Becker County, Minnesota Population 2020

Becker County, Minnesota's estimated population is 34,963 with a growth rate of 0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Becker County, Minnesota is the 31st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202034,9632960.85%
201934,6672960.86%
201834,3712960.87%
201734,0753561.06%
201633,7192770.83%
201533,4421860.56%
201433,256780.24%
201333,1781900.58%
201232,9882260.69%
201132,7622130.65%
201032,5494,66816.74%
199027,881-1,455-4.96%
198029,3364,96420.37%
197024,3724131.72%
196023,959-877-3.53%
195024,836-1,726-6.50%
194026,5624,05918.04%
193022,503-348-1.52%
192022,8514,01121.29%
191018,8404,46531.06%
190014,3754,97452.91%
18909,4014,18380.16%
18805,2184,9101594.16%
1870308-78-20.21%
18603860.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.85%
County Website
Founded
March 18, 1858 (created) 1871 (organized)[1]
County Seat

Becker County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29,63087.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,5107.43%
Two or More Races1,1403.38%
Asian2060.61%
Black or African American1860.55%
Some Other Race930.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.02%

Becker County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Becker County, Minnesota Median Age

41.8


Total

41.9


Male

41.5


Female

Becker County, Minnesota Adults

There are 25,496 adults, (6,689 of whom are seniors) in Becker County, Minnesota.

Becker County, Minnesota Age Dependency

79.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Becker County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

16,990

50.31%

Male

16,783

49.69%

Becker County, Minnesota Households and Families

Becker County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Becker County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
Male83%17%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female53.2%46.8%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4872.4778.8
Married7,2373.0591.6
Non Family4,4191.2265.3
Female1,3543.1353.2
Male4773.2983

2.98

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Becker County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5892.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,1084.80%
High School Graduate7,37931.97%
Some College5,16022.36%
Associates Degree3,19813.86%
Bachelors Degree3,89316.87%
Graduate Degree1,7517.59%

Becker County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,79019,4215,268
Native American1,4031,187178
Multiple Races405371107
Hispanic25722139
Asian13311146
Black1049520
Other Race32123
Islander542

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 40.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,735$42,718$30,903
Less Than High School$27,895$33,594$20,662
High School Grad$30,027$33,966$23,442
Some College$35,866$44,875$28,250
Bachelors Degree$48,186$55,568$41,706
Graduate Degree$63,750$71,019$59,688

$36,735

Average Earnings

$42,718

Average Male

$30,903

Average Female

Becker County, Minnesota Language

Becker County, Minnesota Language by Age

Becker County, Minnesota Language

96.49% of Becker County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.63% of the population.

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty

Becker County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7852,7689.62%
Native2,44479832.65%
Multiple1,11229826.80%
Hispanic64220531.93%
Black1554529.03%
Asian2012914.43%
Other9366.45%

12.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.50%

Male Poverty Rate

14.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Becker County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Becker County, Minnesota is Native, with 32.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Becker County, Minnesota is Other, with 6.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.60%
High School13.06%
Some College7.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.42%
Male Unemployed35.10%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed4.34%

Becker County, Minnesota Income

Becker County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,278$73,240
Families$71,243$86,527
Married Families$80,544$96,994
Non Families$30,734$41,774

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Becker County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Becker County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Becker County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Becker County, Minnesota Veterans

2,695

Number of Veterans

2,545

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,352
First Gulf War294
Second Gulf War271
Korea250
World War II105
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74956
75+766
55 to 64527
35 to 54375
18 to 3471
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,54511.06%
Indian945.60%
2 or More438.78%
Black119.91%
Hispanic30.93%
Hawaiian228.57%

$Becker County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Becker County, Minnesota Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Becker County, Minnesota 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

69.39%

Born in Minnesota

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.45% of Becker County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 69.39% having been born in Minnesota. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990