Perham is a city located in Otter Tail County Minnesota. Perham has a 2020 population of 3,948. Perham is currently growing at a rate of 2.63% annually and its population has increased by 31.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,009 in 2010.
The average household income in Perham is $58,104 with a poverty rate of 10.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $693 per month, and the median house value is $146,100. The median age in Perham is 40.9 years, 41.6 years for males, and 37.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Perhamwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.63%.
94.25% of Perham residents speak only English, while 5.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.20% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Perham is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Perham is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.22%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Perham
98.63% of Perham residents were born in the United States, with 61.18% having been born in Minnesota. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.