Waubun, Minnesota Population 2021

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Waubun is a city located in Mahnomen County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 411, it is the 533rd largest city in Minnesota and the 14162nd largest city in the United States . Waubun is currently growing at a rate of 0.74% annually and its population has increased by 2.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 400 in 2010. Waubun reached it's highest population of 411 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Waubun has a population density of 799 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waubun is $56,603 with a poverty rate of 22.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $70,500. The median age in Waubun is 30.1 years, 30.3 years for males, and 27.7 years for females.

Waubun Demographics

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

  • Native American: 44.80%
  • White: 34.18%
  • Two or more races: 17.55%
  • Black or African American: 1.62%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.15%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Asian: 0.23%
The current population of Waubun, Minnesota is 411 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 402.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 400.

Waubun, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native19444.80%
White14834.18%
Two or More Races7617.55%
Black or African American71.62%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51.15%
Some Other Race20.46%
Asian10.23%
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Waubun Population by Race

Waubun Population Pyramid $2021

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Waubun Median Age

30.1


Total

30.3


Male

27.7


Female

Waubun Adults

There are 277 adults, (76 of whom are seniors) in Waubun.

Waubun Age Dependency

115.4

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

77.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Waubun Sex Ratio

Female

209

48.27%

Male

224

51.73%

Waubun Population by Age

Waubun Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Waubun Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male87.5%12.5%
Married79.6%20.4%
All66.9%33.1%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Female25%75%

66.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Waubun Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1512.8766.9
Married543.5279.6
Non Family451.1655.6
Male323.4487.5
Female204.0525

3.23

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

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Waubun Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade62.53%
9th to 12th Grade93.80%
High School Graduate9339.24%
Some College5824.47%
Associates Degree3514.77%
Bachelors Degree2811.81%
Graduate Degree83.38%
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Waubun Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Waubun Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11611326
Native American928310
2+ Races2322
Black33
Hispanic2
Other Race2
Asian11

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 white people with a rate of 22.41%.

Waubun Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,250$33,750$35,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,333$26,250$38,750
Some College$38,611$42,500$34,375
Bachelors Degree$30,625$40,625$
Graduate Degree$66,250$$64,375

$34,250

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$35,000

Average Female

Waubun Earnings by Educational Attainment

Waubun Language by Age

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Waubun Language

99.74% of Waubun residents speak only English, while 0.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.26% of the population.

Waubun Language

Waubun Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1885629.79%
Multiple662030.30%
White142117.75%
Black7457.14%

22.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.90%

Male Poverty Rate

27.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waubun

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waubun is Black, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waubun is White, with 7.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.02%.

Waubun Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.67%
Some College19.35%
High School9.68%
Bachelors or Greater8.33%

Waubun Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed12.64%
Male Employed9.30%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Waubun Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Waubun Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,250$56,603
Families$52,500$61,743
Married Families$78,333-
Non Families$21,250$33,138
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Income by Household Type

Waubun Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Waubun Married by Age and Sex

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Waubun 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 55-64.

Waubun Marital Status by Race

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Waubun Marital Status

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36

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea3
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War1
World War II

Waubun Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7411
55 to 6411
75+8
35 to 546
18 to 34

Waubun Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2116.54%
Native American1110.00%
2+ Races39.68%
Asian1100.00%

Waubun Veterans by Race

Waubun Veterans by Education

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16.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waubun Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Waubun Employment by Age

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Waubun Employment by Race

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Waubun 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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84.06%

Born in Waubun

99.77%

Native Born

0.23%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.77% of Waubun residents were born in the United States, with 84.06% 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.

Waubun Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202141130.74%
202040830.74%
201940530.75%
2018402-6-1.47%
201740871.75%
201640141.01%
2015397-8-1.98%
201440530.75%
2013402-3-0.74%
201240510.25%
201140420.50%
20104020.00%

Waubun Population by Year