|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Moorhead is 44,668. Moorhead, Minnesota is the 890th largest city in the US.
Moorhead is located entirely in Clay County.
The current population of Moorhead (44,668) is it's peak population.
Moorhead has grown 37.5% since the 2000. Moorhead, Minnesota is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 71% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Moorhead has a population density of 1,922.3 people per square mile.
|812||St. Louis Park||49,158||11.3%|
|1120||Inver Grove Heights||35,541||18.9%|
|889||West Lafayette, Indiana||44,672||55.6%|
|891||Cleveland Heights, Ohio||44,652||-11.8%|
|892||Fond du Lac, Wisconsin||44,595||5.5%|
The total voting age population of Moorhead, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 31,914. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of Moorhead are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Moorhead are 88.5% White, 5.2% Black, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.7% Asian, 1.6% American Indian, 0.5% Other and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Moorhead, 15.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.8%. On a per-household basis, 7.7% of families are below the poverty line in Moorhead.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.2% of Moorhead residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.7% of Moorhead residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.7% have a bachelor's degree and 10.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Moorhead residents aged 5 and older, 8.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Moorhead is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Moorhead, 15.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Moorhead is $60,315.
In Moorhead, 60.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.8% of housing units in Moorhead.
Of all the housing units in Moorhead, 9.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Moorhead, 30.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 5,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Moorhead is $885.
In Moorhead, 81.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.