Stillwater, Minnesota Population 2020

19,538

Stillwater is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 19,538, it is the 61st largest city in Minnesota and the 1890th largest city in the United States. Stillwater is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 7.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,225 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Stillwater has a population density of 2,427 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stillwater is $108,586 with a poverty rate of 5.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $988 per month, and the median house value is $271,000. The median age in Stillwater is 41.4 years, 39.5 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.2 males.

Stillwater Demographics

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

  • White: 93.50%
  • Two or more races: 2.82%
  • Black or African American: 2.62%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Stillwater, Minnesota is 19,538, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,404.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 18,225.

Stillwater, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18,02293.50%
Two or More Races5442.82%
Black or African American5052.62%
Asian1250.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.22%
Some Other Race360.19%

Stillwater Population Pyramid 2020

Stillwater Median Age

41.4


Total

39.5


Male

42.8


Female

Stillwater Adults

There are 14,452 adults, (3,152 of whom are seniors) in Stillwater.

Stillwater Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Stillwater Sex Ratio

Female

9,487

49.22%

Male

9,788

50.78%

Stillwater Households and Families

Stillwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stillwater Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.3%6.7%
All78.6%21.4%
Non Family64.2%35.8%
Female61.2%38.8%
Male51%49%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3702.5578.6
Married3,9043.1793.3
Non Family2,3671.2464.2
Female6892.9561.2
Male4103.551

3.09

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stillwater Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade820.63%
9th to 12th Grade3362.58%
High School Graduate2,46118.91%
Some College2,67520.55%
Associates Degree1,2829.85%
Bachelors Degree3,92830.18%
Graduate Degree2,25117.30%

Stillwater Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,33511,9945,936
Hispanic256220111
Black18416419
Multiple Races17115098
Asian868650
Native American313113
Other Race2111

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 asian people with a rate of 58.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,426$59,592$45,180
Less Than High School$19,622$19,727$19,063
High School Grad$29,938$31,820$26,518
Some College$42,281$48,984$37,386
Bachelors Degree$73,942$92,582$57,375
Graduate Degree$77,602$90,087$71,131

$53,426

Average Earnings

$59,592

Average Male

$45,180

Average Female

Stillwater Language

Stillwater Language by Age

Stillwater Language

97.80% of Stillwater residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Stillwater Poverty

Stillwater Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,3758194.71%
Hispanic4637415.98%
Multiple5235310.13%
Black432429.72%
Native3512.86%

5.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.24%

Male Poverty Rate

6.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stillwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stillwater is Hispanic, with 15.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stillwater is Native, with 2.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.77%
High School9.74%
Some College5.53%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.48%
Male Unemployed12.61%
Female Employed4.97%
Male Employed1.80%

Stillwater Income

Stillwater Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,104$108,586
Families$105,673$124,428
Married Families$117,237-
Non Families$51,952$70,455

Stillwater Marital Status

Stillwater Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Stillwater Married by Age and Sex

Stillwater 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.

Stillwater Marital Status by Race

Stillwater Veterans

1,190

Number of Veterans

1,120

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam523
Korea139
First Gulf War105
Second Gulf War96
World War II77
Age Group Veterans
75+383
65 to 74356
35 to 54197
55 to 64187
18 to 3467
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1908.60%
Hispanic268.78%

$Stillwater Veterans by Education

7.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stillwater Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.3%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Stillwater 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

71.03%

Born in Minnesota

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.05% of Stillwater residents were born in the United States, with 71.03% having been born in Minnesota. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202019,538670.34%
201919,471670.35%
201819,404930.48%
201719,311670.35%
201619,244130.07%
201519,231790.41%
201419,1521120.59%
201319,0401010.53%
201218,9391620.86%
201118,777940.50%
201018,6833,5402.12%
200015,1431,2610.87%
199013,8821,5921.23%
198012,2902,0991.89%
197010,1911,8812.06%
19608,3106360.80%
19507,6746610.90%
19407,013-160-0.23%
19307,173-562-0.75%
19207,735-2,463-2.73%
191010,198-2,120-1.87%
190012,3181,0580.90%
189011,2602,2052.20%
18809,0554,9318.18%
18704,1240.00%