Minneapolis, MN

410,935 Population
54 square miles 7,539.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
7.5%
was 7.4%
Ranked 1st Highest in MN
Population Density
7,539.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
35.9%
was 34.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
17.2%
was 16.1%
Ranked 3rd Highest in MN
Percent Under 18
19.9%
was 19.6%
Ranked 9th Highest in MN
Percent 65 and Over
9.2%
was 8.8%
Ranked 11th Highest in MN

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.4
was 3.3
Ranked 8th Lowest in MN
Percent Living in Poverty
19.5%
was 21.2%
Ranked 9th Lowest in MN
Median Household Income
$54,571
was $50,563
Ranked 8th Highest in MN
Gini Income Distribution
 
50.6
52.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
11.4
was 9.1
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
1,062.9
was 1,019.2
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,193.9
was 4,885.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
185,135
was 179,687
Ranked 1st Highest in MN
Median Rent
$912
was $852
Ranked 7th Highest in MN
Total Building Permits
3,322
was 3,303
 
Occupied Housing Units
173,686
was 168,011
 
Homeownership Rate
47.1%
was 47.2%
Ranked 11th Highest in MN
Single Family Building Permits
146
was 76
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
3,427.7
was 3,327.2
Ranked 1st Highest in MN
Rental Vacancy Rate
11.1%
was 11.6%
Ranked 7th Highest in MN
Multifamily Building Permits
3,176
was 3,227
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.3
Ranked 10th Highest in MN
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
18.5
was 18.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
8.3
was 8.4
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
95.9%
was 91.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.6%
was 98.4%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
87.9%
was 89.4%
Ranked 10th Highest in MN
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
48.3%
was 46.3%
Ranked 5th Highest in MN

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