Carlton County, Minnesota Population 2020

Carlton County, Minnesota's estimated population is 36,443 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carlton County, Minnesota is the 29th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202036,4433030.84%
201936,1403030.85%
201835,8373030.85%
201735,534-20-0.06%
201635,5541470.42%
201535,407400.11%
201435,367970.28%
201335,27020.01%
201235,268-170-0.48%
201135,438220.06%
201035,4166,15721.04%
199029,259-677-2.26%
198029,9361,8646.64%
197028,0721400.50%
196027,9323,34813.62%
195024,5843721.54%
194024,2122,98014.04%
193021,2321,8419.49%
192019,3911,83210.43%
191017,5597,54275.29%
190010,0174,74590.00%
18905,2724,042328.62%
18801,230944330.07%
1870286235460.78%
1860510.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.84%
County Website
Founded
May 23, 1857 (created) 1870 (organized)[1]
County Seat

Carlton County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,72389.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,9405.46%
Two or More Races1,0292.90%
Black or African American6291.77%
Asian1800.51%
Some Other Race390.11%

Carlton County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Carlton County, Minnesota Median Age

40.7


Total

39.6


Male

42.2


Female

Carlton County, Minnesota Adults

There are 27,473 adults, (5,938 of whom are seniors) in Carlton County, Minnesota.

Carlton County, Minnesota Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carlton County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

16,975

47.76%

Male

18,565

52.24%

Carlton County, Minnesota Households and Families

Carlton County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carlton County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.9%6.1%
Male84.9%15.1%
All80.3%19.7%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Female59.4%40.6%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,4182.4980.3
Married7,1373.0393.9
Non Family4,3071.2562.9
Female1,2253.0859.4
Male7493.484.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carlton County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3031.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,1574.67%
High School Graduate8,47034.16%
Some College6,02724.31%
Associates Degree3,26713.18%
Bachelors Degree4,06616.40%
Graduate Degree1,5056.07%

Carlton County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,44021,4305,309
Native American1,130916145
Black49240231
Multiple Races47538152
Hispanic24216039
Asian84785
Other Race26146

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.50%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,618$46,525$32,541
Less Than High School$20,524$18,375$21,548
High School Grad$30,893$35,429$25,882
Some College$38,510$52,805$29,569
Bachelors Degree$45,940$57,361$41,230
Graduate Degree$61,480$70,185$56,328

$38,618

Average Earnings

$46,525

Average Male

$32,541

Average Female

Carlton County, Minnesota Language

Carlton County, Minnesota Language by Age

Carlton County, Minnesota Language

97.02% of Carlton County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Carlton County, Minnesota Poverty

Carlton County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,4822,9409.65%
Native1,81461033.63%
Multiple93822223.67%
Black40920750.61%
Hispanic51912423.89%
Asian1794324.02%
Other39512.82%

12.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.15%

Male Poverty Rate

10.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota is Black, with 50.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carlton County, Minnesota is White, with 9.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.12%
High School16.14%
Some College8.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.91%
Male Unemployed19.68%
Male Employed5.86%
Female Employed4.98%

Carlton County, Minnesota Income

Carlton County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,390$73,094
Families$73,196$85,236
Married Families$84,188$95,445
Non Families$33,842$43,349

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Carlton County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Carlton 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 35-44.

Carlton County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Carlton County, Minnesota Veterans

2,709

Number of Veterans

2,537

Male Veterans

172

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,047
First Gulf War373
Second Gulf War318
Korea270
World War II126
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74754
35 to 54636
55 to 64594
75+590
18 to 34135
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,54210.24%
2 or More7813.49%
Indian604.38%
Black264.93%
Hispanic205.22%
Other39.68%

$Carlton County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

10.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carlton County, Minnesota Employment Status

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Carlton 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

81.99%

Born in Minnesota

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.82% of Carlton County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 81.99% having been born in Minnesota. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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