Duluth, MN Population

By | June 19, 2019

Population: 86,918. Estimated population in July 2020: 84,896 (-2.3% change)
Males: 41,973 (48.3%), Females: 44,945 (51.7%)

St. Louis County

Zip codes: 55802, 55803, 55804, 55805, 55806, 55807, 55808, 55810, 55811, 55812.

Median resident age: 35.4 years
Median household income: $33,766
Median house value: $81,600

Races in Duluth:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.1%)
  • American Indian (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Black (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)

Ancestries: German (23.5%), Norwegian (16.8%), Swedish (15.2%), Irish (10.6%), Polish (7.1%), English (7.0%).

Elevation: 700 feet

Land area: 68.0 square miles

Map of Duluth, MN

Population

For population 25 years and over in Duluth

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 28.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Duluth city

  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

2.8% Foreign born (1.1% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 0.4% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,376 (+1.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Duluth:

  • MILLER DWAN MEDICAL CENTER (502 E SECOND ST)
  • ST LUKES HOSPITAL OF DULUTH (915 E 1ST ST)
  • ST MARYS MEDICAL CENTER (407 E 3RD ST)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Duluth:

  • DULUTH INTL (about 6 miles; DULUTH, MN; Abbreviation: DLH)
  • CHISHOLM-HIBBING (about 65 miles; HIBBING, MN; Abbreviation: HIB)
  • GRAND RAPIDS/ITASCA CO-GORDON NEWSTROM FLD (about 100 miles; GRAND RAPIDS, MN; Abbreviation: GPZ)

Other public-use airports nearest to Duluth:

  • RICHARD I BONG (about 8 miles; SUPERIOR, WI; Abbreviation: SUW)
  • SKY HARBOR (about 8 miles; DULUTH, MN; Abbreviation: DYT)
  • NORTH COUNTRY (about 16 miles; DULUTH, MN; Abbreviation: 9M0)
Amtrak station:
DULUTH (2122 W. SUPERIOR ST.) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Duluth:

  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-DULUTH (Full-time enrollment: 8,224; Location: 515 DARLAND ADMINISTRATION BLDG; Public; Website: www.d.umn.edu/; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,512; Location: 2101 TRINITY RD; Public; Website: www.lsc.mnscu.edu)
  • THE COLLEGE OF SAINT SCHOLASTICA (Full-time enrollment: 1,756; Location: 1200 KENWOOD AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.css.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • DULUTH BUSINESS UNIVERSITY INC (Full-time enrollment: 230; Location: 412 W SUPERIOR ST; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.DBUMN.COM)
  • COSMETOLOGY CAREERS UNLIMITED-DULUTH (Full-time enrollment: 21; Location: 121 W SUPERIOR ST; Private, for-profit; Website: coscareers.com)
  • ACCORDION CONCERTINA REPAIR SCHOOL (Location: 2801 W 1ST ST; Private, for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Duluth:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-SUPERIOR (about 7 miles; SUPERIOR, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,436)
  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 72 miles; Shell Lake, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 132 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,183)
  • CENTURY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 133 miles; WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,381)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-RIVER FALLS (about 137 miles; RIVER FALLS, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,491)
  • BETHEL COLLEGE (about 139 miles; ST PAUL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • ANOKA-RAMSEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 139 miles; COON RAPIDS, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,627)

Schools

Public high schools in Duluth:

  • EAST SR. (Students: 1,430; Location: 2900 E 4TH ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • DENFELD SR. (Students: 1,197; Location: 4405 W 4TH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CENTRAL SEC. (Students: 1,082; Location: 800 E. CENTRAL ENTRANCE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • DULUTH ALC (Students: 112; Location: 2 E. 2ND ST.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 80; Location: 5215 RICE LAKE ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • WOODLAND HILLS ACADEMY (Students: 68; Location: 110 WEST REDWING STREET; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS (Students: 55; Location: 215 N. 1ST AVE. E.; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • TEEN PARENT (Students: 13; Location: 215 N. 1ST AVE. EAST; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Duluth:

  • LAKEVIEW CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 320; Location: 155 WEST CENTRAL ENTANCE; Grades: PK – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Duluth:

  • WOODLAND MID. (Students: 767; Location: 201 CLOVER ST.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ORDEAN MID. (Students: 708; Location: 301 N. 40TH AVE. E.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LINCOLN PARK EL. (Students: 627; Location: 2427 W. 4TH ST.; Grades: KG – 08)
  • LOWELL MUSIC MAGNET EL. (Students: 603; Location: 2000 RICE LAKE RD.; Grades: KG – 06)
  • MORGAN PARK MID. (Students: 532; Location: 1243 88TH AVE. W.; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • CONGDON PARK EL. (Students: 492; Location: 3116 E. SUPERIOR ST.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • BAY VIEW EL. (Students: 468; Location: 8708 VINLAND; Grades: PK – 05)
  • LAURA MACARTHUR EL. (Students: 455; Location: 727 CENTRAL AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • STOWE EL. (Students: 437; Location: 715 101ST AVE. W.; Grades: KG – 05)
  • EDISON CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 399; Location: 1750 KENWOOD AVENUE; Grades: KG – 05)

Private primary/middle schools in Duluth:

  • HOLY ROSARY SCHOOL (Students: 332; Location: 2802 EAST FOURTH ST; Grades: KG – 8)
  • ST. MICHAEL’S LAKESIDE SCHOOL (Students: 163; Location: 4628 PITT STREET; Grades: PK – 6)
  • ST JOHN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 146; Location: 1 WEST CHISHOLM STREET; Grades: PK – 6)
  • ST JAMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 116; Location: 715 N 57TH AVENUE WEST; Grades: PK – 6)
  • SUMMIT SCHOOL – EDUCATIONAL FR (Students: 92; Location: 1600 N 8TH AVE E; Grades: PK – 4)
  • FREDENBERG CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 75; Location: 5095 FISH LAKE RD; Grades: PK – 11)
  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF DULUTH (Students: 40; Location: 313 MYGATT AVE; Grades: PK – 3)

Libraries

Library in Duluth:

  • DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,832,552; Location: 520 W. SUPERIOR ST.; 341,363 books; 15,698 audio materials; 6,594 video materials; 541 serial subscriptions)