Sauk Centre, Minnesota Population 2021

4,545
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Sauk Centre is a city located in Stearns County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,545, it is the 160th largest city in Minnesota and the 5036th largest city in the United States . Sauk Centre is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually and its population has increased by 5.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,317 in 2010. Sauk Centre reached it's highest population of 4,545 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Sauk Centre has a population density of 1,091 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sauk Centre is $70,923 with a poverty rate of 8.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $642 per month, and the median house value is $144,200. The median age in Sauk Centre is 35.4 years, 34.7 years for males, and 35.7 years for females.

Sauk Centre Demographics

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

  • White: 90.33%
  • Other race: 4.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.17%
  • Black or African American: 1.63%
  • Native American: 1.58%
  • Asian: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sauk Centre, Minnesota is 4,545 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,485.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,317.

Sauk Centre, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,99890.33%
Some Other Race1774.00%
Two or More Races962.17%
Black or African American721.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native701.58%
Asian130.29%
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Sauk Centre Population by Race

Sauk Centre Population Pyramid $2021

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Sauk Centre Median Age

35.4


Total

34.7


Male

35.7


Female

Sauk Centre Adults

There are 3,282 adults, (892 of whom are seniors) in Sauk Centre.

Sauk Centre Age Dependency

85.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sauk Centre Sex Ratio

Female

2,337

52.80%

Male

2,089

47.20%

Sauk Centre Population by Age

Sauk Centre Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sauk Centre Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
Female73.4%26.6%
All60.7%39.3%
Non Family37.7%62.3%
Male20.6%79.4%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sauk Centre Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8442.3560.7
Married8313.1482.7
Non Family7721.1337.7
Female1733.173.4
Male684.6220.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Sauk Centre Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2137.28%
9th to 12th Grade2227.59%
High School Graduate1,02635.09%
Some College69623.80%
Associates Degree31310.70%
Bachelors Degree35612.18%
Graduate Degree983.35%
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Sauk Centre Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sauk Centre Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6242,322441
Hispanic15743
Other Race9415
Native American7051
Black6060
2+ Races2828
Asian131313

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 100.00%.

Sauk Centre Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,259$42,575$30,825
Less Than 9th Grade$35,139$35,347$
High School Graduate$41,696$49,089$27,316
Some College$32,433$37,326$28,333
Bachelors Degree$53,750$62,292$47,578
Graduate Degree$62,031$$

$36,259

Average Earnings

$42,575

Average Male

$30,825

Average Female

Sauk Centre Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sauk Centre Language by Age

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Sauk Centre Language

91.59% of Sauk Centre residents speak only English, while 8.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.72% of the population.

Sauk Centre Language

Sauk Centre Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8743639.37%
Multiple961414.58%

8.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

8.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sauk Centre

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sauk Centre is Multiple, with 14.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sauk Centre is White, with 9.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.48%.

Sauk Centre Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.17%
High School8.95%
Some College5.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.86%

Sauk Centre Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.34%
Female Employed3.34%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sauk Centre Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sauk Centre Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,851$70,923
Families$62,037$86,925
Married Families$66,750-
Non Families$36,250$43,337
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Income by Household Type

Sauk Centre Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sauk Centre Married by Age and Sex

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Sauk Centre 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 35-44.

Sauk Centre Marital Status by Race

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Sauk Centre Marital Status

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306

Number of Veterans

282

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam130
Second Gulf War41
First Gulf War38
Korea15
World War II4

Sauk Centre Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74116
75+88
55 to 6447
35 to 5438
18 to 3417

Sauk Centre Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2688.99%
Native American2434.29%
Black1423.33%

Sauk Centre Veterans by Race

Sauk Centre Veterans by Education

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18.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sauk Centre Veterans by Education

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62.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sauk Centre Employment by Age

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Sauk Centre Employment by Race

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Sauk Centre 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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87.32%

Born in Sauk Centre

97.13%

Native Born

2.87%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

0.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.13% of Sauk Centre residents were born in the United States, with 87.32% having been born in Minnesota. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sauk Centre Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,545200.44%
20204,525200.44%
20194,505200.45%
20184,485902.05%
20174,395-6-0.14%
20164,40190.20%
20154,392430.99%
20144,349250.58%
20134,32450.12%
20124,31980.19%
20114,311100.23%
20104,3013710.91%
20003,9303490.93%
19903,581-128-0.35%
19803,709-41-0.11%
19703,7501770.48%
19603,5734331.30%
19503,1401240.40%
19403,0163001.05%
19302,716170.06%
19202,6990.00%

Sauk Centre Population by Year