The City of Baxter had a population of 8,466 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Baxter is located at latitude 46.3374 and longitude -94.2828 in Crow Wing County. The formal boundaries for the City of Baxter (see map below) encompass a land area of 18.41 sq. miles and a water area of 2.22 sq. miles. Crow Wing County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,207 feet.
The City of Baxter (GNIS ID: 2394086) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Baxter: City of Baxter.
|Population in Households||8,403|
|Population in Familes||6,849|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||63|
|Median Household Income||$61,129|
|Average Household Income||$87,033|
|Per Capita Income||$34,322|
|Total Housing Units||3,535 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,389 (67.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||912 (25.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||234 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,182|
|Average Home Value||$275,439|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.11%|
|Per Capita Income||3.03%|
The table below compares Baxter to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 112||88th|
|Population Density||# 522||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 451||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 329||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 213||77th|
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