Spicer, Minnesota Population 2024

1,071

Spicer is a city located in Kandiyohi County Minnesota. Spicer has a 2024 population of 1,071. Spicer is currently declining at a rate of -0.93% annually and its population has decreased by -3.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,110 in 2020.

The average household income in Spicer is $94,313 with a poverty rate of 7.62%. The median age in Spicer is 47.2 years: 47.1 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.

Spicer Demographics

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

  • White: 83.53%
  • Two or more races: 12.18%
  • Other race: 1.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.68%
  • Native American: 0.76%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
1.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
894.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.51% (-39)
The current population of Spicer, Minnesota is 1,071 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,110.

Population by Race

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White99483.53%
Two or more races14512.18%
Other race221.85%
Black or African American201.68%
Native American90.76%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Spicer Population by Race

Spicer Population Pyramid 2024

Spicer Median Age

47.2

Total

47.1

Male

47.7

Female

Spicer Adults

There are 955 adults, (200 of whom are seniors) in Spicer.

Spicer Age Dependency

57.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Spicer Sex Ratio

Female53344.79%
Male65755.21%

Spicer Population by Age

Spicer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5222.2269.230.8
Non Family2541.2650.849.2
Married2272.858911
Male212.6785.714.3
Female206.856040

3.04

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Spicer Households and Families

Male

Female

Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade242.76%
Associates Degree13014.94%
Bachelors Degree13315.29%
Graduate Degree9410.8%
High School Graduate22025.29%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College26930.92%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Spicer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spicer Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White808784212
Hispanic363615
2+ Races24244
Black20200
Other Race111111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

Spicer Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$48,438$108,021$36,250
Graduate Degree$75,833$72,917$82,750
High School Graduate$20,815$23,125$9,318
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$39,028$52,300$32,250
Some College$39,583$55,625$25,313

$39,028

Average Earnings

$52,300

Average Male

$32,250

Average Female

Spicer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spicer Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Spicer Language

94.43% of Spicer residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.53% of the population.

Spicer Language

Spicer Poverty by Race

rate

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White987909.12%

7.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.45%

Male Poverty Rate

4.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spicer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spicer is White, with 9.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spicer is White, with 9.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.55%.

Spicer Poverty

rate

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.17%
High School15.45%
Some College10.28%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Spicer Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Employed4.31%
Female Employed1.75%
Male Unemployed0%

Spicer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Spicer Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Name
Median
Mean
Families$101,667$143,625
Households$68,571$94,313
Married Families$108,906$-999,999,999
Non Families$23,846$40,487

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Spicer Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Spicer Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Spicer 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.

Spicer Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Spicer Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

43

Number of Veterans

43

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

War
Veterans
Vietnam17
Korea11
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War4
World War II0

Spicer Veterans by War

count

Age Group
Veterans
75+24
65 to 749
35 to 548
55 to 642
18 to 340

Spicer Veterans by Age

count

Name
Veterans
% of Total
White435.05%

Spicer Veterans by Race

Spicer Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spicer Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

71%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Spicer Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Spicer Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Spicer Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

76.39%

Born in Spicer

97.31%

Native Born

2.69%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

2.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.31% of Spicer residents were born in the United States, with 76.39% having been born in Minnesota. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Spicer Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change
Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,022-10-0.97%
20281,032-10-0.96%
20271,042-9-0.86%
20261,051-10-0.94%
20251,061-10-0.93%
20241,071-10-0.93%
20231,081-5-0.46%
20221,086-18-1.63%
20211,104-6-0.54%
20201,110-122-9.9%
20191,23290.74%
20181,22380.66%
20171,21540.33%
20161,21130.25%
20151,20860.5%
20141,20220.17%
20131,20040.33%
20121,19660.5%
20111,19060.51%
20101,18400%

Spicer Population by Year