Kanabec County, Minnesota Population 2020

Kanabec County, Minnesota's estimated population is 16,513 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kanabec County, Minnesota is the 52nd largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202016,5131530.94%
201916,3601530.94%
201816,2071530.95%
201716,0541510.95%
201615,903190.12%
201515,884-87-0.54%
201415,971-38-0.24%
201316,009370.23%
201215,972-252-1.55%
201116,22480.05%
201016,2163,41426.67%
199012,8026415.27%
198012,1612,38624.41%
19709,7757688.53%
19609,007-185-2.01%
19509,192-459-4.76%
19409,6511,09312.77%
19308,558-528-5.81%
19209,0862,62540.63%
19106,4611,84740.03%
19004,6143,035192.21%
18901,5791,074212.67%
1880505412443.01%
18709363210.00%
1860300.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.94%
County Website
Founded
March 13, 1858 (created) 1882 (organized)[1]
County Seat

Kanabec County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,41296.30%
Two or More Races2921.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native1360.85%
Asian860.54%
Black or African American560.35%
Some Other Race200.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.01%

Kanabec County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Kanabec County, Minnesota Median Age

44.8


Total

44.3


Male

45.3


Female

Kanabec County, Minnesota Adults

There are 12,535 adults, (3,160 of whom are seniors) in Kanabec County, Minnesota.

Kanabec County, Minnesota Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Kanabec County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

7,871

49.18%

Male

8,133

50.82%

Kanabec County, Minnesota Households and Families

Kanabec County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kanabec County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.4%8.6%
All83.1%16.9%
Male74.7%25.3%
Non Family73.7%26.3%
Female70.3%29.7%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4492.4583.1
Married3,5012.9491.4
Non Family2,0851.2773.7
Female4913.2370.3
Male3723.474.7

2.87

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kanabec County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2812.47%
9th to 12th Grade8107.13%
High School Graduate4,56540.18%
Some College2,87625.31%
Associates Degree1,17410.33%
Bachelors Degree1,0849.54%
Graduate Degree5725.03%

Kanabec County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,9749,9471,607
Multiple Races14512522
Native American86757
Hispanic82616
Black49435
Asian41319
Other Race96
Islander22

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 21.95%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,905$42,066$29,010
Less Than High School$25,761$30,948$16,765
High School Grad$32,409$40,713$24,429
Some College$35,388$43,017$27,108
Bachelors Degree$46,339$54,205$39,250
Graduate Degree$58,750$57,143$62,500

$35,905

Average Earnings

$42,066

Average Male

$29,010

Average Female

Kanabec County, Minnesota Language

Kanabec County, Minnesota Language by Age

Kanabec County, Minnesota Language

97.58% of Kanabec County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Kanabec County, Minnesota Poverty

Kanabec County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,9961,4839.89%
Hispanic2448434.43%
Multiple2555120.00%
Native1343929.10%
Black542444.44%
Asian861820.93%
Other161275.00%
Islander22100.00%

10.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.37%

Male Poverty Rate

11.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kanabec County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kanabec County, Minnesota is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kanabec County, Minnesota is White, with 9.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.43%
High School11.04%
Some College7.85%
Bachelors or Greater3.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.29%
Male Unemployed11.96%
Female Employed7.55%
Male Employed5.10%

Kanabec County, Minnesota Income

Kanabec County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,300$66,248
Families$64,193$76,128
Married Families$71,504$83,623
Non Families$31,406$40,248

Kanabec County, Minnesota Marital Status

Kanabec County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Kanabec County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Kanabec 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 55-64.

Kanabec County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Kanabec County, Minnesota Veterans

1,378

Number of Veterans

1,306

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam570
Second Gulf War179
First Gulf War133
Korea102
World War II72
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74418
75+315
55 to 64308
35 to 54207
18 to 34130
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,35711.19%
2 or More105.10%
Black612.24%
Indian54.90%
Hispanic10.62%

$Kanabec County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

7.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kanabec County, Minnesota Employment Status

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Kanabec 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

81.74%

Born in Minnesota

98.94%

Native Born

1.06%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.94% of Kanabec County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 81.74% having been born in Minnesota. 0.36% 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