Lake Crystal, Minnesota Population 2021

2,477
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Lake Crystal is a city located in Blue Earth County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,477, it is the 235th largest city in Minnesota and the 6855th largest city in the United States . Lake Crystal is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -2.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,549 in 2010. Lake Crystal reached it's highest population of 2,538 in 2012. Spanning over 2 miles, Lake Crystal has a population density of 1,440 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Crystal is $75,193 with a poverty rate of 5.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $153,200. The median age in Lake Crystal is 37.8 years, 37.9 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.

Lake Crystal Demographics

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

  • White: 99.50%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Two or more races: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Crystal, Minnesota is 2,477 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,492.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,549.

Lake Crystal, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,61299.50%
Asian70.27%
Two or More Races60.23%
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Lake Crystal Population by Race

Lake Crystal Population Pyramid $2021

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Lake Crystal Median Age

37.8


Total

37.9


Male

37.8


Female

Lake Crystal Adults

There are 1,964 adults, (432 of whom are seniors) in Lake Crystal.

Lake Crystal Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Crystal Sex Ratio

Female

1,275

48.57%

Male

1,350

51.43%

Lake Crystal Population by Age

Lake Crystal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Crystal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All74.4%25.6%
Female68.2%31.8%
Non Family49.9%50.1%
Male0%0%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Crystal Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1202.3474.4
Married6343.0290.7
Non Family4011.1649.9
Female852.8868.2
Male00

2.98

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Lake Crystal Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade251.34%
9th to 12th Grade1568.36%
High School Graduate63233.89%
Some College41322.14%
Associates Degree21611.58%
Bachelors Degree26414.16%
Graduate Degree1598.53%
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Lake Crystal Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Crystal Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8221,641411
Hispanic30305
Asian777
2+ Races66

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 100.00%.

Lake Crystal Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,207$46,765$35,766
Less Than 9th Grade$40,774$41,310$
High School Graduate$39,605$42,112$32,895
Some College$37,375$48,542$33,485
Bachelors Degree$44,958$51,438$42,500
Graduate Degree$60,956$81,000$54,250

$41,207

Average Earnings

$46,765

Average Male

$35,766

Average Female

Lake Crystal Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Crystal Language by Age

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Lake Crystal Language

98.79% of Lake Crystal residents speak only English, while 1.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Lake Crystal Language

Lake Crystal Poverty by Race

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5.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.70%

Male Poverty Rate

7.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Crystal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Crystal is White, with 5.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Crystal is White, with 5.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.26%.

Lake Crystal Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.15%
Some College7.79%
High School3.32%
Bachelors or Greater3.07%

Lake Crystal Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed77.78%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed2.71%
Male Employed1.06%

Lake Crystal Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Crystal Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,083$75,193
Families$78,542$91,351
Married Families$84,741-
Non Families$35,042$44,132
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Income by Household Type

Lake Crystal Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

66.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Crystal Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Crystal 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.

Lake Crystal Marital Status by Race

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Lake Crystal Marital Status

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161

Number of Veterans

157

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam88
World War II25
First Gulf War16
Korea4
Second Gulf War

Lake Crystal Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7464
75+56
35 to 5421
55 to 6420
18 to 34

Lake Crystal Veterans by Age

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Lake Crystal Veterans by Race

Lake Crystal Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Crystal Veterans by Education

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71.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Crystal Employment by Age

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Lake Crystal Employment by Race

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Lake Crystal 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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86.29%

Born in Lake Crystal

99.05%

Native Born

0.95%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.05% of Lake Crystal residents were born in the United States, with 86.29% 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 Latin America.

Lake Crystal Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,477-5-0.20%
20202,482-5-0.20%
20192,487-5-0.20%
20182,49210.04%
20172,49190.36%
20162,482-24-0.96%
20152,506-6-0.24%
20142,512-6-0.24%
20132,518-20-0.79%
20122,53850.20%
20112,533-2-0.08%
20102,5350.00%

Lake Crystal Population by Year