|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Willmar is 21,045. Willmar, Minnesota is the 1,798th largest city in the US.
Willmar is located entirely in Kandiyohi County.
The current population of Willmar (21,045) is it's peak population.
Willmar has grown 13.9% since the 2000. Willmar, Minnesota's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Willmar has a population density of 1,385.6 people per square mile.
|1813||West St. Paul||20,822||6.6%|
|1835||South St. Paul||20,536||1.8%|
|1794||East Moline, Illinois||21,136||-1.5%|
|1796||Battle Ground, Washington||21,119||110.3%|
|1801||South Holland, Illinois||21,015||-5.4%|
The total voting age population of Willmar, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,728. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Willmar are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Willmar are 78.7% White, 11.1% Black, 5.9% Other, 2.2% Two or more races, 1.8% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 23.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Willmar, 15.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Willmar.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.7% of Willmar residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.8% of Willmar residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.3% have a bachelor's degree and 6.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Willmar residents aged 5 and older, 27.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 17.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Willmar is 4.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Willmar, 11.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Willmar is $47,826.
In Willmar, 58.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.3% of housing units in Willmar.
Of all the housing units in Willmar, 16.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Willmar, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 830 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Willmar is $785.
In Willmar, 81.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.