Living in Brainerd, MN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Brainerd, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
13,373
Unemployment
3.2%
Poverty
22.2%
Median Home
$117,900
Median Income
$34,371
Median Rent
$733

Brainerd SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Brainerd, MN Crime Report

524
Total Crimes
3,896.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
57.31%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Brainerd
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 524 3,896.2 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 63 468.4 236.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 2 14.9 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 312.3 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 461 3,427.8 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 57 423.8 282.4 340.5
Larceny 383 2,847.8 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 21 156.1 198.9 219.9

Brainerd, MN Cost Of Living

95
Brainerd's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Brainerd Minnesota National Average
Overall 95 104 100
Services 112 109 100
Groceries 116 106 100
Health 115 110 100
Housing 62 100 100
Transportation 95 100 100
Utilities 100 98 100

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Rankings for Brainerd in Minnesota

Map Of Brainerd, MN

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Population over time in Brainerd

Year Population % Change
2019 13,373 -0.1%
2018 13,389 -0.0%
2017 13,394 -0.3%
2016 13,440 -0.2%
2015 13,462 -0.4%
2014 13,521 -0.2%
2013 13,553 -0.4%
2012 13,609 -0.8%
2011 13,715 -0.2%
2010 13,741 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brainerd

White
91.0% (12,172)
African American
2.7% (366)
American Indian
1.7% (233)
Asian
0.7% (88)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (14)
Two Or More
2.3% (309)
Hispanic
1.4% (191)
Race Brainerd MN USA
White 91.0% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 2.7% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 1.7% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Brainerd

Female
54.4% (7,272)
Male
45.6% (6,101)
Gender Brainerd MN USA
Female 54.4% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 45.6% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brainerd for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (133)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (936)
High School / GED
34.0% (4,546)
Some College
29.0% (3,878)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,738)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,337)
Master's Degree
4.0% (534)
Professional Degree
1.0% (133)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (133)
Education Brainerd MN USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brainerd, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
8.0% (106,441)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (109,552)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.5% (247,993)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.9% (213,105)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (217,772)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (240,438)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.8% (77,109)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.2% (83,109)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (15,332)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (26,443)
Income Brainerd MN USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.5% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.9% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.8% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.2% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 7.8% 7.7%

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