Statewide Claims to Fame

Lake Elmo is 6th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income per household

Lake Elmo is 7th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Home median value

Lake Elmo is 12th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Home ownership rate

Lake Elmo is 12th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 8,106 110th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 22.2 43rd 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 362.7 133rd 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 4.7% 135th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.1% 43rd 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.0% 93rd 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 95.6% 36th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 43.4% 29th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 92.3% 58th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.8% 113th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 110th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.3% 57th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 47th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.9% 94th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 60th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 90.3% 60th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 49.8% 123rd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 3.6% 84th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 2,877 117th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 1.2% 139th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 2,887 112th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 92.6% 12th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $386,200 7th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 32nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $44,403 12th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $105,739 6th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 3.8% 124th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lake Elmo Rank Minnesota US
Retail sales $58,703 118th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,810 96th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $7,756 112th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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