Howard Lake, Minnesota Population 2021

2,260
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Howard Lake is a city located in Hennepin County and Wright County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,260, it is the 245th largest city in Minnesota and the 7165th largest city in the United States . Howard Lake is currently growing at a rate of 2.82% annually and its population has increased by 15.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,962 in 2010. Howard Lake reached it's highest population of 2,260 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Howard Lake has a population density of 1,218 people per square mile.

The average household income in Howard Lake is $65,860 with a poverty rate of 6.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $774 per month, and the median house value is $153,800. The median age in Howard Lake is 40.1 years, 42.6 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Howard Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 95.48%
  • Black or African American: 2.55%
  • Two or more races: 1.28%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Howard Lake, Minnesota is 2,260 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,074.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,962.

Howard Lake, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,79695.48%
Black or African American482.55%
Two or More Races241.28%
Asian70.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.32%
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Howard Lake Population by Race

Howard Lake Population Pyramid $2021

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Howard Lake Median Age

40.1


Total

42.6


Male

38.6


Female

Howard Lake Adults

There are 1,420 adults, (330 of whom are seniors) in Howard Lake.

Howard Lake Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Howard Lake Sex Ratio

Female

1,019

54.17%

Male

862

45.83%

Howard Lake Population by Age

Howard Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Howard Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
Male61%39%
All58.8%41.2%
Non Family33.4%66.6%
Female27.5%72.5%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Howard Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8272.2158.8
Married3753.0686.9
Non Family3711.1233.4
Male412.861
Female403.7827.5

3.02

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Howard Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade100.75%
9th to 12th Grade705.26%
High School Graduate55441.65%
Some College36227.22%
Associates Degree14711.05%
Bachelors Degree14811.13%
Graduate Degree392.93%
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Howard Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Howard Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2611,186180
Hispanic32326
2+ Races1611
Black88
Asian771
Native American66

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 hispanic people with a rate of 18.75%.

Howard Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,729$51,078$31,679
Less Than 9th Grade$31,146$$27,222
High School Graduate$39,821$42,361$30,682
Some College$38,750$55,208$30,694
Bachelors Degree$50,217$45,833$50,588
Graduate Degree$51,458$44,375$52,083

$40,729

Average Earnings

$51,078

Average Male

$31,679

Average Female

Howard Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Howard Lake Language by Age

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Howard Lake Language

98.31% of Howard Lake residents speak only English, while 1.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Howard Lake Language

Howard Lake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,701543.17%
Black4848100.00%
Multiple241145.83%
Hispanic6246.45%
Native6350.00%

6.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.39%

Male Poverty Rate

7.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Howard Lake

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Howard Lake is White, with 3.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.19%.

Howard Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School8.70%
Some College5.98%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Howard Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.60%
Female Employed3.34%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Howard Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Howard Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,731$65,860
Families$66,806$80,393
Married Families$75,208-
Non Families$32,344$44,245
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Income by Household Type

Howard Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Howard Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Howard Lake 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 45-54.

Howard Lake Marital Status by Race

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Howard Lake Marital Status

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130

Number of Veterans

125

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam65
Korea20
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War7
World War II2

Howard Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7463
75+31
35 to 5419
55 to 6417
18 to 34

Howard Lake Veterans by Age

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Howard Lake Veterans by Race

Howard Lake Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Howard Lake Veterans by Education

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67.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Howard Lake Employment by Age

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Howard Lake Employment by Race

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Howard Lake 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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84.10%

Born in Howard Lake

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

0.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Howard Lake residents were born in the United States, with 84.10% having been born in Minnesota. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Howard Lake Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,260622.82%
20202,198622.90%
20192,136622.99%
20182,074251.22%
20172,049110.54%
20162,03850.25%
20152,033-4-0.20%
20142,037472.36%
20131,990-3-0.15%
20121,993110.55%
20111,98290.46%
20101,9730.00%

Howard Lake Population by Year