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United States; St. Paul city, Minnesota; Minneapolis city, Minnesota

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United States
St. Paul city, Minnesota
Minneapolis city, Minnesota
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 327,167,434 307,695 425,403
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 327,167,434 307,695 425,403
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 308,758,105 285,067 382,603
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 6.0% 7.9% 11.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 308,745,538 285,068 382,578
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
7.6%
6.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.4%
25.3%
19.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.0%
9.7%
9.2%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.6%
49.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
76.5%
57.4%
63.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
13.4%
15.9%
18.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.3%
0.9%
1.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
5.9%
18.0%
6.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.0%
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
2.7%
4.9%
4.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
18.3%
9.7%
9.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
60.4%
52.1%
59.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 18,939,219 10,055 14,481
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 13.4% 19.5% 15.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 138,537,078 X X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 63.8% 49.9% 47.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $193,500 $187,400 $222,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,515 $1,495 $1,623
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $474 $540 $597
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $982 $901 $941
Building permits, 2018 1,328,827 X X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 118,825,921 112,502 172,082
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.63 2.60 2.29
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 85.4% 78.6% 76.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 21.3% 29.2% 21.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 87.2% 89.2% 90.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 78.1% 80.7% 79.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 87.3% 86.4% 89.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 30.9% 39.8% 48.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 8.7% 9.0% 9.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.0%
9.1%
9.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 63.0% 70.7% 74.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 58.2% 68.4% 72.0%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 708,138,598 589,021 1,646,946
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,040,441,203 3,963,025 6,545,255
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,696,729,632 2,018,135 3,944,223
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,208,023,478 3,332,774 6,079,468
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,219,821,871 1,959,938 4,070,023
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $13,443 $6,741 $10,359
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 26.4 23.7 22.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $57,652 $52,841 $55,720
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $31,177 $28,535 $35,259
Persons in poverty, percent
11.8%
20.4%
20.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 7,757,807 X X
Total employment, 2016 126,752,238 X X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 6,435,142,055 X X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 2.1% X X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 25,701,671 X X
All firms, 2012 27,626,360 27,147 44,702
Men-owned firms, 2012 14,844,597 13,817 23,657
Women-owned firms, 2012 9,878,397 10,345 16,547
Minority-owned firms, 2012 7,952,386 7,001 9,311
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 18,987,918 18,819 33,010
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 2,521,682 2,055 3,036
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 24,070,685 23,459 38,969
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 87.4 5,484.3 7,088.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 3,531,905.43 51.98 53.97
FIPS Code 00 2758000 2743000
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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