Watkins is a city located in Meeker County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 989, it is the 356th largest city in Minnesota and the 10333rd largest city in the United States . Watkins is currently growing at a rate of 1.85% annually and its population has increased by 2.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 962 in 2010. Watkins reached it's highest population of 989 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Watkins has a population density of 1,417 people per square mile.
The average household income in Watkins is $52,230 with a poverty rate of 8.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $492 per month, and the median house value is $99,700. The median age in Watkins is 32.8 years, 34.5 years for males, and 31.9 years for females.