Wayzata, Minnesota Population 2021

4,797
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Wayzata is a city located in Hennepin County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,797, it is the 154th largest city in Minnesota and the 4880th largest city in the United States . Wayzata is currently growing at a rate of 1.48% annually and its population has increased by 30.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,688 in 2010. Wayzata reached it's highest population of 4,797 in 2021. Spanning over 5 miles, Wayzata has a population density of 1,549 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wayzata is $180,626 with a poverty rate of 6.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,163 per month, and the median house value is $523,600. The median age in Wayzata is 52.2 years, 50.5 years for males, and 54.9 years for females.

Wayzata Demographics

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

  • White: 91.89%
  • Black or African American: 5.59%
  • Asian: 1.34%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wayzata, Minnesota is 4,797 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,587.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,688.

Wayzata, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,19191.89%
Black or African American2555.59%
Asian611.34%
Two or More Races541.18%
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Wayzata Population by Race

Wayzata Population Pyramid $2021

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Wayzata Median Age

52.2


Total

50.5


Male

54.9


Female

Wayzata Adults

There are 3,748 adults, (1,520 of whom are seniors) in Wayzata.

Wayzata Age Dependency

104.7

Age Dependency Ratio

68.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wayzata Sex Ratio

Female

2,464

54.02%

Male

2,097

45.98%

Wayzata Population by Age

Wayzata Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wayzata Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.3%24.7%
Female66.2%33.8%
All55.3%44.7%
Male41%59%
Non Family33.6%66.4%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wayzata Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2002.0555.3
Married1,0872.8175.3
Non Family1,0091.1133.6
Female652.8666.2
Male393.6741

2.8

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Wayzata Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade300.85%
9th to 12th Grade641.81%
High School Graduate43812.41%
Some College59116.75%
Associates Degree2868.10%
Bachelors Degree1,22434.68%
Graduate Degree89625.39%
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Wayzata Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wayzata Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,3943,3232,025
Black846161
Asian444434
Hispanic77

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 asian people with a rate of 77.27%.

Wayzata Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,806$76,833$38,979
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$50,625$51,679$
Some College$38,321$55,122$33,321
Bachelors Degree$73,100$109,926$51,042
Graduate Degree$83,000$108,250$39,779

$53,806

Average Earnings

$76,833

Average Male

$38,979

Average Female

Wayzata Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wayzata Language by Age

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Wayzata Language

93.20% of Wayzata residents speak only English, while 6.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.33% of the population.

Wayzata Language

Wayzata Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1541864.48%
Black2376728.27%
Multiple543055.56%
Hispanic77100.00%

6.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.39%

Male Poverty Rate

8.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wayzata

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wayzata is White, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.92%.

Wayzata Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade67.02%
High School4.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.27%
Some College2.76%

Wayzata Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.63%
Female Employed5.36%
Male Employed1.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wayzata Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wayzata Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,852$180,626
Families$135,078$268,088
Married Families$137,938-
Non Families$50,475$76,421
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Income by Household Type

Wayzata Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Wayzata Married by Age and Sex

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Wayzata 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 35-44.

Wayzata Marital Status by Race

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Wayzata Marital Status

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295

Number of Veterans

295

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam90
Korea39
World War II37
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War17

Wayzata Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+178
65 to 7465
55 to 6426
35 to 5426
18 to 34

Wayzata Veterans by Age

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Wayzata Veterans by Race

Wayzata Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wayzata Veterans by Education

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55.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wayzata Employment by Age

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Wayzata Employment by Race

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Wayzata 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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54.86%

Born in Wayzata

93.77%

Native Born

6.23%

Foreign Born

2.37%

Non Citizen

3.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.77% of Wayzata residents were born in the United States, with 54.86% having been born in Minnesota. 2.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wayzata Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,797701.48%
20204,727701.50%
20194,657701.53%
20184,587190.42%
20174,568370.82%
20164,531430.96%
20154,488521.17%
20144,4362195.19%
20134,21743611.53%
20123,781501.34%
20113,731421.14%
20103,689-424-1.08%
20004,1133070.78%
19903,8061850.50%
19803,621-79-0.22%
19703,7004811.40%
19603,2190.00%

Wayzata Population by Year