Menahga, Minnesota Population 2021

1,268
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Menahga is a city located in Wadena County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,268, it is the 315th largest city in Minnesota and the 9343rd largest city in the United States . Menahga is currently declining at a rate of -1.32% annually and its population has decreased by -2.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,306 in 2010. Menahga reached it's highest population of 1,319 in 2018. Spanning over 4 miles, Menahga has a population density of 342 people per square mile.

The average household income in Menahga is $44,674 with a poverty rate of 20.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $107,700. The median age in Menahga is 49.4 years, 48.3 years for males, and 51.5 years for females.

Menahga Demographics

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

  • White: 97.38%
  • Asian: 1.40%
  • Two or more races: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Menahga, Minnesota is 1,268 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,319.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,306.

Menahga, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04097.38%
Asian151.40%
Two or More Races100.94%
Black or African American30.28%
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Menahga Population by Race

Menahga Population Pyramid $2021

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Menahga Median Age

49.4


Total

48.3


Male

51.5


Female

Menahga Adults

There are 825 adults, (273 of whom are seniors) in Menahga.

Menahga Age Dependency

93.5

Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Menahga Sex Ratio

Female

595

55.71%

Male

473

44.29%

Menahga Population by Age

Menahga Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Menahga Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.3%8.7%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family57.6%42.4%
Female31.3%68.8%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Menahga Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4852.0770.1
Non Family2551.1257.6
Married1723.1491.3
Female323.1331.3
Male263.04100

3.01

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

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Menahga Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade405.08%
9th to 12th Grade678.51%
High School Graduate31940.53%
Some College17922.74%
Associates Degree10012.71%
Bachelors Degree658.26%
Graduate Degree172.16%
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Menahga Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Menahga Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White75965282
Asian1515
2+ Races1010
Black33

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 10.80%.

Menahga Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,875$42,019$25,938
Less Than 9th Grade$11,071$$
High School Graduate$42,031$46,458$32,143
Some College$25,167$38,250$20,417
Bachelors Degree$53,304$$52,857
Graduate Degree$58,750$$

$31,875

Average Earnings

$42,019

Average Male

$25,938

Average Female

Menahga Earnings by Educational Attainment

Menahga Language by Age

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Menahga Language

95.02% of Menahga residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.76% of the population.

Menahga Language

Menahga Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White97719920.37%
Multiple10440.00%
Asian15320.00%

20.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.99%

Male Poverty Rate

19.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Menahga

The race most likely to be in poverty in Menahga is Multiple, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Menahga is Asian, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.88%.

Menahga Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.98%
Some College20.79%
High School13.48%
Bachelors or Greater13.41%

Menahga Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed64.29%
Female Unemployed30.00%
Female Employed12.44%
Male Employed4.76%

Menahga Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Menahga Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,097$44,674
Families$43,333$53,997
Married Families$50,625-
Non Families$26,518$35,236
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Income by Household Type

Menahga Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Menahga Married by Age and Sex

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Menahga 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.

Menahga Marital Status by Race

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Menahga Marital Status

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113

Number of Veterans

113

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam43
First Gulf War26
Korea12
Second Gulf War7
World War II6

Menahga Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+34
55 to 6431
65 to 7428
35 to 5420
18 to 34

Menahga Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10713.43%
2+ Races660.00%

Menahga Veterans by Race

Menahga Veterans by Education

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22.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Menahga Veterans by Education

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49.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Menahga Employment by Age

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Menahga Employment by Race

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Menahga 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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81.18%

Born in Menahga

98.03%

Native Born

1.97%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

1.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.03% of Menahga residents were born in the United States, with 81.18% having been born in Minnesota. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Menahga Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,268-17-1.32%
20201,285-17-1.31%
20191,302-17-1.29%
20181,31970.53%
20171,31270.54%
20161,305-12-0.91%
20151,317-1-0.08%
20141,318171.31%
20131,301292.28%
20121,272-9-0.70%
20111,281-22-1.69%
20101,3030.00%

Menahga Population by Year