detroit lakes Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 171 3.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,931 37.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,467 28.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,060 20.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 519 10.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,746 92.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,333 25.9 % 25.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,897 - -
19 years old and under 2,118 23.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,764 31.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,978 22.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,037 22.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,933 98.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 75 0.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 27 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,086 31.8 % 33.5 %
Married 1,614 47.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 33 1.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 684 20.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,811 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,045 84.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 766 15.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,000 62.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 240 5.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 69 1.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 119 2.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 297 6.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 225 4.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 725 15.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 136 2.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 458 9.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 421 8.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 763 15.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 706 14.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,035 21.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 584 12.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,470 30.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 92 1.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,222 46.2 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 104 2.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 34 0.7 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 79 1.6 % 0.4 %
None 44 0.9 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 8,030 92.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 77 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 433 5.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 65 0.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 48 0.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,627 55,775
Median Family Income 56,305 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,263 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 68.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.75 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 8.67
    [CDD] 0.99
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com