Moose Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

2,829

Moose Lake is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,829, it is the 213th largest city in Minnesota and the 6409th largest city in the United States. Moose Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually and its population has increased by 2.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,751 in 2010. Moose Lake reached it's highest population of 2,866 in 2013. Spanning over 3 miles, Moose Lake has a population density of 921 people per square mile.

The average household income in Moose Lake is $53,928 with a poverty rate of 42.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $119,600. The median age in Moose Lake is 43.9 years, 43.1 years for males, and 50.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 275.9 males.

Moose Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 75.42%
  • Black or African American: 11.80%
  • Two or more races: 7.16%
  • Native American: 5.63%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Moose Lake, Minnesota is 2,829, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,821.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,751.

Moose Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,12975.42%
Black or African American33311.80%
Two or More Races2027.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1595.63%

Moose Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Moose Lake Median Age

43.9


Total

43.1


Male

50.3


Female

Moose Lake Adults

There are 2,589 adults, (481 of whom are seniors) in Moose Lake.

Moose Lake Age Dependency

33.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

11.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Moose Lake Sex Ratio

Female

751

26.60%

Male

2,072

73.40%

Moose Lake Households and Families

Moose Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Moose Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87%13%
Married82.4%17.6%
All56.5%43.5%
Female53.3%46.7%
Non Family37.4%62.6%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6051.9656.5
Non Family3211.1937.4
Married2162.8482.4
Female452.6453.3
Male23387

2.75

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

9.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moose Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade562.29%
9th to 12th Grade31612.92%
High School Graduate1,08944.52%
Some College53421.83%
Associates Degree1787.28%
Bachelors Degree2299.36%
Graduate Degree441.80%

Moose Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7061,580250
Black32724016
Multiple Races1871153
Native American1571044
Hispanic8945

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.61%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$15,068$9,361$30,179
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$8,288$7,636$26,071
Some College$23,250$$22,679
Bachelors Degree$42,396$48,750$40,208
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$15,068

Average Earnings

$9,361

Average Male

$30,179

Average Female

Moose Lake Language

Moose Lake Language by Age

Moose Lake Language

94.22% of Moose Lake residents speak only English, while 5.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.87% of the population.

Moose Lake Poverty

Moose Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,54450932.97%
Multiple16312979.14%
Black13412492.54%
Hispanic454088.89%
Native533973.58%

42.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

58.33%

Male Poverty Rate

13.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moose Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moose Lake is Black, with 92.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moose Lake is White, with 32.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 53.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 62.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School83.46%
High School63.73%
Some College34.96%
Bachelors or Greater11.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed41.72%
Female Employed5.78%

Moose Lake Income

Moose Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,354$53,928
Families$62,917$65,920
Married Families$66,964-
Non Families$30,298$42,840

Moose Lake Marital Status

Moose Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Moose Lake Married by Age and Sex

Moose Lake 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.

Moose Lake Marital Status by Race

Moose Lake Veterans

351

Number of Veterans

328

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
First Gulf War53
Second Gulf War44
Korea19
World War II11
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54120
55 to 6499
75+69
65 to 7447
18 to 3416
Name Veterans % of Total
White25213.24%
2 or More6132.11%
Black257.51%
Hispanic1516.30%
Indian138.18%

$Moose Lake Veterans by Education

49.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moose Lake Employment Status

29.9%

Labor Force Participation

29.2%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Moose Lake 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

67.69%

Born in Minnesota

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.95% of Moose Lake residents were born in the United States, with 67.69% having been born in Minnesota. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,82940.14%
20192,82540.14%
20182,821120.43%
20172,80940.14%
20162,805-10-0.36%
20152,81560.21%
20142,809-57-1.99%
20132,866140.49%
20122,852150.53%
20112,837140.50%
20102,8230.00%