Taconite, Minnesota Population 2021

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Taconite is a city located in Itasca County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 637, it is the 442nd largest city in Minnesota and the 12269th largest city in the United States . Taconite is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 76.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 360 in 2010. Taconite reached it's highest population of 648 in 2010. Spanning over 30 miles, Taconite has a population density of 23 people per square mile.

The average household income in Taconite is $72,181 with a poverty rate of 10.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $702 per month, and the median house value is $98,600. The median age in Taconite is 40.4 years, 38.3 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.

Taconite Demographics

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

  • White: 94.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.03%
  • Black or African American: 1.30%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Taconite, Minnesota is 637 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 631.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 360.

Taconite, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72794.42%
Two or More Races314.03%
Black or African American101.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.26%
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Taconite Population by Race

Taconite Population Pyramid $2021

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Taconite Median Age

40.4


Total

38.3


Male

40.8


Female

Taconite Adults

There are 567 adults, (135 of whom are seniors) in Taconite.

Taconite Age Dependency

78.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47

Child Dependency Ratio

Taconite Sex Ratio

Female

352

45.71%

Male

418

54.29%

Taconite Population by Age

Taconite Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Taconite Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.4%3.6%
All85.5%14.5%
Female83.3%16.7%
Non Family75.4%24.6%
Male61.5%38.5%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taconite Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3252.3785.5
Married1673.1696.4
Non Family1141.2275.4
Male262.3861.5
Female182.2883.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Taconite Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade336.59%
High School Graduate18236.33%
Some College15430.74%
Associates Degree6713.37%
Bachelors Degree387.58%
Graduate Degree275.39%
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Taconite Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Taconite Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White47645357
2+ Races13138
Black10
Native American22

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 2+ races people with a rate of 61.54%.

Taconite Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,903$48,359$30,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,661$30,833$14,688
Some College$42,813$84,167$30,000
Bachelors Degree$47,917$34,464$61,563
Graduate Degree$69,063$$68,750

$35,903

Average Earnings

$48,359

Average Male

$30,500

Average Female

Taconite Earnings by Educational Attainment

Taconite Language by Age

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Taconite Language

93.52% of Taconite residents speak only English, while 6.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 6.48% of the population.

Taconite Language

Taconite Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White727638.67%
Multiple311135.48%
Black1010100.00%

10.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

6.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taconite

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taconite is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taconite is White, with 8.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.81%.

Taconite Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.30%
High School12.64%
Some College4.98%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Taconite Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed19.25%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed2.24%

Taconite Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Taconite Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,292$72,181
Families$69,375$88,985
Married Families$80,938-
Non Families$33,750$38,026
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Income by Household Type

Taconite Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

56.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Taconite Married by Age and Sex

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Taconite Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Taconite Marital Status by Race

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Taconite Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
Korea4
First Gulf War4
World War II2
Second Gulf War

Taconite Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7416
75+9
55 to 647
35 to 547
18 to 34

Taconite Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White376.83%
2+ Races215.38%

Taconite Veterans by Race

Taconite Veterans by Education

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7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taconite Veterans by Education

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66.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Taconite Employment by Age

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Taconite Employment by Race

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Taconite 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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85.45%

Born in Taconite

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.74% of Taconite residents were born in the United States, with 85.45% having been born in Minnesota. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Taconite Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202163720.31%
202063520.32%
201963320.32%
2018631-3-0.47%
2017634-1-0.16%
2016635-5-0.78%
2015640-3-0.47%
2014643-4-0.62%
201364710.15%
20126460.00%
2011646-2-0.31%
20106480.00%

Taconite Population by Year