Lake County, Minnesota Population 2020

Lake County, Minnesota's estimated population is 10,942 with a growth rate of 1.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Minnesota is the 66th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202010,9421421.31%
201910,8001421.33%
201810,6581421.35%
201710,516-8-0.08%
201610,524-23-0.22%
201510,547-53-0.50%
201410,600-104-0.97%
201310,704-86-0.80%
201210,790130.12%
201110,777-77-0.71%
201010,8544394.22%
199010,415-2,628-20.15%
198013,043-308-2.31%
197013,351-351-2.56%
196013,7025,92176.10%
19507,78182511.86%
19406,956-112-1.58%
19307,068-1,183-14.34%
19208,2512403.00%
19108,0113,35772.13%
19004,6543,355258.28%
18901,2991,1931125.47%
1880106-29-21.48%
1870135-113-45.56%
18602480.00%
2020 Growth Rate
1.31%
County Website
Founded
March 1, 1856[1]
County Seat

Lake County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,21396.63%
Two or More Races1301.23%
Black or African American780.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native610.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander430.41%
Some Other Race410.39%
Asian30.03%

Lake County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Lake County, Minnesota Median Age

50.4


Total

49.9


Male

51.2


Female

Lake County, Minnesota Adults

There are 8,710 adults, (2,648 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Minnesota.

Lake County, Minnesota Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

5,141

48.64%

Male

5,428

51.36%

Lake County, Minnesota Households and Families

Lake County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.4%6.6%
All80.9%19.1%
Male73.3%26.7%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Female52.7%47.3%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1831.9980.9
Married2,6372.4993.4
Non Family1,9031.1870.2
Female3702.1752.7
Male2732.5273.3

2.4

Average Family Size

1.99

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade710.88%
9th to 12th Grade2523.11%
High School Graduate2,55431.52%
Some College1,74121.49%
Associates Degree1,07013.20%
Bachelors Degree1,62820.09%
Graduate Degree7879.71%

Lake County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6687,3662,252
Hispanic15515247
Multiple Races11511551
Black6249
Native American575222
Islander434343
Other Race333320
Asian33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,367$52,670$31,658
Less Than High School$31,324$33,984$27,361
High School Grad$30,806$42,176$23,698
Some College$41,658$57,595$27,357
Bachelors Degree$50,500$55,774$45,880
Graduate Degree$63,438$80,156$57,250

$42,367

Average Earnings

$52,670

Average Male

$31,658

Average Female

Lake County, Minnesota Language

Lake County, Minnesota Language by Age

Lake County, Minnesota Language

97.70% of Lake County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 2.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty

Lake County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,8728318.42%
Black552240.00%
Native611829.51%
Hispanic16284.94%
Multiple12821.56%

8.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.47%

Male Poverty Rate

8.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Minnesota is Black, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 1.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.00%
High School9.50%
Some College8.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.66%
Female Unemployed15.60%
Female Employed4.23%
Male Employed3.60%

Lake County, Minnesota Income

Lake County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,516$71,210
Families$69,310$82,820
Married Families$75,960-
Non Families$39,901$48,015

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Lake 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.

Lake County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Minnesota Veterans

924

Number of Veterans

886

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam425
Korea121
First Gulf War103
World War II66
Second Gulf War43
Age Group Veterans
75+304
65 to 74300
55 to 64186
35 to 54130
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White90010.74%
Hispanic1912.26%
2 or More1915.45%
Indian58.47%

$Lake County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Minnesota Employment Status

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lake 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

73.56%

Born in Minnesota

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.07% of Lake County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 73.56% having been born in Minnesota. 0.49% 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