Who lives in Big Lake?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 769 7.2%
5-9 years 1,260 11.8%
10-14 years 784 7.3%
15-17 years 627 5.9%
18-24 years 1,073 10.0%
25-34 years 1,722 16.1%
35-44 years 1,833 17.1%
45-54 years 1,234 11.5%
55-64 years 797 7.4%
65-74 years 346 3.2%
75-84 years 201 1.9%
85 years and older suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 5,192 48.5%
Female 5,507 51.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 9,817 91.8%
Of Color 882 8.2%
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other 454 4.2%
Two or more races 205 1.9%
Hispanic or Latino 889 8.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 9,930 100.0%
English only 9,314 93.8%
Language other than English 616 6.2%
Speaks English less than "very well" 215 2.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 10,699 100.0%
Population with a disability 1,018 9.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents 330 3.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 10,486 100.0%
Same residence 9,182 87.6%
Different residence in the U.S. 1,304 12.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Big Lake's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 3,494 100.0%
Less than $35,000 693 19.8%
$35,000-$49,999 349 10.0%
$50,000-$74,999 582 16.7%
$75,000-$99,999 695 19.9%
$100,000 or more 1,175 33.6%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $79,612 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 10,682 100.0%
Less than $35,000 693 19.8%
With income below poverty 1,203 11.3%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 814 7.6%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 509 4.8%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 8,156 76.4%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 1,763 16.5%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 1,663 15.6%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 1,309 12.3%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) 1,013 9.5%
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 914 8.6%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 10,699 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 268 2.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 3,653 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 159 4.4%
Occupied housing units 3,494 95.6%
Average household size 3.1
Owner-occupied 2,917 79.9%
Average household size 3.1
Renter-occupied 577 15.8%
Average household size 2.7
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 1,599 43.8%
1970-1999 1,597 43.7%
1940-1969 363 9.9%
1939 or earlier 94 2.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 3,494 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 2,692 77.0%
With children under 18 years 1,694 48.5%
Married-couple family households 2,039 58.4%
With children under 18 years 1,218 34.9%
Single-person family households 653 18.7%
With children under 18 years 476 13.6%
Nonfamily households 802 23.0%
Householder living alone 504 14.4%
65 years and over 194 5.6%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 1,761 50.4%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 457 13.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 1,708 48.9%
Moved in 2000-2009 1,249 35.7%
Moved in 1990-1999 419 12.0%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 419 12.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 3,494 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 1,017 29.1%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 2,917 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 699 24.0%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 577 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 318 55.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 577
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $914
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 597 17.1%
2 vehicles available 1,691 48.4%
3 or more vehicles available 1,100 31.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 5,925 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 5,456 92.1%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 427 7.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 5,550 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 480 8.6%
10-19 minutes 1,004 18.1%
20-29 minutes 749 13.5%
30 minutes or longer 3,317 59.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 6,186 100.0%
Less than high school 377 6.1%
High school diploma or GED 1,708 27.6%
Some college or associate’s degree 2,326 37.6%
Bachelor’s Degree 1,381 22.3%
Graduate or professional Degree 394 6.4%
High school graduate or higher 5,809 93.9%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 1,775 28.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 6,659 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 5,709 85.7%
Civilian labor force 5,779 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 11,009 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 2,717 24.7%
Age 30 to 54 6,279 57.0%
Age 55 or older 2,013 18.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 2,424 22.0%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 2,820 25.6%
$40,000 or more per year 5,765 52.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 941 8.5%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation 14 0.1%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 402 3.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 156 1.4%
Construction 854 7.8%
Educational services 857 7.8%
Finance and insurance 418 3.8%
Health care and social assistance 1,421 12.9%
Information 124 1.1%
Management of companies and enterprises 210 1.9%
Manufacturing 1,638 14.9%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 14 0.1%
Other services (excluding public administration) 408 3.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 498 4.5%
Public administration 501 4.6%
Real estate and rental and leasing 114 1.0%
Retail trade 1,207 11.0%
Transportation and warehousing 374 3.4%
Utilities 181 1.6%
Wholesale trade 621 5.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 10,482 95.2%
Black or African American alone 201 1.8%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 53 0.5%
Asian alone 142 1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 128 1.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 646 5.9%
High school or equivalent, no college 2,235 20.3%
Some college or associate degree 3,019 27.4%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 2,392 21.7%