Mountain Lake, Minnesota Population 2022

1,995
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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.

Mountain Lake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Lakewas:

  • White: 76.90%
  • Asian: 12.56%
  • Other race: 6.13%
  • Two or more races: 4.01%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mountain Lake, Minnesota is 1,995 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,995.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,111.

Mountain Lake, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55576.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.40%
Asian25412.56%
Some Other Race1246.13%
Two or More Races814.01%
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Mountain Lake Population by Race

Mountain Lake Population Pyramid 2022

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Mountain Lake Median Age

38.2


Total

36.1


Male

39.6


Female

Mountain Lake Adults

There are 1,361 adults, (440 of whom are seniors) in Mountain Lake.

Mountain Lake Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mountain Lake Sex Ratio

Female

1,140

56.38%

Male

882

43.62%

Mountain Lake Population by Age

Mountain Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mountain Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
Female83.7%16.3%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Male39.7%60.3%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mountain Lake Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8232.3970.1
Married2743.0992.3
Male633.4339.7
Female1723.2483.7
Non Family3141.1149.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Mountain Lake Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1058.41%
9th to 12th Grade786.25%
High School Graduate43935.18%
Some College24919.95%
Associates Degree19915.95%
Bachelors Degree15212.18%
Graduate Degree262.08%
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Mountain Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mountain Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White981914171
Hispanic121977
2+ Races77
Other Race8864
Asian13947

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%.

Mountain Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,634$42,000$22,161
Less Than 9th Grade$28,906$41,176$26,042
High School Graduate$33,977$43,148$30,469
Some College$30,469$39,167$21,726
Bachelors Degree$33,906$60,333$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,634

Average Earnings

$42,000

Average Male

$22,161

Average Female

Mountain Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mountain Lake Language by Age

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Mountain Lake Language

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.

Mountain Lake Language

Mountain Lake Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native88100.00%
Multiple812733.33%
Asian2545019.69%
White1,37521515.64%
Other32NaN%
Hispanic2504518.00%

17.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.20%

Male Poverty Rate

18.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mountain Lake

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%.

Mountain Lake Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.16%
High School18.27%
Some College17.09%
Bachelors or Greater4.49%

Mountain Lake Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.50%
Male Unemployed67.74%
Female Employed12.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Mountain Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mountain Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,129$49,158
Families$55,240$57,243
Married Families$70,156-
Non Families$27,222$33,631
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Income by Household Type

Mountain Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mountain Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Mountain Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Mountain Lake Marital Status by Race

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Mountain Lake Marital Status

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56

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War16
Vietnam12
Korea13
World War II4

Mountain Lake Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341
35 to 5422
55 to 64
65 to 7416
75+17

Mountain Lake Veterans by Age

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Mountain Lake Veterans by Race

Mountain Lake Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

67.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mountain Lake Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Mountain Lake Employment by Age

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Mountain Lake Employment by Race

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Mountain 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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68.94%

Born in Mountain Lake

88.33%

Native Born

11.67%

Foreign Born

7.07%

Non Citizen

4.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Mountain Lake Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,1110.00%
20112,110-1-0.05%
20122,082-28-1.33%
20132,122401.92%
20142,110-12-0.57%
20152,091-19-0.90%
20162,078-13-0.62%
20172,052-26-1.25%
20182,051-1-0.05%
20192,037-14-0.68%
20202,023-14-0.69%
20212,009-14-0.69%
20221,995-14-0.70%

Mountain Lake Population by Year