From a total population of 8,141, Detroit Lakes has a median age of 41.6. The average age of males, in Detroit Lakes, is 41.4 while the average age of females is 41.8. When you compare this to median age of Minnesota, Detroit Lakes is 4.0 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Detroit Lakes, is $25,866 while the average household income is $39,783. When comparing the median income of people living in Detroit Lakes to the rest of Minnesota, the average income in Detroit Lakes is $5,776 less.