Rice, Minnesota Population 2021

1,421
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Rice is a city located in Benton County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,421, it is the 301st largest city in Minnesota and the 8926th largest city in the United States . Rice is currently growing at a rate of 1.07% annually and its population has increased by 11.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,275 in 2010. Rice reached it's highest population of 1,421 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Rice has a population density of 249 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rice is $78,300 with a poverty rate of 5.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $167,800. The median age in Rice is 30.3 years, 28 years for males, and 32.6 years for females.

Rice Demographics

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

  • White: 95.10%
  • Two or more races: 3.31%
  • Black or African American: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rice, Minnesota is 1,421 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,376.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,275.

Rice, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55395.10%
Two or More Races543.31%
Black or African American241.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.12%
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Rice Population by Race

Rice Population Pyramid $2021

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Rice Median Age

30.3


Total

28


Male

32.6


Female

Rice Adults

There are 1,083 adults, (92 of whom are seniors) in Rice.

Rice Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

9.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rice Sex Ratio

Female

779

47.70%

Male

854

52.30%

Rice Population by Age

Rice Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rice Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98%2%
All86.3%13.7%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female63.7%36.3%

86.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rice Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5692.8786.3
Married3003.3798
Non Family1241.5368.5
Female912.8463.7
Male543.24100

3.11

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

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Rice Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.00%
9th to 12th Grade515.10%
High School Graduate26626.60%
Some College25525.50%
Associates Degree19619.60%
Bachelors Degree17617.60%
Graduate Degree464.60%
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Rice Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rice Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White949888217
Black2323
2+ Races21215
Hispanic55
Native American22

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 2+ races people with a rate of 23.81%.

Rice Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,056$49,856$41,488
Less Than 9th Grade$33,500$41,563$
High School Graduate$41,000$50,313$26,023
Some College$42,031$47,857$40,357
Bachelors Degree$53,854$53,810$54,167
Graduate Degree$57,188$$57,266

$44,056

Average Earnings

$49,856

Average Male

$41,488

Average Female

Rice Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rice Language by Age

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Rice Language

98.29% of Rice residents speak only English, while 1.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.

Rice Language

Rice Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,538553.58%
Black231773.91%
Multiple541425.93%

5.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.92%

Male Poverty Rate

5.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rice

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rice is Black, with 73.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rice is White, with 3.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.17%.

Rice Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.48%
Some College5.76%
High School4.89%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Rice Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.44%
Female Employed1.19%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Rice Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rice Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,598$78,300
Families$76,696$77,722
Married Families$89,659-
Non Families$48,158$61,102
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Income by Household Type

Rice Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Rice Married by Age and Sex

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Rice Marriage

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

Rice Marital Status by Race

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Rice Marital Status

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66

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
Vietnam17
First Gulf War12
Korea10
World War II

Rice Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5419
65 to 7413
75+12
18 to 3412
55 to 6410

Rice Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White595.69%
2+ Races733.33%

Rice Veterans by Race

Rice Veterans by Education

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6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rice Veterans by Education

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86.7%

Labor Force Participation

84.6%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Rice Employment by Age

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Rice Employment by Race

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Rice 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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86.34%

Born in Rice

99.82%

Native Born

0.18%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.82% of Rice residents were born in the United States, with 86.34% 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 Europe.

Rice Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,421151.07%
20201,406151.08%
20191,391151.09%
20181,376231.70%
20171,3530.00%
20161,35310.07%
20151,352191.43%
20141,33380.60%
20131,325110.84%
20121,31470.54%
20111,307251.95%
20101,2820.00%

Rice Population by Year