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Mexican population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

This table contains information about all Minnesota residents with Mexican 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 Mexican community.

Demographics
Mexican population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 206,890
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 62.2%
Greater MN 37.8%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 110,695 53.5%
Female 96,195 46.5%
Under 5 years 24,485 11.8%
5-9 years 27,636 13.4%
10-14 years 23,595 11.4%
15-17 years 11,950 5.8%
18-24 years 23,810 11.5%
25-34 years 30,382 14.7%
35-44 years 31,235 15.1%
45-54 years 17,655 8.5%
55-64 years 10,942 5.3%
65-74 years 3,093 1.5%
75-84 years 1,818 0.9%
85 years and older 289 0.1%
17 years and younger 42.4%
18-64 years 55.1%
65 years and older 2.5%
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 32.0%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 182,405
English only 35.5%
Language other than English 64.5%
Speaks English less than "very well" 29.9%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 205,021
Population with a disability 7.5%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 199,912
With a disability, under 65 6.9%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 202,602
Same residence 79.1%
Different residence in the U.S. 19.7%
Different residence outside the U.S. 1.2%
Economy
Mexican population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 49,082
Less than $35,000 40.2%
$35,000-$49,999 17.3%
$50,000-$74,999 17.9%
$75,000-$99,999 10.7%
$100,000 or more 13.8%
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 41,781
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 202,994
With income below poverty 25.4%
With income 100-149% of poverty 16.1%
With income 150-199% of poverty 13.2%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 45.3%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 86,796 31.4%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 111,089 21.3%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 5,109 12.2%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 86,796 31.4%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 22,082 26.8%
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 29,822 24.8%
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 30,883 19.5%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 17,443 12.3%
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 10,859 20.0%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 5,109 12.2%
Health
Mexican population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 205,021
Population without health insurance coverage 21.9%
Housing
Mexican population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 49,082
Average household size 3
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 44.8%
Renter-occupied 55.2%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 12.9%
Married couples, with children under 18 31.8%
Single male with children under 18 2.7%
Single female with children under 18 10.6%
Other family households 9.8%
Individual living alone 13.9%
Other non-family households 3.8%
Undetermined household type 14.4%
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 47,721
Cost-burdened households 41.6%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 21,881
Cost-burdened owner households 28.6%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 25,840
Cost-burdened renter households 52.6%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 27,108
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 894
Transportation
Mexican population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles 9.9%
1 vehicle available 30.8%
2 vehicles available 39.1%
3 or more vehicles available 20.2%
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 86,921
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 84.3%
Public transportation 5.5%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 10.2%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 84,030
Less than 10 minutes 18.0%
10-19 minutes 30.7%
20-29 minutes 20.7%
30 minutes or longer 30.6%
Workforce
Mexican population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 95,414
Less than high school 38.7%
High school diploma or GED 28.0%
Some college or associate's degree 19.9%
Bachelor's degree 10.2%
Graduate or professional degree 3.3%
High school graduate or higher 61.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher 13.4%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 113,952
% of working age adults who are employed 74.4%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 61,981
% of working age adults who are employed, male 83.1%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 51,971
% of working age adults who are employed, female 64.1%

 

Source:

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