Wahkon, Minnesota Population 2021

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Wahkon is a city located in Mille Lacs County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 223, it is the 638th largest city in Minnesota and the 16330th largest city in the United States . Wahkon is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 8.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 206 in 2010. Wahkon reached it's highest population of 223 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Wahkon has a population density of 233 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wahkon is $53,633 with a poverty rate of 21.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $711 per month, and the median house value is $185,700. The median age in Wahkon is 55 years, 56.1 years for males, and 53.1 years for females.

Wahkon Demographics

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

  • White: 87.11%
  • Native American: 7.03%
  • Two or more races: 5.08%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wahkon, Minnesota is 223 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 217.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 206.

Wahkon, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22387.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native187.03%
Two or More Races135.08%
Asian20.78%
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Wahkon Population by Race

Wahkon Population Pyramid $2021

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Wahkon Median Age

55


Total

56.1


Male

53.1


Female

Wahkon Adults

There are 222 adults, (74 of whom are seniors) in Wahkon.

Wahkon Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23

Child Dependency Ratio

Wahkon Sex Ratio

Female

135

52.73%

Male

121

47.27%

Wahkon Population by Age

Wahkon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wahkon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
All73%27%
Female33.3%66.7%
Male28.6%71.4%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wahkon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1262.0373
Non Family621.3477.4
Married422.3888.1
Female153.2733.3
Male73.4328.6

2.5

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Wahkon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.97%
9th to 12th Grade209.66%
High School Graduate9545.89%
Some College3516.91%
Associates Degree2914.01%
Bachelors Degree199.18%
Graduate Degree73.38%
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Wahkon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wahkon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18316423
Native American15123
2+ Races77
Asian22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 20.00%.

Wahkon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,667$29,821$20,313
Less Than 9th Grade$26,250$$25,000
High School Graduate$11,250$21,250$4,531
Some College$28,214$29,750$20,938
Bachelors Degree$51,250$$
Graduate Degree$63,750$$57,500

$26,667

Average Earnings

$29,821

Average Male

$20,313

Average Female

Wahkon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wahkon Language by Age

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Wahkon Language

96.40% of Wahkon residents speak only English, while 3.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.00% of the population.

Wahkon Language

Wahkon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2194319.63%
Native18844.44%
Multiple11327.27%

21.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.71%

Male Poverty Rate

29.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wahkon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wahkon is Native, with 44.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wahkon is White, with 19.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.67%.

Wahkon Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School32.63%
Less Than 9th Grade13.64%
Some College10.94%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%

Wahkon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.69%
Male Employed4.08%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wahkon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wahkon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,000$53,633
Families$49,167$64,483
Married Families$60,625-
Non Families$16,250$37,626
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Income by Household Type

Wahkon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wahkon Married by Age and Sex

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Wahkon 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 Over 65.

Wahkon Marital Status by Race

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Wahkon Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War6
Korea1
World War II
Second Gulf War

Wahkon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7410
55 to 648
75+3
35 to 543
18 to 34

Wahkon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White199.69%
Native American317.65%
2+ Races228.57%

Wahkon Veterans by Race

Wahkon Veterans by Education

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16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wahkon Veterans by Education

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47.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wahkon Employment by Age

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Wahkon Employment by Race

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Wahkon 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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84.77%

Born in Wahkon

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

1.17%

Non Citizen

1.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.27% of Wahkon residents were born in the United States, with 84.77% having been born in Minnesota. 1.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Wahkon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202122320.90%
202022120.91%
201921920.92%
201821731.40%
201721441.90%
201621010.48%
201520910.48%
201420810.48%
201320710.49%
20122060.00%
2011206-1-0.48%
20102070.00%

Wahkon Population by Year