Statewide Claims to Fame

St. Cloud is 5th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Income below poverty line

St. Cloud is 7th in Minnesota out of 130 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

St. Cloud is 7th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Households

St. Cloud is 8th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Current population (2012)

St. Cloud is 8th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Housing units

St. Cloud is 8th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Size in square miles

St. Cloud is 9th in Minnesota out of 138 other cities in Retail sales

St. Cloud is 10th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

St. Cloud is 15th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - Black or African American

St. Cloud is 16th in Minnesota out of 133 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 65,986 8th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 40.0 8th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,644.5 70th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 5.9% 114th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.9% 134th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.3% 98th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.4% 100th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 28.1% 80th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 84.6% 105th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.8% 15th 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 41st 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.7% 45th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 89th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 51st 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 91st 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.3% 101st 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 48.5% 137th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.8% 60th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 27,338 8th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 42.4% 10th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 25,950 7th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.6% 137th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $155,000 108th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 103rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $22,871 123rd $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $40,687 123rd $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 23.9% 5th 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
St. Cloud Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,088 16th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,481,049 9th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $22,210 37th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $164,212 7th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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