Lake Elmo, Minnesota Population 2020

9,354

Lake Elmo is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 9,354, it is the 103rd largest city in Minnesota and the 3231st largest city in the United States. Lake Elmo is currently growing at a rate of 1.38% annually and its population has increased by 15.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,069 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Lake Elmo has a population density of 423 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lake Elmo is $155,961 with a poverty rate of 6.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $938 per month, and the median house value is $413,100. The median age in Lake Elmo is 41.3 years, 40.9 years for males, and 41.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.7 males.

Lake Elmo Demographics

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

  • White: 91.98%
  • Two or more races: 2.38%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.91%
  • Asian: 1.38%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Elmo, Minnesota is 9,354, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,100.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,069.

Lake Elmo, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,08991.98%
Two or More Races2092.38%
Some Other Race1982.25%
Black or African American1681.91%
Asian1211.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.10%

Lake Elmo Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Elmo Median Age

41.3


Total

40.9


Male

41.5


Female

Lake Elmo Adults

There are 6,489 adults, (1,138 of whom are seniors) in Lake Elmo.

Lake Elmo Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Elmo Sex Ratio

Female

4,426

50.33%

Male

4,368

49.67%

Lake Elmo Households and Families

Lake Elmo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Elmo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.2%2.8%
All94.9%5.1%
Non Family93.2%6.8%
Female91.7%8.3%
Male66.7%33.3%

94.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0332.8994.9
Married2,1413.1597.2
Non Family5131.3193.2
Female2653.491.7
Male1143.9666.7

3.14

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Elmo Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1141.94%
9th to 12th Grade2023.43%
High School Graduate1,13019.20%
Some College93015.80%
Associates Degree5639.57%
Bachelors Degree1,80030.58%
Graduate Degree1,14719.49%

Lake Elmo Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3095,1312,710
Hispanic30416626
Black10610686
Asian10110182
Multiple Races666643
Other Race3030

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 asian people with a rate of 81.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$67,042$80,099$42,207
Less Than High School$29,219$31,193$
High School Grad$25,208$35,278$19,461
Some College$43,056$65,833$34,706
Bachelors Degree$84,732$124,028$70,823
Graduate Degree$126,065$134,464$106,719

$67,042

Average Earnings

$80,099

Average Male

$42,207

Average Female

Lake Elmo Language

Lake Elmo Language by Age

Lake Elmo Language

92.62% of Lake Elmo residents speak only English, while 7.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.30% of the population.

Lake Elmo Poverty

Lake Elmo Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic61626643.18%
White7,6742483.23%
Other19812965.15%
Multiple2095928.23%

6.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.44%

Male Poverty Rate

7.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Elmo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Elmo is Other, with 65.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Elmo is White, with 3.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.11%
High School8.14%
Some College3.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.41%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.50%
Female Employed3.89%
Male Employed1.46%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lake Elmo Income

Lake Elmo Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$115,984$155,961
Families$138,875$171,366
Married Families$157,649-
Non Families$52,250$75,250

Lake Elmo Marital Status

Lake Elmo Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

63.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Elmo Married by Age and Sex

Lake Elmo 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 35-44.

Lake Elmo Marital Status by Race

Lake Elmo Veterans

393

Number of Veterans

356

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam196
Second Gulf War91
First Gulf War64
Korea35
World War II8

$Lake Elmo Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Elmo Employment Status

71%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Elmo 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

70.59%

Born in Minnesota

93.58%

Native Born

6.42%

Foreign Born

3.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.58% of Lake Elmo residents were born in the United States, with 70.59% having been born in Minnesota. 3.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,3541271.38%
20199,2271271.40%
20189,1001381.54%
20178,9621271.44%
20168,8351071.23%
20158,7283844.60%
20148,3441241.51%
20138,2201081.33%
20128,1121191.49%
20117,993-83-1.03%
20108,0761,2131.64%
20006,8639601.52%
19905,9036071.09%
19805,2961,2642.76%
19704,0320.00%