterans by Race

Hawley Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawley Veterans by Education

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77.8%

Labor Force Participation

75.9%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hawley Employment by Age

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Hawley Employment by Race

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Hawley 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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48.72%

Born in Hawley

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Hawley residents were born in the United States, with 48.72% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hawley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,178-10-0.46%
20202,188-10-0.45%
20192,198-10-0.45%
20182,20890.41%
20172,199-5-0.23%
20162,204200.92%
20152,184854.05%
20142,09990.43%
20132,090180.87%
20122,072-5-0.24%
20112,07790.44%
20102,0680.00%

Hawley Population by Year