Woodbury, Minnesota Population 2020

73,404

Woodbury is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 73,404, it is the 9th largest city in Minnesota and the 496th largest city in the United States. Woodbury is currently growing at a rate of 1.45% annually and its population has increased by 18.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 61,961 in 2010. Spanning over 36 miles, Woodbury has a population density of 2,104 people per square mile.

The average household income in Woodbury is $131,235 with a poverty rate of 3.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,495 per month, and the median house value is $308,700. The median age in Woodbury is 37 years, 36 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Woodbury Demographics

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

  • White: 79.88%
  • Asian: 9.66%
  • Black or African American: 5.74%
  • Two or more races: 3.83%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Woodbury, Minnesota is 73,404, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 71,306.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 61,961.

Woodbury, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54,86579.88%
Asian6,6389.66%
Black or African American3,9405.74%
Two or More Races2,6283.83%
Some Other Race4090.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native1500.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.08%

Woodbury Population Pyramid 2020

Woodbury Median Age

37


Total

36


Male

38


Female

Woodbury Adults

There are 49,753 adults, (7,685 of whom are seniors) in Woodbury.

Woodbury Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Woodbury Sex Ratio

Female

35,547

51.75%

Male

33,139

48.25%

Woodbury Households and Families

Woodbury Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Woodbury Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All80.6%19.4%
Male75.8%24.2%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Female65.8%34.2%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,0982.7280.6
Married15,3333.3189.2
Non Family6,9451.2866.4
Female1,9903.0465.8
Male8303.275.8

3.24

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Woodbury Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6591.47%
9th to 12th Grade5381.20%
High School Graduate5,94213.29%
Some College7,21816.14%
Associates Degree4,4139.87%
Bachelors Degree15,92335.60%
Graduate Degree10,03322.43%

Woodbury Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,85335,30020,829
Asian4,3253,9973,086
Black2,0081,849832
Hispanic1,7001,576764
Multiple Races906886459
Other Race282252110
Native American1049153
Islander565627

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,517$77,100$52,101
Less Than High School$32,148$38,828$19,240
High School Grad$35,283$41,229$31,410
Some College$51,024$58,333$41,505
Bachelors Degree$70,833$90,907$55,513
Graduate Degree$89,933$112,210$71,853

$63,517

Average Earnings

$77,100

Average Male

$52,101

Average Female

Woodbury Language

Woodbury Language by Age

Woodbury Language

85.09% of Woodbury residents speak only English, while 14.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 5.33% of the population.

Woodbury Poverty

Woodbury Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White52,1201,7953.44%
Hispanic3,49342512.17%
Black3,9231784.54%
Multiple2,6221054.00%
Native1473423.13%
Asian6,638270.41%
Islander5658.93%

3.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.61%

Male Poverty Rate

4.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Woodbury

The race most likely to be in poverty in Woodbury is Native, with 23.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Woodbury is Asian, with 0.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.11%
High School6.25%
Some College2.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.17%
Male Unemployed20.18%
Female Employed3.47%
Male Employed1.02%

Woodbury Income

Woodbury Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$105,393$131,235
Families$127,222$150,999
Married Families$134,559-
Non Families$60,366$73,348

Woodbury Marital Status

Woodbury Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Woodbury Married by Age and Sex

Woodbury 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.

Woodbury Marital Status by Race

Woodbury Veterans

2,786

Number of Veterans

2,578

Male Veterans

208

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,116
Second Gulf War597
First Gulf War354
Korea206
World War II140
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5966.34%
2 or More13111.86%
Hispanic693.14%
Asian531.16%
Black60.24%

$Woodbury Veterans by Education

2.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Woodbury Employment Status

73.9%

Labor Force Participation

71.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Woodbury 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

60.45%

Born in Minnesota

87.98%

Native Born

12.02%

Foreign Born

5.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.98% of Woodbury residents were born in the United States, with 60.45% having been born in Minnesota. 5.21% 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
202073,4041,0491.45%
201972,3551,0491.47%
201871,3061,7312.49%
201769,5751,0491.53%
201668,5261,0641.58%
201567,4628381.26%
201466,6241,1051.69%
201365,5191,0571.64%
201264,4629091.43%
201163,5531,3012.09%
201062,25215,7892.97%
200046,46326,3888.75%
199020,0759,7786.90%
198010,2974,1135.23%
19706,1840.00%