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Demographic Data






Minnesota POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Minnesota Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Minnesota is:
5,706,494

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
16.9%
18 - 24:
8.9%
25 - 34:
13.6%
35 - 54:
25.1%
55 - 64:
13.4%
Over 65 Years:
15.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
93.4%
93.4%
36.8%
36.8%
5.1%
5.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Minnesota
USA
$38,881
$38,881
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Minnesota
USA
$73,382
$73,382
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.3%

Employment Industries in MN

Healthcare
Manufacturing
Retail
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Construction
Accommodation
Finance
Other
Transportation
Public Service
Administration
Wholesale
Arts
Agriculture
Information Technology
Real Estate
Utilities
Management
Mining
16.3%
16.3%
13.4%
13.4%
10.8%
10.8%
9.2%
9.2%
6.7%
6.7%
6.1%
6.1%
5.8%
5.8%
5.8%
5.8%
4.3%
4.3%
4.0%
4.0%
3.6%
3.6%
3.1%
3.1%
2.8%
2.8%
2.1%
2.1%
1.9%
1.9%
1.6%
1.6%
1.5%
1.5%
0.6%
0.6%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Black Or African American
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian And Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
79.0%
79.0%
6.3%
6.3%
5.5%
5.5%
4.9%
4.9%
3.4%
3.4%
0.9%
0.9%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Unclassified
Norwegian
Irish
Swedish
English
Polish
French
Italian
European
Finnish
Scandinavian
Dutch
Czech
Danish
Scottish
Somalian
French Canadian
African
Russian
31.3%
31.3%
17.7%
17.7%
13.9%
13.9%
10.0%
10.0%
7.3%
7.3%
5.6%
5.6%
4.3%
4.3%
3.1%
3.1%
2.2%
2.2%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.5%
1.5%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
African languages
Miao/Hmong
Native American languages
Indic languages
Chinese
Other Asian languages
German
Vietnamese
French
Arabic
Slavic languages
Russian
Tagalog
Hindi
Laotian
Korean
Serbo-Croatian
Other languages
88.1%
88.1%
3.9%
3.9%
1.5%
1.5%
1.2%
1.2%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born MN Residents
8.4%