Willow River, Minnesota Population 2020

408

Willow River is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 408, it is the 538th largest city in Minnesota and the 14187th largest city in the United States. Willow River is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually but its population has decreased by -1.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 415 in 2010. Willow River reached it's highest population of 414 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Willow River has a population density of 238 people per square mile.

The average household income in Willow River is $49,039 with a poverty rate of 14.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $123,400. The median age in Willow River is 40.9 years, 40.9 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.3 males.

Willow River Demographics

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

  • White: 98.18%
  • Other race: 0.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.91%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Willow River, Minnesota is 408, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 400.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 415.

Willow River, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White43198.18%
Two or More Races40.91%
Some Other Race40.91%

Willow River Population Pyramid 2020

Willow River Median Age

40.9


Total

40.9


Male

40.8


Female

Willow River Adults

There are 330 adults, (71 of whom are seniors) in Willow River.

Willow River Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Willow River Sex Ratio

Female

203

46.24%

Male

236

53.76%

Willow River Households and Families

Willow River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Willow River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
Female80%20%
All75.4%24.6%
Male71.4%28.6%
Non Family59%41%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1912.375.4
Married913.1490.1
Non Family831.1359
Female103.980
Male72.8671.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Willow River Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.95%
9th to 12th Grade4714.87%
High School Graduate9530.06%
Some College6520.57%
Associates Degree4313.61%
Bachelors Degree5316.77%
Graduate Degree103.16%

Willow River Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29825563
Hispanic127
Multiple Races42
Other Race42

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,913$37,434$30,000
Less Than High School$$51,875$19,000
High School Grad$29,000$35,750$28,625
Some College$38,750$41,750$31,563
Bachelors Degree$37,417$37,375$41,250
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,913

Average Earnings

$37,434

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Willow River Language

Willow River Language by Age

Willow River Language

93.26% of Willow River residents speak only English, while 6.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.49% of the population.

Willow River Poverty

Willow River Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4155813.98%
Hispanic18633.33%

14.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.14%

Male Poverty Rate

16.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willow River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willow River is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willow River is White, with 13.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.00%
High School12.63%
Bachelors or Greater9.52%
Some College9.26%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed12.99%
Male Employed2.00%

Willow River Income

Willow River Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,694$49,039
Families$48,750$60,462
Married Families$55,521-
Non Families$31,250$33,613

Willow River Marital Status

Willow River Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

63.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Willow River Married by Age and Sex

Willow River 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 45-54.

Willow River Marital Status by Race

Willow River Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5410
65 to 749
55 to 648
75+7
18 to 34

$Willow River Veterans by Education

17.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willow River Employment Status

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Willow River 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

81.09%

Born in Minnesota

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.72% of Willow River residents were born in the United States, with 81.09% having been born in Minnesota. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202040840.99%
201940441.00%
201840010.25%
201739941.01%
2016395-4-1.00%
2015399-3-0.75%
20144020.00%
2013402-2-0.50%
2012404-8-1.94%
2011412-2-0.48%
20104140.00%