|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pelican Rapids is 2,582. Pelican Rapids, Minnesota is the 6,729th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Pelican Rapids was in 2020, when its population was 2,593. In 2020, Pelican Rapids was the 6,702nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,729th largest city in the US. Pelican Rapids is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Pelican Rapids has grown 9.4% since the 2000. Pelican Rapids, Minnesota's growth is about average. 44% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6729||Pelican Rapids, Minnesota||2,582||9.4%|
|6730||Elm Springs, Arkansas||2,581||170.2%|
|6733||Santa Claus, Indiana||2,579||25.0%|
The total voting age population of Pelican Rapids, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,457. The voting age population is 57.0% male and 43.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.6% of the residents of Pelican Rapids are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pelican Rapids are 67.9% White, 11.5% Black, 11.5% Other, 6.2% Asian, 2.9% Two or more races and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 33.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pelican Rapids, 25.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.8%. On a per-household basis, 24.1% of families are below the poverty line in Pelican Rapids.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.4% of Pelican Rapids residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 69.2% of Pelican Rapids residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.8% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pelican Rapids residents aged 5 and older, 48.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 27.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 5.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pelican Rapids is 1.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pelican Rapids, 4.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pelican Rapids is $43,971.
In Pelican Rapids, 61.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.0% of housing units in Pelican Rapids.
Of all the housing units in Pelican Rapids, 15.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Pelican Rapids, 6.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pelican Rapids is $388.
In Pelican Rapids, 56.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.