Statewide Claims to Fame

Bloomington is 2nd in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales

Bloomington is 3rd in Minnesota out of 130 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Bloomington is 3rd in Minnesota out of 133 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Bloomington is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Current population (2012)

Bloomington is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Households

Bloomington is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Housing units

Bloomington is 14th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Size in square miles

Bloomington is 16th in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Bloomington is 17th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Foreign born residents

Bloomington is 18th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 86,033 5th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 34.7 14th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,390.1 33rd 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 5.4% 125th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.7% 127th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.4% 20th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.4% 68th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 38.5% 40th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 79.7% 125th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.2% 18th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 72nd 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 5.9% 28th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 34th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 21st 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.8% 27th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.2% 123rd 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.6% 52nd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 11.7% 17th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 37,641 5th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.7% 27th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 35,736 5th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 70.0% 96th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $234,700 42nd $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 106th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $35,732 30th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $60,150 76th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 8.5% 74th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Bloomington Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 9,480 3rd 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $2,847,589 2nd $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $34,901 16th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $459,656 3rd $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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