Statewide Claims to Fame

Golden Valley is 9th in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Golden Valley is 10th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income per capita

Golden Valley is 14th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Golden Valley is 14th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Golden Valley is 19th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 20,776 51st 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.2 75th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,998.1 49th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 5.4% 126th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.9% 124th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 20.3% 14th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.0% 30th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 53.0% 14th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 85.4% 101st 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.1% 19th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 75th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.5% 49th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 141st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 38th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.6% 86th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 84.0% 91st 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.4% 62nd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.5% 39th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 9,349 41st 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.2% 58th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 8,695 43rd 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 77.3% 53rd 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $277,900 21st $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 113th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $46,078 10th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $82,748 29th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.0% 91st 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Golden Valley Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,707 22nd 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $870,646 21st $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $43,020 9th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $81,667 22nd $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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