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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wood Lake is 371. Wood Lake, Minnesota is the 14,421st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wood Lake was in 2010, when its population was 439. In 2010, Wood Lake was the 13,962nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,421st largest city in the US. Wood Lake is currently 15.5% smaller than it was in 2010.
Wood Lake has shrunk 14.5% since the year 2000. Wood Lake, Minnesota's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14421||Wood Lake, Minnesota||371||-14.5%|
|14423||Beaver Crossing, Nebraska||370||-19.0%|
|14426||Carbon Hill, Illinois||370||-5.8%|
The total voting age population of Wood Lake, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 326. The voting age population is 53.7% male and 46.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.2% of the residents of Wood Lake are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wood Lake are 83.7% White, 6.9% Asian, 3.5% Black, 3.3% Other and 2.6% American Indian. Additionally, 3.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wood Lake, 15.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 18.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.4% of families are below the poverty line in Wood Lake.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.9% of Wood Lake residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.0% of Wood Lake residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wood Lake residents aged 5 and older, 12.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 7.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wood Lake is 1.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wood Lake, 12.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wood Lake is $49,063.
In Wood Lake, 80.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.8% of housing units in Wood Lake.
Of all the housing units in Wood Lake, 40.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Wood Lake, 1.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wood Lake is $488.
In Wood Lake, 76.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.