International Falls, Minnesota Population 2020

5,838

International Falls is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 5,838, it is the 136th largest city in Minnesota and the 4354th largest city in the United States. International Falls is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -9.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,424 in 2010. International Falls reached it's highest population of 8,325 in 1990. Spanning over 6 miles, International Falls has a population density of 911 people per square mile.

The average household income in International Falls is $52,289 with a poverty rate of 24.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $593 per month, and the median house value is $82,200. The median age in International Falls is 46.2 years, 42.3 years for males, and 49.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.5 males.

International Falls Demographics

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

  • White: 92.93%
  • Native American: 3.86%
  • Two or more races: 1.54%
  • Black or African American: 1.01%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of International Falls, Minnesota is 5,838, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,930.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,424.

International Falls, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,61692.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native2333.86%
Two or More Races931.54%
Black or African American611.01%
Asian320.53%
Some Other Race80.13%

International Falls Population Pyramid 2020

International Falls Median Age

46.2


Total

42.3


Male

49.3


Female

International Falls Adults

There are 4,834 adults, (1,326 of whom are seniors) in International Falls.

International Falls Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

International Falls Sex Ratio

Female

3,059

50.62%

Male

2,984

49.38%

International Falls Households and Families

International Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

International Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All65.8%34.2%
Male50.3%49.7%
Non Family49.8%50.2%
Female45.1%54.9%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6632.1765.8
Non Family1,2091.1349.8
Married1,0152.892.9
Female2843.7945.1
Male1553.2350.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

International Falls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade771.77%
9th to 12th Grade2896.64%
High School Graduate1,53635.30%
Some College1,22128.06%
Associates Degree44610.25%
Bachelors Degree57313.17%
Graduate Degree2094.80%

International Falls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,0593,779757
Native American196139
Black3315
Asian272725
Multiple Races2620
Hispanic105
Other Race5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 92.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,265$37,320$20,503
Less Than High School$11,528$$10,000
High School Grad$20,288$30,192$13,844
Some College$30,784$41,865$23,274
Bachelors Degree$38,365$63,221$37,885
Graduate Degree$45,664$$

$27,265

Average Earnings

$37,320

Average Male

$20,503

Average Female

International Falls Language

International Falls Language by Age

International Falls Language

95.93% of International Falls residents speak only English, while 4.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

International Falls Poverty

International Falls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4741,12620.57%
Native22914764.19%
Multiple847285.71%
Black3333100.00%
Asian2525100.00%
Hispanic10550.00%

24.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.91%

Male Poverty Rate

26.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in International Falls

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in International Falls is White, with 20.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School51.35%
High School19.19%
Bachelors or Greater13.64%
Some College12.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.21%
Male Unemployed61.81%
Female Employed16.36%
Male Employed13.67%

International Falls Income

International Falls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,108$52,289
Families$59,756$70,976
Married Families$69,539-
Non Families$23,961$28,708

International Falls Marital Status

International Falls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.3%

Female Marriage Rate

International Falls Married by Age and Sex

International Falls Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

International Falls Marital Status by Race

International Falls Veterans

438

Number of Veterans

423

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam125
First Gulf War83
World War II47
Second Gulf War35
Korea19

$International Falls Veterans by Education

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

International Falls Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

International Falls 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

69.20%

Born in Minnesota

93.02%

Native Born

6.98%

Foreign Born

3.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.02% of International Falls residents were born in the United States, with 69.20% having been born in Minnesota. 3.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,838-46-0.78%
20195,884-46-0.78%
20185,930-56-0.94%
20175,986-46-0.76%
20166,032-101-1.65%
20156,133-29-0.47%
20146,162-128-2.03%
20136,290-45-0.71%
20126,335-44-0.69%
20116,379-43-0.67%
20106,422-281-0.43%
20006,703-1,622-2.14%
19908,3252,7144.02%
19805,611-828-1.37%
19706,439-339-0.51%
19606,7785090.78%
19506,2696431.09%
19405,6265901.11%
19305,0361,5883.86%
19203,4480.00%