Park Rapids, Minnesota Population 2021

4,315
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Park Rapids is a city located in Hubbard County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Hubbard County. With a 2020 population of 4,315, it is the 166th largest city in Minnesota and the 5196th largest city in the United States . Park Rapids is currently growing at a rate of 0.94% annually and its population has increased by 16.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,709 in 2010. Park Rapids reached it's highest population of 4,315 in 2021. Spanning over 8 miles, Park Rapids has a population density of 581 people per square mile.

The average household income in Park Rapids is $49,191 with a poverty rate of 24.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $572 per month, and the median house value is $144,900. The median age in Park Rapids is 36 years, 36.5 years for males, and 34.7 years for females.

Park Rapids Demographics

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

  • White: 85.67%
  • Other race: 4.64%
  • Two or more races: 4.19%
  • Native American: 3.11%
  • Black or African American: 1.97%
  • Asian: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Park Rapids, Minnesota is 4,315 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,709.

Park Rapids, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,47385.67%
Some Other Race1884.64%
Two or More Races1704.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native1263.11%
Black or African American801.97%
Asian170.42%
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Park Rapids Population by Race

Park Rapids Population Pyramid $2021

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Park Rapids Median Age

36


Total

36.5


Male

34.7


Female

Park Rapids Adults

There are 3,075 adults, (868 of whom are seniors) in Park Rapids.

Park Rapids Age Dependency

83.7

Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Park Rapids Sex Ratio

Female

2,169

53.50%

Male

1,885

46.50%

Park Rapids Population by Age

Park Rapids Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Park Rapids Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All45.3%54.7%
Non Family32.8%67.2%
Female21.9%78.1%
Male20.3%79.7%

45.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Park Rapids Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7012.2945.3
Non Family8381.2132.8
Married5933.4373.9
Female2013.3421.9
Male692.4820.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Park Rapids Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade853.14%
9th to 12th Grade2459.05%
High School Graduate93434.50%
Some College64623.86%
Associates Degree2067.61%
Bachelors Degree42115.55%
Graduate Degree1706.28%
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Park Rapids Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Park Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3872,112554
Hispanic9988
2+ Races976015
Native American888114
Other Race6464
Black4538
Asian888

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Park Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,199$31,968$22,813
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,125$26,932$17,721
Some College$26,313$31,250$22,386
Bachelors Degree$44,781$47,833$43,533
Graduate Degree$30,188$24,875$

$27,199

Average Earnings

$31,968

Average Male

$22,813

Average Female

Park Rapids Earnings by Educational Attainment

Park Rapids Language by Age

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Park Rapids Language

93.67% of Park Rapids residents speak only English, while 6.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.15% of the population.

Park Rapids Language

Park Rapids Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,31165219.69%
Hispanic26020177.31%
Other188188100.00%
Black734257.53%
Native1123026.79%
Multiple1672615.57%
Asian1717100.00%

24.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.89%

Male Poverty Rate

28.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Park Rapids

The race most likely to be in poverty in Park Rapids is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Park Rapids is Multiple, with 15.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.91%.

Park Rapids Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College25.03%
Less Than 9th Grade24.75%
High School16.08%
Bachelors or Greater4.50%

Park Rapids Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.83%
Male Employed10.18%
Female Employed9.66%
Male Unemployed2.63%

Park Rapids Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Park Rapids Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,973$49,191
Families$50,350$65,440
Married Families$75,764-
Non Families$21,607$30,725
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Income by Household Type

Park Rapids Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Park Rapids Married by Age and Sex

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Park Rapids 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.

Park Rapids Marital Status by Race

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Park Rapids Marital Status

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219

Number of Veterans

219

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam112
World War II40
First Gulf War24
Second Gulf War24
Korea

Park Rapids Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+82
65 to 7454
55 to 6452
35 to 5431
18 to 34

Park Rapids Veterans by Age

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Park Rapids Veterans by Race

Park Rapids Veterans by Education

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4.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Park Rapids Veterans by Education

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55.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Park Rapids Employment by Age

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Park Rapids Employment by Race

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Park Rapids 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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67.24%

Born in Park Rapids

95.14%

Native Born

4.86%

Foreign Born

4.46%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.14% of Park Rapids residents were born in the United States, with 67.24% having been born in Minnesota. 4.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Park Rapids Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,315400.94%
20204,275400.94%
20194,235400.95%
20184,1951914.77%
20174,004842.14%
20163,92060.15%
20153,91430.08%
20143,911290.75%
20133,882401.04%
20123,842-19-0.49%
20113,86170.18%
20103,8545781.64%
20003,2764131.36%
19902,863-113-0.39%
19802,9762040.71%
19702,772-275-0.94%
19603,047200.07%
19503,0273841.37%
19402,6430.00%

Park Rapids Population by Year