Excelsior, MN

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Excelsior Profile


Overview

Excelsior is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 2,355 people and just one neighborhood, Excelsior is the largest community in Minnesota.

Housing costs in Excelsior are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Minnesota.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Excelsior is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Excelsior is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Excelsior who work in management occupations (20.46%), business and financial occupations (10.84%), and sales jobs (10.77%).

A relatively large number of people in Excelsior telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.36% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

Excelsior Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Excelsior. 55.23% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Excelsior in 2018 was $67,808, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $271,232 for a family of four. However, Excelsior contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Excelsior is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Excelsior home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Excelsior residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Excelsior also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Excelsior include German, Irish, Norwegian, Swedish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Excelsior is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Excelsior, MN HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 364

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Excelsior VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 19
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Excelsior Property CRIMES

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National Median: 26.9
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Deephaven Elementary School
4452 Vine Hill Rd
Wayzata, MN 55391
KG-05
Excelsior Elementary School
441 Oak St
Excelsior, MN 55331
KG-05
Minnetonka East Middle School
17000 Lake St Extension
Minnetonka, MN 55345
06-08
Minnetonka Senior High School
18301 Hwy 7
Minnetonka, MN 55345
09-12
Minnewashta Elementary School
26350 Smithtown Rd
Excelsior, MN 55331
KG-05
Minnetonka West Middle School
6421 Hazeltine Blvd
Excelsior, MN 55331
06-08
Orono Senior High School
795 Old Crystal Bay Rd N
Long Lake, MN 55356
09-12
Orono Middle School
800 Old Crystal Bay Rd N
Long Lake, MN 55356
06-08
Schumann Elementary School
765 Old Crystal Bay Rd N
Long Lake, MN 55356
PK-02
Orono Intermediate Elementary School
685 Old Crystal Bay Rd N
Long Lake, MN 55356
03-05
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

MINNETONKA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Minnesota

(10 is best)

Better than of MN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.2% 35.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 27.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 8.6%

Educational Expenditures

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