Minneapolis 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

Minneapolis Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
429,954

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.4%
5 - 17:
13.4%
18 - 24:
13.5%
25 - 34:
22.2%
35 - 54:
24.5%
55 - 64:
10.1%
Over 65 Years:
9.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
8.9%
8.9%
90.4%
90.4%
51.8%
51.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Minneapolis
USA
$40,368
$40,368
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Minneapolis
USA
$66,068
$66,068
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.3%

Employment Industries in Minneapolis

 
Healthcare
Education
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Retail
Manufacturing
Accommodation
Finance
Other
Administration
Transportation
Public Service
Arts
Construction
Information Technology
15.1%
15.1%
12.2%
12.2%
11.6%
11.6%
10.1%
10.1%
9.3%
9.3%
7.9%
7.9%
6.2%
6.2%
4.4%
4.4%
3.9%
3.9%
3.4%
3.4%
3.1%
3.1%
3.0%
3.0%
2.8%
2.8%
2.1%
2.1%
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
59.7%
59.7%
18.6%
18.6%
9.6%
9.6%
5.9%
5.9%
5.1%
5.1%
1.1%
1.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
Norwegian
Swedish
English
Somalian
Polish
Italian
French
European
Scandinavian
Dutch
Scottish
African
Danish
Czech
Finnish
Russian
Ethiopian
British
20.5%
20.5%
10.2%
10.2%
9.6%
9.6%
6.1%
6.1%
6.0%
6.0%
5.2%
5.2%
3.9%
3.9%
2.7%
2.7%
2.6%
2.6%
2.0%
2.0%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.4%
1.2%
1.2%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
African languages
Miao/Hmong
Native American languages
Chinese
Langs. of India
French
Arabic
German/Yiddish
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Slavic languages
Korean
Russian
Scandinavian languages
Other Indo-European
Tagalog
Laotian
Persian
78.4%
78.4%
7.4%
7.4%
5.8%
5.8%
2.1%
2.1%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Minneapolis Residents:
15.2%