Aitkin is located close to the center of Minnesota. Aitkin is between the Aitkin, Crow Wing county. Aitkin has 2.20 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Aitkin population is 2,351, which has grown 18.50% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 9.44% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Aitkin median household income is $30,491 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.08% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 29.12% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Aitkin median house value is $105,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 51.22% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 51.31% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Aitkin is close to the state average in quality. The Aitkin area code is 218.