Houston, Minnesota Population 2020

956

Houston is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 956, it is the 363rd largest city in Minnesota and the 10510th largest city in the United States. Houston is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -2.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 979 in 2010. Houston reached it's highest population of 991 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Houston has a population density of 761 people per square mile.

The average household income in Houston is $56,692 with a poverty rate of 17.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $626 per month, and the median house value is $104,400. The median age in Houston is 41.9 years, 39.3 years for males, and 47.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Houston Demographics

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

  • White: 97.68%
  • Native American: 1.21%
  • Two or more races: 1.02%
  • Black or African American: 0.09%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Houston, Minnesota is 956, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 966.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 979.

Houston, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,05397.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native131.21%
Two or More Races111.02%
Black or African American10.09%

Houston Population Pyramid 2020

Houston Median Age

41.9


Total

39.3


Male

47.5


Female

Houston Adults

There are 808 adults, (245 of whom are seniors) in Houston.

Houston Age Dependency

91.5

Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Houston Sex Ratio

Female

555

51.48%

Male

523

48.52%

Houston Households and Families

Houston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Houston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All62.3%37.7%
Male50%50%
Female45.6%54.4%
Non Family40.8%59.2%

62.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4802.1562.3
Non Family2061.1440.8
Married1963.0191.3
Female682.7145.6
Male102.350

2.85

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Houston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade202.72%
9th to 12th Grade344.63%
High School Graduate26536.05%
Some College20027.21%
Associates Degree7410.07%
Bachelors Degree9713.20%
Graduate Degree456.12%

Houston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White723670142
Multiple Races77
Native American44
Black1

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 white people with a rate of 19.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,063$43,611$27,292
Less Than High School$$$25,938
High School Grad$31,313$32,206$23,750
Some College$28,929$46,250$25,536
Bachelors Degree$40,625$40,278$41,667
Graduate Degree$77,500$78,125$60,833

$34,063

Average Earnings

$43,611

Average Male

$27,292

Average Female

Houston Language

Houston Language by Age

Houston Language

96.74% of Houston residents speak only English, while 3.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.83% of the population.

Houston Poverty

Houston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,01217717.49%
Multiple11327.27%
Black11100.00%

17.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.72%

Male Poverty Rate

19.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Houston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Houston is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Houston is White, with 17.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.67%
High School21.49%
Some College11.94%
Bachelors or Greater5.04%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed27.27%
Female Employed11.55%
Male Employed0.00%

Houston Income

Houston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,625$56,692
Families$61,786$63,544
Married Families$69,444-
Non Families$26,071$44,593

Houston Marital Status

Houston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Houston Married by Age and Sex

Houston 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.

Houston Marital Status by Race

Houston Veterans

62

Number of Veterans

59

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War11
Korea7
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+30
65 to 7421
55 to 6411
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Houston Veterans by Education

6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

67.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Houston Employment Status

63.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Houston 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

45.45%

Born in Minnesota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Houston residents were born in the United States, with 45.45% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020956-5-0.52%
2019961-5-0.52%
2018966-7-0.72%
2017973-5-0.51%
2016978141.45%
2015964-6-0.62%
2014970-8-0.82%
2013978-4-0.41%
2012982-9-0.91%
201199140.41%
20109870.00%