Lake Benton, Minnesota Population 2020

630

Lake Benton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 630, it is the 447th largest city in Minnesota and the 12337th largest city in the United States. Lake Benton is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -7.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 683 in 2010. Lake Benton reached it's highest population of 682 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Lake Benton has a population density of 160 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Benton is $58,151 with a poverty rate of 11.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $495 per month, and the median house value is $84,600. The median age in Lake Benton is 46.2 years, 46.8 years for males, and 46.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.2 males.

Lake Benton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.38%
  • Two or more races: 1.62%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Benton, Minnesota is 630, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 640.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 683.

Lake Benton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White66698.38%
Two or More Races111.62%

Lake Benton Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Benton Median Age

46.2


Total

46.8


Male

46.1


Female

Lake Benton Adults

There are 534 adults, (154 of whom are seniors) in Lake Benton.

Lake Benton Age Dependency

78.2

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Benton Sex Ratio

Female

356

52.58%

Male

321

47.42%

Lake Benton Households and Families

Lake Benton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Benton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.5%8.5%
All72.3%27.7%
Female71.4%28.6%
Non Family55.6%44.4%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3362.0172.3
Non Family1781.1755.6
Married1422.9591.5
Male93.44100
Female72.5771.4

2.87

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Benton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.65%
9th to 12th Grade367.78%
High School Graduate19241.47%
Some College10021.60%
Associates Degree5211.23%
Bachelors Degree5111.02%
Graduate Degree296.26%

Lake Benton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45942080
Multiple Races44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,471$42,500$23,000
Less Than High School$30,417$27,500$
High School Grad$20,909$30,278$15,000
Some College$43,750$51,250$21,250
Bachelors Degree$45,417$63,750$37,031
Graduate Degree$49,375$48,750$96,250

$36,471

Average Earnings

$42,500

Average Male

$23,000

Average Female

Lake Benton Language

Lake Benton Language by Age

Lake Benton Language

98.28% of Lake Benton residents speak only English, while 1.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

Lake Benton Poverty

Lake Benton Poverty by Race

11.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.23%

Male Poverty Rate

17.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Benton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Benton is White, with 12.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Benton is White, with 12.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.82%.

Name Poverty
High School22.40%
Less Than High School10.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%
Some College3.29%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed15.24%
Male Employed2.62%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lake Benton Income

Lake Benton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,333$58,151
Families$66,786$84,393
Married Families$70,000-
Non Families$20,500$33,262

Lake Benton Marital Status

Lake Benton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Benton Married by Age and Sex

Lake Benton 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.

Lake Benton Marital Status by Race

Lake Benton Veterans

66

Number of Veterans

53

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
Korea5
World War II4
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War2

$Lake Benton Veterans by Education

21.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Benton Employment Status

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Benton 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

63.22%

Born in Minnesota

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.56% of Lake Benton residents were born in the United States, with 63.22% 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 Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020630-5-0.79%
2019635-5-0.78%
2018640-1-0.16%
2017641-5-0.77%
2016646-3-0.46%
2015649-9-1.37%
20146580.00%
2013658-4-0.60%
2012662-7-1.05%
2011669-13-1.91%
20106820.00%