Mountain Lake is a city located in Cottonwood County Minnesota. Mountain Lake has a 2020 population of 1,995. Mountain Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.70% annually and its population has decreased by -5.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,111 in 2010.
The average household income in Mountain Lake is $49,248 with a poverty rate of 17.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $559 per month, and the median house value is $82,300. The median age in Mountain Lake is 37.8 years, 33.5 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Lakewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.43%.
82.01% of Mountain Lake residents speak only English, while 17.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 8.80% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain Lake is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain Lake is Hispanic, with 18.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.87%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mountain Lake
88.33% of Mountain Lake residents were born in the United States, with 68.94% having been born in Minnesota. 7.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.