Ottertail, Minnesota Population 2022

660
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Ottertail is a city located in Otter Tail County Minnesota. Ottertail has a 2020 population of 660. Ottertail is currently growing at a rate of 0.61% annually and its population has increased by 13.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 579 in 2010.

The average household income in Ottertail is $73,704 with a poverty rate of 13.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $857 per month, and the median house value is $201,300. The median age in Ottertail is 49.5 years, 45.6 years for males, and 52.6 years for females.

Ottertail Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ottertailwas:

  • White: 91.53%
  • Other race: 8.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ottertail, Minnesota is 660 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 660.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 579.

Ottertail, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48691.53%
Some Other Race458.47%
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Ottertail Population by Race

Ottertail Population Pyramid 2022

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Ottertail Median Age

48.1


Total

45.8


Male

48.9


Female

Ottertail Adults

There are 418 adults, (91 of whom are seniors) in Ottertail.

Ottertail Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ottertail Sex Ratio

Female

241

45.39%

Male

290

54.61%

Ottertail Population by Age

Ottertail Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ottertail Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family91.2%8.8%
Married90.5%9.5%
All90%10%
Female70%30%

90.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ottertail Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2212.490
Married1372.9390.5
Male61.67100
Female103.470
Non Family681.2591.2

2.9

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Ottertail Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade215.21%
9th to 12th Grade215.21%
High School Graduate11227.79%
Some College9724.07%
Associates Degree6616.38%
Bachelors Degree4611.41%
Graduate Degree409.93%
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Ottertail Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ottertail Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White37636186
Other Race27
Hispanic27

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.87%.

Ottertail Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,500$54,044$32,344
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$42,875$44,063$41,250
Some College$38,125$55,000$35,104
Bachelors Degree$52,500$63,750$26,250
Graduate Degree$$$70,208

$40,500

Average Earnings

$54,044

Average Male

$32,344

Average Female

Ottertail Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ottertail Language by Age

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Ottertail Language

91.21% of Ottertail residents speak only English, while 8.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.79% of the population.

Ottertail Language

Ottertail Poverty by Race

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13.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.59%

Male Poverty Rate

9.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ottertail

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ottertail is White, with 15.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ottertail is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.52%.

Ottertail Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade7.14%
High School22.32%
Some College14.11%
Bachelors or Greater10.47%

Ottertail Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed19.25%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ottertail Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ottertail Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$79,583$93,742
Families$95,859$113,606
Married Families$96,797-
Non Families$20,938$46,731
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Income by Household Type

Ottertail Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

69.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.4%

Male Marriage Rate

69.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ottertail Married by Age and Sex

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Ottertail 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 45-54.

Ottertail Marital Status by Race

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Ottertail Marital Status

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35

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1
First Gulf War3
Vietnam14
Korea2
World War II

Ottertail Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5410
55 to 648
65 to 749
75+8

Ottertail Veterans by Age

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Ottertail Veterans by Race

Ottertail Veterans by Education

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11.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ottertail Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Ottertail Employment by Age

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Ottertail Employment by Race

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Ottertail 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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71.56%

Born in Ottertail

94.35%

Native Born

5.65%

Foreign Born

5.08%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.35% of Ottertail residents were born in the United States, with 71.56% having been born in Minnesota. 5.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ottertail Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105790.00%
201158230.52%
201258530.52%
201359381.37%
2014603101.69%
201560520.33%
2016615101.65%
201761940.65%
2018644254.04%
201964840.62%
202065240.62%
202165640.61%
202266040.61%

Ottertail Population by Year