|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Golden Valley is 21,942. Golden Valley, Minnesota is the 1,738th largest city in the US.
Golden Valley is located entirely in Hennepin County.
The peak population of Golden Valley was in 2020, when its population was 22,472. In 2020, Golden Valley was the 1,702nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,738th largest city in the US. Golden Valley is currently 2.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Golden Valley has grown 7.8% since the 2000. Golden Valley, Minnesota's growth is about average. 55% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Golden Valley has a population density of 1,998.1 people per square mile.
|1615||White Bear Lake||24,130||-0.8%|
|1734||Blue Island, Illinois||22,005||-6.2%|
|1735||Villa Park, Illinois||21,992||-1.5%|
|1736||East Ridge, Tennessee||21,961||6.9%|
|1737||Shelby, North Carolina||21,947||5.2%|
|1738||Golden Valley, Minnesota||21,942||7.8%|
|1743||Columbia Heights, Minnesota||21,835||17.8%|
|1744||Yucca Valley, California||21,821||28.7%|
The total voting age population of Golden Valley, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 17,142. The voting age population is 43.1% male and 56.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.7% of the residents of Golden Valley are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Golden Valley are 87.4% White, 4.4% Black, 4.2% Two or more races, 3.0% Asian, 0.7% American Indian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Golden Valley, 6.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.4%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Golden Valley.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.0% of Golden Valley residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.0% of Golden Valley residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 60.1% have a bachelor's degree and 24.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Golden Valley residents aged 5 and older, 10.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Golden Valley is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Golden Valley, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Golden Valley is $98,058.
In Golden Valley, 73.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.3% of housing units in Golden Valley.
Of all the housing units in Golden Valley, 6.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Golden Valley, 12.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Golden Valley is $1,349.
In Golden Valley, 88.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.