Nowthen, Minnesota Population 2020

4,797

Nowthen is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,797, it is the 154th largest city in Minnesota and the 4869th largest city in the United States. Nowthen is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 7.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,443 in 2010. Spanning over 35 miles, Nowthen has a population density of 143 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nowthen is $113,791 with a poverty rate of 6.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,573 per month, and the median house value is $298,400. The median age in Nowthen is 39.3 years, 37.7 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.4 males.

Nowthen Demographics

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

  • White: 89.70%
  • Native American: 5.42%
  • Asian: 2.82%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.71%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nowthen, Minnesota is 4,797, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,723.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,443.

Nowthen, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,17089.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native2525.42%
Asian1312.82%
Two or More Races430.92%
Black or African American330.71%
Some Other Race200.43%

Nowthen Population Pyramid 2020

Nowthen Median Age

39.3


Total

37.7


Male

41


Female

Nowthen Adults

There are 3,344 adults, (390 of whom are seniors) in Nowthen.

Nowthen Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

13.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Nowthen Sex Ratio

Female

2,189

47.09%

Male

2,460

52.91%

Nowthen Households and Families

Nowthen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nowthen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.8%8.2%
All88.3%11.7%
Non Family84.2%15.8%
Female53.3%46.7%

88.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4453.1988.3
Married1,0953.5691.8
Non Family2341.5384.2
Female903.0153.3
Male263.42100

3.42

Average Family Size

3.19

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nowthen Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade471.63%
9th to 12th Grade250.86%
High School Graduate72825.18%
Some College89731.03%
Associates Degree38713.39%
Bachelors Degree59620.62%
Graduate Degree2117.30%

Nowthen Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6462,621766
Native American8484
Asian773030
Hispanic484811
Multiple Races2525
Other Race2020
Black1111

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 asian people with a rate of 38.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,841$64,360$43,621
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$55,658$57,303$
Some College$52,350$63,365$35,313
Bachelors Degree$70,777$81,719$64,545
Graduate Degree$74,688$105,486$56,979

$57,841

Average Earnings

$64,360

Average Male

$43,621

Average Female

Nowthen Language

Nowthen Language by Age

Nowthen Language

96.22% of Nowthen residents speak only English, while 3.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.13% of the population.

Nowthen Poverty

Nowthen Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,0641974.85%
Native2266930.53%
Black271659.26%

6.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.56%

Male Poverty Rate

5.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nowthen

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nowthen is Black, with 59.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nowthen is White, with 4.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.39%.

Name Poverty
Some College9.81%
High School2.61%
Less Than High School1.39%
Bachelors or Greater1.36%
Name Poverty
Female Employed2.48%
Male Employed2.47%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Nowthen Income

Nowthen Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$105,313$113,791
Families$120,096$119,282
Married Families$125,116-
Non Families$41,731$74,933

Nowthen Marital Status

Nowthen Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

65.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Nowthen Married by Age and Sex

Nowthen Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Nowthen Marital Status by Race

Nowthen Veterans

288

Number of Veterans

241

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War124
Vietnam53
Second Gulf War40
World War II
Korea

$Nowthen Veterans by Education

3.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nowthen Employment Status

76.1%

Labor Force Participation

74%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Nowthen 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

81.85%

Born in Minnesota

97.20%

Native Born

2.80%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.20% of Nowthen residents were born in the United States, with 81.85% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% 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
20204,797370.78%
20194,760370.78%
20184,723350.75%
20174,688370.80%
20164,651651.42%
20154,586240.53%
20144,562330.73%
20134,529290.64%
20124,500430.96%
20114,457110.25%
20104,4460.00%