Nationwide Claims to Fame

Minneapolis is 37th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Minneapolis is 38th out of 6,406 other cities in Households

Minneapolis is 40th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Minneapolis is 43rd out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

Minneapolis is 47th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

Statewide Claims to Fame

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 130 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 133 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Current population (2012)

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Households

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Housing units

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Minneapolis is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Two or More

Minneapolis is 3rd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Minneapolis is 3rd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 392,880 1st 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 54.0 4th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 7,088.3 1st 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 6.9% 72nd 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.2% 122nd 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.0% 118th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.0% 123rd 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 44.7% 26th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 63.8% 139th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 18.6% 3rd 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.0% 9th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 5.6% 29th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 57th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.4% 1st 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 10.5% 12th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 60.3% 139th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 49.7% 125th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 14.9% 10th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 178,287 1st 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 51.1% 3rd 21.6% 25.9%
Households 168,273 1st 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 50.4% 140th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $223,400 56th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.2 123rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $30,693 56th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $47,478 107th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.3% 10th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Minneapolis Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 39,273 1st 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $3,867,032 1st $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $10,207 91st $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $1,333,466 1st $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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