Community Profile

The City of Big Lake, Minnesota, was incorporated on December 27, 1898. Below are the demographics of our community:

2013 City of Big Lake Population Estimate 

(Source: U.S Census Bureau): 10,298

Race 

(Source: 2009-2013 american Community Survey 5-Year Estimates):

  • White: 9,607
  • Hispanic or Latino: 623
  • Black: 237
  • American Indian or Alaska Native: 79
  • Asian: 11
Big Lake County Map

Median Age 

(Source: 2009-2013 american Community Survey 5-Year Estimates): 31.1

Median Household Income 

(Source: 2009-2013 american Community Survey 5-Year Estimates): $67,250

Total Housing Units 

(Source: 2009-2013 american Community Survey 5-Year Estimates): 3,640

Sherburne County Unemployment Rate 

(Source: Minnesota Unemployment Statistics LAUS (Local Area Unemployment Statistics) Data, October 2014: 3.2%

Education 

Big Lake Map

Transportation