Hugo, Minnesota Population 2020

15,536

Hugo is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 15,536, it is the 72nd largest city in Minnesota and the 2254th largest city in the United States. Hugo is currently growing at a rate of 1.73% annually and its population has increased by 16.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,332 in 2010. Spanning over 36 miles, Hugo has a population density of 464 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hugo is $109,950 with a poverty rate of 2.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,401 per month, and the median house value is $250,000. The median age in Hugo is 36.1 years, 34.4 years for males, and 37.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males.

Hugo Demographics

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

  • White: 96.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.38%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.73%
  • Other race: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hugo, Minnesota is 15,536, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,008.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,332.

Hugo, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,09696.63%
Two or More Races2021.38%
Asian1651.13%
Black or African American1070.73%
Some Other Race170.12%

Hugo Population Pyramid 2020

Hugo Median Age

36.1


Total

34.4


Male

37.3


Female

Hugo Adults

There are 10,889 adults, (1,534 of whom are seniors) in Hugo.

Hugo Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hugo Sex Ratio

Female

7,228

49.55%

Male

7,359

50.45%

Hugo Households and Families

Hugo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hugo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.3%4.7%
Male93%7%
All88.4%11.6%
Non Family78.1%21.9%
Female76.7%23.3%

88.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4632.6788.4
Married3,1703.1995.3
Non Family1,5821.3678.1
Female5533.2376.7
Male1583.3593

3.14

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hugo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade250.26%
9th to 12th Grade1962.02%
High School Graduate2,48525.59%
Some College2,15322.18%
Associates Degree1,20812.44%
Bachelors Degree2,59026.68%
Graduate Degree1,05210.84%

Hugo Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2619,0543,467
Hispanic22822853
Asian10310359
Multiple Races746017
Black464646
Other Race1717

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,336$63,071$43,385
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$38,491$45,945$31,353
Some College$44,499$58,333$36,729
Bachelors Degree$66,611$83,712$55,024
Graduate Degree$80,614$96,667$70,568

$53,336

Average Earnings

$63,071

Average Male

$43,385

Average Female

Hugo Language

Hugo Language by Age

Hugo Language

96.32% of Hugo residents speak only English, while 3.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Hugo Poverty

Hugo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,7293942.87%
Multiple202146.93%

2.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.80%

Male Poverty Rate

3.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hugo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hugo is Multiple, with 6.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hugo is White, with 2.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School6.33%
High School4.43%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%
Some College1.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.91%
Male Unemployed9.82%
Female Employed2.36%
Male Employed0.68%

Hugo Income

Hugo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$89,050$109,950
Families$105,632$127,214
Married Families$117,461-
Non Families$50,000$63,023

Hugo Marital Status

Hugo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hugo Married by Age and Sex

Hugo 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.

Hugo Marital Status by Race

Hugo Veterans

694

Number of Veterans

676

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam228
Second Gulf War136
First Gulf War118
Korea75
World War II33

$Hugo Veterans by Education

5.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hugo Employment Status

76.1%

Labor Force Participation

74.2%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hugo 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

79.17%

Born in Minnesota

97.78%

Native Born

2.22%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.78% of Hugo residents were born in the United States, with 79.17% having been born in Minnesota. 0.79% 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
202015,5362641.73%
201915,2722641.76%
201815,0082151.45%
201714,7932641.82%
201614,5291741.21%
201514,3551180.83%
201414,2371541.09%
201314,0832481.79%
201213,8351621.18%
201113,6732151.60%
201013,4587,0957.78%
20006,3631,9463.72%
19904,4176461.59%
19803,7710.00%