Sauk Rapids, Minnesota Population 2020

14,477

Sauk Rapids is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 14,477, it is the 74th largest city in Minnesota and the 2357th largest city in the United States. Sauk Rapids is currently growing at a rate of 2.11% annually and its population has increased by 13.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,773 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Sauk Rapids has a population density of 2,305 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sauk Rapids is $65,840 with a poverty rate of 17.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $723 per month, and the median house value is $157,300. The median age in Sauk Rapids is 32.8 years, 32.6 years for males, and 32.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.7 males.

Sauk Rapids Demographics

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

  • White: 93.65%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Asian: 2.25%
  • Other race: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota is 14,477, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,773.

Sauk Rapids, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,66993.65%
Two or More Races3502.59%
Asian3042.25%
Some Other Race1270.94%
Black or African American740.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.03%

Sauk Rapids Population Pyramid 2020

Sauk Rapids Median Age

32.8


Total

32.6


Male

32.9


Female

Sauk Rapids Adults

There are 9,977 adults, (1,567 of whom are seniors) in Sauk Rapids.

Sauk Rapids Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sauk Rapids Sex Ratio

Female

6,809

50.33%

Male

6,719

49.67%

Sauk Rapids Households and Families

Sauk Rapids Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sauk Rapids Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All61%39%
Male53.5%46.5%
Female50.1%49.9%
Non Family37.3%62.7%

61.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4802.3961
Married2,4353.184.8
Non Family2,0621.3437.3
Male5182.3153.5
Female4653.4250.1

2.96

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sauk Rapids Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1341.50%
9th to 12th Grade3183.55%
High School Graduate2,30725.75%
Some College2,56128.59%
Associates Degree1,29714.48%
Bachelors Degree1,75919.64%
Graduate Degree5826.50%

Sauk Rapids Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,4408,0401,982
Hispanic252231137
Asian152131131
Other Race127127127
Multiple Races818162
Black504039
Native American44

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,430$44,398$32,235
Less Than High School$$21,378$
High School Grad$36,000$39,180$22,700
Some College$35,142$42,690$31,551
Bachelors Degree$41,030$58,047$34,194
Graduate Degree$69,276$78,512$67,969

$37,430

Average Earnings

$44,398

Average Male

$32,235

Average Female

Sauk Rapids Language

Sauk Rapids Language by Age

Sauk Rapids Language

95.31% of Sauk Rapids residents speak only English, while 4.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Sauk Rapids Poverty

Sauk Rapids Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,1061,69213.98%
Multiple35020358.00%
Asian30418861.84%
Hispanic43618241.74%
Black711014.08%
Native44100.00%

17.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.76%

Male Poverty Rate

20.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sauk Rapids

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sauk Rapids is White, with 13.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.23%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.76%
High School16.73%
Some College11.92%
Bachelors or Greater8.89%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed78.26%
Male Unemployed18.39%
Female Employed12.70%
Male Employed5.35%

Sauk Rapids Income

Sauk Rapids Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,725$65,840
Families$63,693$77,128
Married Families$77,823-
Non Families$33,643$42,988

Sauk Rapids Marital Status

Sauk Rapids Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sauk Rapids Married by Age and Sex

Sauk 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 55-64.

Sauk Rapids Marital Status by Race

Sauk Rapids Veterans

896

Number of Veterans

807

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam309
Second Gulf War250
First Gulf War77
Korea75
World War II29
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74299
75+209
18 to 34161
35 to 54127
55 to 64100
Name Veterans % of Total
White8969.49%
Hispanic238.21%

$Sauk Rapids Veterans by Education

7.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sauk Rapids Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Sauk Rapids Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.90%

Born in Minnesota

95.91%

Native Born

4.09%

Foreign Born

2.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.91% of Sauk Rapids residents were born in the United States, with 80.90% having been born in Minnesota. 2.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,4772992.11%
201914,1782992.15%
201813,879970.70%
201713,7822992.22%
201613,4831911.44%
201513,292910.69%
201413,201450.34%
201313,1562622.03%
201212,894-17-0.13%
201112,911720.56%
201012,8392,6262.31%
200010,2132,3882.70%
19907,8252,0323.05%
19805,7937421.38%
19705,0511,0132.26%
19604,0386281.70%
19503,4104291.35%
19402,9813251.16%
19302,6560.00%