Wabasha, Minnesota Population 2021

2,475
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Wabasha is a city located in Wabasha County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Wabasha County. With a 2020 population of 2,475, it is the 236th largest city in Minnesota and the 6860th largest city in the United States . Wabasha is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -1.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,521 in 2010. Wabasha reached it's highest population of 2,622 in 1910. Spanning over 9 miles, Wabasha has a population density of 302 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wabasha is $68,532 with a poverty rate of 9.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $696 per month, and the median house value is $165,000. The median age in Wabasha is 51.4 years, 47.6 years for males, and 53.3 years for females.

Wabasha Demographics

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

  • White: 97.27%
  • Native American: 0.97%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wabasha, Minnesota is 2,475 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,472.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,521.

Wabasha, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,60097.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.97%
Two or More Races180.67%
Some Other Race140.52%
Asian80.30%
Black or African American70.26%
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Wabasha Population by Race

Wabasha Population Pyramid $2021

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Wabasha Median Age

51.4


Total

47.6


Male

53.3


Female

Wabasha Adults

There are 2,172 adults, (875 of whom are seniors) in Wabasha.

Wabasha Age Dependency

106.1

Age Dependency Ratio

67.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabasha Sex Ratio

Female

1,396

52.23%

Male

1,277

47.77%

Wabasha Population by Age

Wabasha Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wabasha Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.7%8.3%
All71.5%28.5%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female40.8%59.2%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wabasha Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2162.0971.5
Married5642.7591.7
Non Family4991.257.5
Female1472.6140.8
Male61.67100

2.69

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Wabasha Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade301.46%
9th to 12th Grade1014.92%
High School Graduate63030.72%
Some College48823.79%
Associates Degree25012.19%
Bachelors Degree27613.46%
Graduate Degree27613.46%
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Wabasha Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wabasha Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,9841,870540
Hispanic242412
2+ Races189
Native American1717
Asian8
Black77
Other Race777

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wabasha Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,394$43,625$30,880
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$22,941$26,000$17,000
Some College$40,887$44,167$32,391
Bachelors Degree$44,063$50,481$40,536
Graduate Degree$64,808$64,712$67,813

$36,394

Average Earnings

$43,625

Average Male

$30,880

Average Female

Wabasha Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wabasha Language by Age

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Wabasha Language

96.87% of Wabasha residents speak only English, while 3.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.82% of the population.

Wabasha Language

Wabasha Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4912289.15%
Hispanic26726.92%
Black77100.00%
Native20525.00%

9.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.20%

Male Poverty Rate

10.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabasha

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabasha is White, with 9.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.47%.

Wabasha Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.74%
High School16.06%
Some College4.51%
Bachelors or Greater0.73%

Wabasha Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed32.35%
Female Employed8.37%
Male Employed4.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wabasha Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wabasha Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,534$68,532
Families$73,438$89,401
Married Families$81,500-
Non Families$32,286$37,392
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Income by Household Type

Wabasha Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wabasha Married by Age and Sex

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Wabasha 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 45-54.

Wabasha Marital Status by Race

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Wabasha Marital Status

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264

Number of Veterans

256

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam105
First Gulf War47
Second Gulf War37
Korea32
World War II14

Wabasha Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+102
65 to 7496
55 to 6429
35 to 5423
18 to 3414

Wabasha Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White24811.73%
2+ Races950.00%
Hispanic729.17%
Black7100.00%

Wabasha Veterans by Race

Wabasha Veterans by Education

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6.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabasha Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wabasha Employment by Age

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Wabasha Employment by Race

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Wabasha 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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70.89%

Born in Wabasha

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.18% of Wabasha residents were born in the United States, with 70.89% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wabasha Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,47510.04%
20202,47410.04%
20192,47310.04%
20182,472-1-0.04%
20172,473150.61%
20162,458-1-0.04%
20152,459-27-1.09%
20142,486-17-0.68%
20132,503-4-0.16%
20122,507-9-0.36%
20112,516-4-0.16%
20102,520-79-0.31%
20002,599990.10%
19602,500-122-0.10%
19102,622940.37%
19002,5280.00%

Wabasha Population by Year