Moose Lake, Minnesota Population 2021

2,807
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Moose Lake is a city located in Carlton County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,807, it is the 217th largest city in Minnesota and the 6445th largest city in the United States . Moose Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 2.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,751 in 2010. Moose Lake reached it's highest population of 2,863 in 2013. Spanning over 3 miles, Moose Lake has a population density of 914 people per square mile.

The average household income in Moose Lake is $49,488 with a poverty rate of 48.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $122,900. The median age in Moose Lake is 43.9 years, 42.7 years for males, and 52.4 years for females.

Moose Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 71.37%
  • Black or African American: 14.97%
  • Two or more races: 8.46%
  • Native American: 4.48%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Moose Lake, Minnesota is 2,807 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,819.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,751.

Moose Lake, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,00771.37%
Black or African American42114.97%
Two or More Races2388.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native1264.48%
Asian170.60%
Some Other Race30.11%
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Moose Lake Population by Race

Moose Lake Population Pyramid $2021

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Moose Lake Median Age

43.9


Total

42.7


Male

52.4


Female

Moose Lake Adults

There are 2,609 adults, (523 of whom are seniors) in Moose Lake.

Moose Lake Age Dependency

34.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

9.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Moose Lake Sex Ratio

Female

685

24.36%

Male

2,127

75.64%

Moose Lake Population by Age

Moose Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Moose Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.3%16.7%
Married78%22%
All53.4%46.6%
Female50%50%
Non Family37.1%62.9%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moose Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5301.9553.4
Non Family2941.237.1
Married1862.978
Female382.7150
Male123.3383.3

2.79

Average Family Size

1.95

Average Household Size

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Moose Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade652.63%
9th to 12th Grade30712.41%
High School Graduate1,10344.58%
Some College62725.34%
Associates Degree1405.66%
Bachelors Degree1887.60%
Graduate Degree441.78%
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Moose Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moose Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6511,497215
Black41433612
2+ Races2231362
Native American124893
Hispanic6839
Asian1717

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 white people with a rate of 13.02%.

Moose Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$9,888$8,420$28,235
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$7,386$6,984$27,955
Some College$16,944$$23,958
Bachelors Degree$43,500$$42,917
Graduate Degree$2,500$$2,500

$9,888

Average Earnings

$8,420

Average Male

$28,235

Average Female

Moose Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moose Lake Language by Age

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Moose Lake Language

91.55% of Moose Lake residents speak only English, while 8.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.66% of the population.

Moose Lake Language

Moose Lake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,39151336.88%
Black16416399.39%
Multiple17314583.82%
Hispanic4141100.00%
Native493469.39%
Other33100.00%

48.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

64.49%

Male Poverty Rate

16.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moose Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moose Lake is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moose Lake is White, with 36.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 61.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 64.22%.

Moose Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade84.88%
High School66.91%
Some College38.03%
Bachelors or Greater22.15%

Moose Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed81.25%
Male Employed48.50%
Female Employed8.13%

Moose Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Moose Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,779$49,488
Families$57,273$63,129
Married Families$68,333-
Non Families$31,848$37,998
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Income by Household Type

Moose Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

18.4%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Moose Lake Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Moose Lake Marital Status

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331

Number of Veterans

309

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam101
First Gulf War56
Second Gulf War36
Korea14
World War II13

Moose Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+95
35 to 5492
55 to 6471
65 to 7456
18 to 3417

Moose Lake Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White24513.52%
2+ Races4318.86%
Black296.89%
Native American1411.11%
Hispanic1217.14%

Moose Lake Veterans by Race

Moose Lake Veterans by Education

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50.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moose Lake Veterans by Education

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26.5%

Labor Force Participation

25.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Moose Lake Employment by Age

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Moose Lake Employment by Race

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Moose Lake 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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61.77%

Born in Moose Lake

96.37%

Native Born

3.63%

Foreign Born

1.96%

Non Citizen

1.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.37% of Moose Lake residents were born in the United States, with 61.77% having been born in Minnesota. 1.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Moose Lake Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,807-4-0.14%
20202,811-4-0.14%
20192,815-4-0.14%
20182,819160.57%
20172,80340.14%
20162,799-10-0.36%
20152,80960.21%
20142,803-60-2.10%
20132,863150.53%
20122,848150.53%
20112,833180.64%
20102,8150.00%

Moose Lake Population by Year