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Indian population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

This table contains information about all Minnesota residents with Indian ancestry, including native- and foreign-born residents. Cultural identification is based on a combination of race, ancestry, and birthplace.

Please see this table for information about Minnesota’s foreign-born Indian community.

Demographics
Indian population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 51,462
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 89.4%
Greater MN 10.6%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 26,730 51.9%
Female 24,732 48.1%
Under 5 years 4,292 8.3%
5-9 years 4,052 7.9%
10-14 years 3,333 6.5%
15-17 years 1,860 3.6%
18-24 years 3,746 7.3%
25-34 years 14,163 27.5%
35-44 years 9,251 18.0%
45-54 years 5,687 11.1%
55-64 years 3,111 6.0%
65-74 years 1,729 3.4%
75-84 years suppressed suppressed
85 years and older suppressed suppressed
17 years and younger 26.3%
18-64 years 69.9%
65 years and older 3.8%
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 70.1%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 47,170
English only 30.5%
Language other than English 69.5%
Speaks English less than "very well" 14.3%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 51,462
Population with a disability 4.6%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 49,495
With a disability, under 65 3.3%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 50,847
Same residence 72.8%
Different residence in the U.S. 19.9%
Different residence outside the U.S. 7.3%
Economy
Indian population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 18,164
Less than $35,000 14.5%
$35,000-$49,999 8.9%
$50,000-$74,999 15.1%
$75,000-$99,999 12.4%
$100,000 or more 49.1%
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 94,699
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 50,935
With income below poverty 6.7%
With income 100-149% of poverty 4.4%
With income 150-199% of poverty 4.1%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 84.9%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 13,495 6.2%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 35,473 6.8%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 1,967 suppressed
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 13,495 6.2%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 3,288 18.2%
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 14,136 7.4%
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 9,251 2.9%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 5,687 suppressed
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 3,111 suppressed
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 1,967 suppressed
Health
Indian population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 51,462
Population without health insurance coverage 3.0%
Housing
Indian population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 18,164
Average household size 3
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 47.3%
Renter-occupied 52.7%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 24.3%
Married couples, with children under 18 41.6%
Single male with children under 18 suppressed
Single female with children under 18 1.5%
Other family households 2.9%
Individual living alone 22.3%
Other non-family households 5.0%
Undetermined household type 1.8%
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 17,754
Cost-burdened households 21.0%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 8,586
Cost-burdened owner households 15.2%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 9,168
Cost-burdened renter households 26.5%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 9,578
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 1,106
Transportation
Indian population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles 9.8%
1 vehicle available 42.4%
2 vehicles available 35.1%
3 or more vehicles available 12.7%
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 28,310
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 77.5%
Public transportation 9.1%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 13.4%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 27,094
Less than 10 minutes 8.9%
10-19 minutes 34.2%
20-29 minutes 20.8%
30 minutes or longer 36.1%
Workforce
Indian population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 34,179
Less than high school 7.7%
High school diploma or GED 6.4%
Some college or associate's degree 7.6%
Bachelor's degree 36.4%
Graduate or professional degree 41.8%
High school graduate or higher 92.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher 78.3%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 35,958
% of working age adults who are employed 78.0%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 18,846
% of working age adults who are employed, male 90.2%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 17,112
% of working age adults who are employed, female 64.6%

 

Source:

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey.