Statewide Claims to Fame

Willmar is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Willmar is 14th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 19,674 57th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 14.2 63rd 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,385.6 86th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 38th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.2% 68th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.8% 36th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.9% 142nd 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.2% 120th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 86.9% 94th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.8% 37th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 58th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 131st 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 29th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 100th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 20.9% 2nd 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 72.4% 130th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.2% 76th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.0% 43rd 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 8,123 57th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.1% 28th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 8,081 51st 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.6% 121st 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $132,000 124th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 97th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $21,715 131st $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $38,610 130th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 21.1% 14th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Willmar Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,754 54th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $455,776 37th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,495 26th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $40,439 39th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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