Waite Park is a city located in Stearns County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 7,822, it is the 120th largest city in Minnesota and the 3684th largest city in the United States . Waite Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.35% annually and its population has increased by 16.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,715 in 2010. Waite Park reached it's highest population of 7,822 in 2021. Spanning over 13 miles, Waite Park has a population density of 619 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waite Park is $53,333 with a poverty rate of 24.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $844 per month, and the median house value is $151,700. The median age in Waite Park is 31.1 years, 29.4 years for males, and 31.7 years for females.