Statewide Claims to Fame

Brooklyn Park is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Asian

Brooklyn Park is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Brooklyn Park is 3rd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Foreign born residents

Brooklyn Park is 6th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Current population (2012)

Brooklyn Park is 7th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Housing units

Brooklyn Park is 8th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Households

Brooklyn Park is 10th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Two or More

Brooklyn Park is 13th in Minnesota out of 133 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Brooklyn Park is 13th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Brooklyn Park is 18th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in People per household

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 77,752 6th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 26.1 36th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,906.5 22nd 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 8.7% 21st 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 29.0% 31st 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.8% 120th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.3% 114th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 29.5% 73rd 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 52.2% 142nd 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 24.4% 2nd 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 69th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 15.4% 1st 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 13th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.7% 10th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.4% 33rd 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 50.1% 141st 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.1% 77th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 20.4% 3rd 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 27,841 7th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 25.9% 50th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 25,500 8th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 72.7% 79th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $214,400 63rd $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.9 18th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $25,818 96th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $61,537 73rd $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.4% 40th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Brooklyn Park Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,961 13th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $851,628 22nd $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $11,994 80th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $75,457 24th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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