White Bear Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

26,016

White Bear Lake is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 26,016, it is the 40th largest city in Minnesota and the 1470th largest city in the United States. White Bear Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.16% annually and its population has increased by 9.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,797 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, White Bear Lake has a population density of 3,226 people per square mile.

The average household income in White Bear Lake is $87,432 with a poverty rate of 5.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,077 per month, and the median house value is $215,800. The median age in White Bear Lake is 42.2 years, 38.9 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.3 males.

White Bear Lake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of White Bear Lake was:

  • White: 89.44%
  • Asian: 4.38%
  • Black or African American: 2.47%
  • Two or more races: 2.45%
  • Other race: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of White Bear Lake, Minnesota is 26,016, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,932.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,797.

White Bear Lake, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,89789.44%
Asian1,1214.38%
Black or African American6332.47%
Two or More Races6272.45%
Some Other Race1620.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native1610.63%

White Bear Lake Population Pyramid 2020

White Bear Lake Median Age

42.2


Total

38.9


Male

45.5


Female

White Bear Lake Adults

There are 20,213 adults, (5,057 of whom are seniors) in White Bear Lake.

White Bear Lake Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

White Bear Lake Sex Ratio

Female

13,314

52.01%

Male

12,287

47.99%

White Bear Lake Households and Families

White Bear Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White Bear Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All69.1%30.9%
Non Family55%45%
Female48.2%51.8%
Male45.9%54.1%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6382.3869.1
Married5,2533.0985.8
Non Family3,8411.1655
Female1,1452.9948.2
Male3993.0145.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White Bear Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2621.40%
9th to 12th Grade4132.20%
High School Graduate4,73125.21%
Some College4,74425.28%
Associates Degree2,17711.60%
Bachelors Degree4,15522.14%
Graduate Degree2,28212.16%

White Bear Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,79316,3115,909
Asian777653271
Hispanic528473141
Black39839164
Multiple Races21320652
Other Race1359918
Native American8585

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,383$52,730$34,542
Less Than High School$22,875$40,417$
High School Grad$32,081$42,308$20,750
Some College$39,285$46,383$32,684
Bachelors Degree$54,694$68,527$46,315
Graduate Degree$69,694$84,766$63,208

$42,383

Average Earnings

$52,730

Average Male

$34,542

Average Female

White Bear Lake Language

White Bear Lake Language by Age

White Bear Lake Language

93.40% of White Bear Lake residents speak only English, while 6.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

White Bear Lake Poverty

White Bear Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,9731,0504.78%
Hispanic92813614.66%
Native1569963.46%
Other1628351.23%
Asian1,121706.24%
Multiple6276810.85%
Black612599.64%

5.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.19%

Male Poverty Rate

6.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White Bear Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in White Bear Lake is Native, with 63.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White Bear Lake is White, with 4.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.22%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.40%
Some College5.89%
High School5.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.37%
Male Unemployed6.83%
Female Employed5.15%
Male Employed2.79%

White Bear Lake Income

White Bear Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,012$87,432
Families$88,159$103,682
Married Families$99,415-
Non Families$42,127$55,539

White Bear Lake Marital Status

White Bear Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

White Bear Lake Married by Age and Sex

White Bear Lake 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 35-44.

White Bear Lake Marital Status by Race

White Bear Lake Veterans

1,800

Number of Veterans

1,725

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam621
Second Gulf War264
Korea212
First Gulf War198
World War II130
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7669.64%
Hispanic162.74%
Asian101.19%
Black102.23%
2 or More72.47%
Other75.19%

$White Bear Lake Veterans by Education

4.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

White Bear Lake Employment Status

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

White Bear Lake Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

71.12%

Born in Minnesota

94.18%

Native Born

5.82%

Foreign Born

2.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.18% of White Bear Lake residents were born in the United States, with 71.12% having been born in Minnesota. 2.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202026,016420.16%
201925,974420.16%
201825,9321850.72%
201725,747420.16%
201625,7055021.99%
201525,2031310.52%
201425,0724251.72%
201324,6472060.84%
201224,4412390.99%
201124,2023391.42%
201023,863-462-0.19%
200024,325-379-0.15%
199024,7042,1660.92%
198022,538-775-0.34%
197023,31310,4646.14%
196012,8499,20313.42%
19503,6467882.46%
19402,8582580.95%
19302,6001,2002.08%
19001,4000.00%