Relocation Information for Families Coon Rapids provides a peaceful and safe place to raise your family in an environment that provides modern conveniences and recreational and educational opportunities found in much larger cities. As of 2007, Coon Rapids population is 1, 258 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.83 percent. The median home cost in Coon Rapids is $67, 100. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.31 percent.