2000 Census - City of Minneapolis:
Profile of General Demographic Characteristics

Subject Number Percent
Total Population 382,618 100%
SEX AND RACE
Male 192,232 50.24%
Female 190,386 49.76%
Under 5 years 25,187 6.58%
5 to 9 years 23,960 6.26%
10 to 14 years 22,291 5.83%
15 to 19 years 26,866 7.02%
20 to 24 years 40,953 10.70%
25 to 34 years 78,978 20.64%
35 to 44 years 60,904 15.92%
45 to 54 years 45,961 12.01%
55 to 59 years 13,199 3.45%
60 to 64 years
9,441
2.47%
65 to 74 years 15,332 4.01%
75 to 84 years 13,172 3.44%
85 years and over
6,374
1.67%
Median age
31.20
18 years and over 298,449 78.00%
Male 149,274 39.01%
Female 149,175 38.99%
21 years and over 275,980 72.13%
62 years and over 40,220 10.51%
65 years and over 34,878 9.12%
Male 13,283 3.47%
Female 21,595 5.64%
 
RACE
One race 365,924 95.64%
White 249,186 65.13%
Black or African American 68,818 17.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native
8,378
2.19%
Asian 23,455 6.13%
Asian Indian
1,816
0.47%
Chinese
2,447
0.64%
Filipino
615
0.16%
Japanese
662
0.17%
Korean
1,637
0.43%
Vietnamese
2,395
0.63%
Other Asian 13,883 3.63%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
289
0.08%
Native Hawaiian
49
0.01%
Guamanian or Chamorro
41
0.01%
Samoan
111
0.03%
Other Pacific Islander
88
0.02%
Some other race 15,798 4.13%
Two or more races 16,694 4.36%
RACE ALONE OR IN COMBINATION WITH ONE OR MORE OTHER RACES
White 260,089 67.98%
Black or African American 78,291 20.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native 12,683 3.31%
Asian 26,601 6.95%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
949
0.25%
Some other race 22,089 5.77%
 
 
Subject Number Percent
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total Population 382,618 100%
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 29,175 7.63%
Mexican 19,835 5.18%
Puerto Rican
1,202
0.31%
Cuban
490
0.13%
Other Hispanic or Latino
7,648
2.00%
Not Hispanic or Latino 353,443 92.37%
White Alone 239,080 62.49%
RELATIONSHIP
Total population 382,618 100%
In households 364,554 95.28%
Householder 162,352 42.43%
Spouse 47,049 12.30%
Child 89,700 23.44%
Own child under 18 years 72,768 19.02%
Other relatives 22,374 5.85%
Under 18 years
8,045
2.10%
Nonrelatives 43,079 11.26%
Unmarried partner 12,585 3.29%
In group quarters 18,064 4.72%
Institutionalized population
5,701
1.49%
Noninstitutionalized population 12,363 3.23%
HOUSEHOLD BY TYPE
Total households 162,352 100%
Family households (families) 73,939 45.54%
With own children under 18 years 36,698 22.60%
Married-couple family 47,049 28.98%
With own children under 18 years 20,843 12.84%
Female householder, no husband present 19,991 12.31%
With own children under 18 years 12,828 7.90%
Nonfamily households 88,413 54.46%
Householder living alone 65,508 40.35%
Householder 65 years and over 13,043 8.03%
 
Households with individuals under 18 years 40,579 24.99%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 24,734 15.23%
Average household size 2.25
Average family size 3.15
 
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total Housing Units 168,606 100%
Occupied housing units 162,352 96.29%
Vacant housing units
6,254
3.71%
For season, recreational or occasional use
780
0.46%
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 0.70
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 2.80
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units 162,352 100%
Owner-occupied housing units 83,408 51.37%
Renter-occupied housing units 78,944 48.63%
Average household size of owner-occupied units 2.43
Average household size of renter-occupied units 2.05

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000.

Prepared by Minneapolis Planning Department,

Research and Strategic Planning Division, June, 2002

Last updated Sep 27, 2011