Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Population 2020

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota's estimated population is 3,802 with a growth rate of 0.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota is the 86th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20203,802220.58%
20193,780220.59%
20183,758220.59%
20173,736-54-1.42%
20163,790-82-2.12%
20153,872-17-0.44%
20143,889-20-0.51%
20133,909-37-0.94%
20123,946-65-1.62%
20114,011-24-0.59%
20104,035-41-1.01%
19904,0763128.29%
19803,764-223-5.59%
19703,987-317-7.37%
19604,304-651-13.14%
19504,955-1,020-17.07%
19405,9751,78142.47%
19304,1940.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.58%
Founded
January 1, 1923(formed) 1922 (organized)[1]
County Seat

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,54693.10%
Two or More Races2195.75%
Asian320.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.29%
Black or African American10.03%

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Median Age

51.3


Total

51.2


Male

51.6


Female

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Adults

There are 3,106 adults, (862 of whom are seniors) in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota.

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

1,772

46.52%

Male

2,037

53.48%

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Households and Families

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.9%4.1%
All81.3%18.7%
Male71.8%28.2%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Female50%50%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5852.3781.3
Married8522.7995.9
Non Family5631.165.7
Female924.5750
Male784.2971.8

2.94

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade782.71%
9th to 12th Grade1645.69%
High School Graduate1,12338.97%
Some College76626.58%
Associates Degree1946.73%
Bachelors Degree45415.75%
Graduate Degree1033.57%

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7292,532551
Multiple Races107916
Asian324
Hispanic1919
Native American1111
Black1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,650$38,071$26,799
Less Than High School$$33,616$16,771
High School Grad$30,756$33,594$29,406
Some College$28,359$43,889$20,781
Bachelors Degree$42,128$57,500$28,092
Graduate Degree$49,167$$

$31,650

Average Earnings

$38,071

Average Male

$26,799

Average Female

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Language

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Language by Age

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Language

99.31% of Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 0.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.30% of the population.

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Poverty

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,4902998.57%
Multiple2194621.00%
Hispanic6311.59%
Black11100.00%

9.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.59%

Male Poverty Rate

11.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota is Hispanic, with 1.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.32%
Some College8.68%
High School8.39%
Bachelors or Greater1.08%
Name Poverty
Female Employed9.77%
Male Employed4.48%
Female Unemployed3.57%
Male Unemployed2.63%

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Income

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,068$59,126
Families$65,764$70,204
Married Families$73,906-
Non Families$31,307$36,911

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Marital Status

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Veterans

309

Number of Veterans

306

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam117
Second Gulf War46
First Gulf War34
World War II15
Korea11
Age Group Veterans
75+93
65 to 7483
55 to 6459
35 to 5455
18 to 3419

$Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

15.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lake of the Woods 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

73.72%

Born in Minnesota

98.69%

Native Born

1.31%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.69% of Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 73.72% 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 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