Karlstad, Minnesota Population 2020

701

Karlstad is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 701, it is the 417th largest city in Minnesota and the 11883rd largest city in the United States. Karlstad is currently declining at a rate of -0.85% annually and its population has decreased by -7.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 760 in 2010. Karlstad reached it's highest population of 761 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Karlstad has a population density of 466 people per square mile.

The average household income in Karlstad is $54,494 with a poverty rate of 12.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $554 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Karlstad is 40.3 years, 35.9 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.0 males.

Karlstad Demographics

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

  • White: 94.06%
  • Black or African American: 2.42%
  • Native American: 1.70%
  • Two or more races: 1.33%
  • Other race: 0.36%
  • Asian: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Karlstad, Minnesota is 701, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 713.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 760.

Karlstad, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White77694.06%
Black or African American202.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native141.70%
Two or More Races111.33%
Some Other Race30.36%
Asian10.12%

Karlstad Population Pyramid 2020

Karlstad Median Age

40.3


Total

35.9


Male

42.1


Female

Karlstad Adults

There are 606 adults, (182 of whom are seniors) in Karlstad.

Karlstad Age Dependency

94.6

Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Karlstad Sex Ratio

Female

461

55.88%

Male

364

44.12%

Karlstad Households and Families

Karlstad Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Karlstad Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All59.8%40.2%
Female47.3%52.7%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Male25%75%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3612.0859.8
Non Family1471.0146.3
Married1282.9885.9
Female742.747.3
Male121.7525

2.81

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Karlstad Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade203.70%
9th to 12th Grade285.19%
High School Graduate22842.22%
Some College9617.78%
Associates Degree366.67%
Bachelors Degree10319.07%
Graduate Degree295.37%

Karlstad Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White524476132
Native American77
Black77
Multiple Races11
Asian11

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 white people with a rate of 25.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,009$46,875$31,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,000$$23,833
Some College$37,143$48,194$36,250
Bachelors Degree$39,896$52,969$38,125
Graduate Degree$61,875$95,556$

$38,009

Average Earnings

$46,875

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Karlstad Language

Karlstad Language by Age

Karlstad Language

97.77% of Karlstad residents speak only English, while 2.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Karlstad Poverty

Karlstad Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7148812.32%
Multiple11436.36%
Native1417.14%
Black1417.14%

12.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.57%

Male Poverty Rate

14.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Karlstad

The race most likely to be in poverty in Karlstad is Multiple, with 36.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Karlstad is Native, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.32%
Some College10.32%
High School8.51%
Bachelors or Greater1.67%
Name Poverty
Female Employed12.90%
Male Unemployed9.09%
Male Employed2.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Karlstad Income

Karlstad Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,141$54,494
Families$49,286$66,722
Married Families$71,833-
Non Families$31,875$36,464

Karlstad Marital Status

Karlstad Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Karlstad Married by Age and Sex

Karlstad 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.

Karlstad Marital Status by Race

Karlstad Veterans

55

Number of Veterans

55

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
World War II14
Korea7
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War2

$Karlstad Veterans by Education

6.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Karlstad Employment Status

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Karlstad 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

69.45%

Born in Minnesota

98.30%

Native Born

1.70%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.30% of Karlstad residents were born in the United States, with 69.45% having been born in Minnesota. 0.12% 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
2020701-6-0.85%
2019707-6-0.84%
2018713-2-0.28%
2017715-6-0.83%
2016721-8-1.10%
2015729-10-1.35%
2014739-8-1.07%
2013747-3-0.40%
2012750-7-0.92%
2011757-4-0.53%
20107610.00%