Dawson, MN has a population of 1,538 and is the 12,528th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,043 per sq mi which is 1466% higher than the Minnesota average and 1051% higher than the national average. The median age in Dawson is 46 which is approximately 23% higher than the Minnesota average of 38. In Dawson, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 81% of Dawson residents were born in Minnesota, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.