Traverse County, Minnesota Population 2020

Traverse County, Minnesota's estimated population is 3,310 with a growth rate of 0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Traverse County, Minnesota is the 87th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20203,31010.03%
20193,30910.03%
20183,30810.03%
20173,307-16-0.48%
20163,323-46-1.37%
20153,369-10-0.30%
20143,379-22-0.65%
20133,401-4-0.12%
20123,405-83-2.38%
20113,488-46-1.30%
20103,534-929-20.82%
19904,463-1,079-19.47%
19805,542-712-11.38%
19706,254-1,249-16.65%
19607,503-550-6.83%
19508,053-230-2.78%
19408,2833454.35%
19307,938-5-0.06%
19207,943-106-1.32%
19108,0494766.29%
19007,5733,05767.69%
18904,5163,009199.67%
18801,5071,49411492.31%
1870130.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.03%
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Founded
February 20, 1862 (created) 1881 (organized)[
County Seat

Traverse County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,07892.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native1494.47%
Two or More Races692.07%
Black or African American220.66%
Asian100.30%
Some Other Race90.27%

Traverse County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2020

Traverse County, Minnesota Median Age

48.4


Total

47.5


Male

49.6


Female

Traverse County, Minnesota Adults

There are 2,644 adults, (833 of whom are seniors) in Traverse County, Minnesota.

Traverse County, Minnesota Age Dependency

84.3

Age Dependency Ratio

46

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Traverse County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

1,693

50.73%

Male

1,644

49.27%

Traverse County, Minnesota Households and Families

Traverse County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Traverse County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
Male85.4%14.6%
All79.8%20.2%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female38.6%61.4%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5842.0579.8
Married8452.6691.5
Non Family5431.0769.4
Female1142.5338.6
Male821.5585.4

2.52

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Traverse County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade994.11%
9th to 12th Grade933.86%
High School Graduate83334.59%
Some College57824.00%
Associates Degree39616.45%
Bachelors Degree29512.25%
Graduate Degree1144.73%

Traverse County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2272,049391
Native American919110
Hispanic46414
Multiple Races23141
Black20202
Other Race98
Asian111

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,504$39,740$25,969
Less Than High School$32,500$39,167$23,750
High School Grad$30,291$35,417$22,000
Some College$32,399$40,208$24,583
Bachelors Degree$48,500$64,375$43,125
Graduate Degree$53,750$44,688$65,625

$33,504

Average Earnings

$39,740

Average Male

$25,969

Average Female

Traverse County, Minnesota Language

Traverse County, Minnesota Language by Age

Traverse County, Minnesota Language

96.44% of Traverse County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Traverse County, Minnesota Poverty

Traverse County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9162378.13%
Hispanic894651.69%
Multiple694666.67%
Native1491510.07%
Black201260.00%
Other9111.11%

10.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.87%

Male Poverty Rate

12.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Traverse County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Traverse County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Traverse County, Minnesota is White, with 8.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.47%
High School13.34%
Some College4.47%
Bachelors or Greater4.03%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed10.71%
Male Employed6.76%
Female Employed3.48%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Traverse County, Minnesota Income

Traverse County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,784$65,261
Families$62,443$76,427
Married Families$68,859-
Non Families$32,067$41,291

Traverse County, Minnesota Marital Status

Traverse County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

62.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Traverse County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Traverse 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.

Traverse County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Traverse County, Minnesota Veterans

291

Number of Veterans

269

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam93
Korea37
World War II32
First Gulf War23
Second Gulf War19
Age Group Veterans
75+123
65 to 7457
55 to 6448
35 to 5448
18 to 3415
Name Veterans % of Total
White27611.14%
Indian1414.89%
2 or More13.13%

$Traverse County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

8.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Traverse County, Minnesota Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Traverse 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

67.67%

Born in Minnesota

98.23%

Native Born

1.77%

Foreign Born

1.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.23% of Traverse County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 67.67% having been born in Minnesota. 1.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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