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Salvadoran population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

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

Demographics
Salvadoran population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 12,014
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 78.3%
Greater MN 21.7%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 6,384 53.1%
Female 5,630 46.9%
Under 5 years 1,532 12.8%
5-9 years 1,335 11.1%
10-14 years 739 6.2%
15-17 years 686 5.7%
18-24 years 2,065 17.2%
25-34 years 2,298 19.1%
35-44 years 1,427 11.9%
45-54 years 1,297 10.8%
55-64 years 594 4.9%
65-74 years suppressed suppressed
75-84 years suppressed suppressed
85 years and older suppressed suppressed
17 years and younger 35.7%
18-64 years 63.9%
65 years and older suppressed
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 57.7%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 10,482
English only 12.7%
Language other than English 87.3%
Speaks English less than "very well" 54.1%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 11,957
Population with a disability 10.1%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 11,916
With a disability, under 65 9.8%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 11,804
Same residence 80.7%
Different residence in the U.S. 16.2%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed
Economy
Salvadoran population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 2,553
Less than $35,000 47.7%
$35,000-$49,999 16.2%
$50,000-$74,999 11.6%
$75,000-$99,999 17.5%
$100,000 or more suppressed
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 37,890
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 11,904
With income below poverty 21.8%
With income 100-149% of poverty 10.1%
With income 150-199% of poverty 13.3%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 54.7%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 4,273 34.0%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 7,590 15.1%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) suppressed suppressed
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 4,273 34.0%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 2,030 suppressed
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 2,279 suppressed
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 1,401 19.6%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 1,286 17.3%
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 594 suppressed
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) suppressed suppressed
Health
Salvadoran population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 11,957
Population without health insurance coverage 33.5%
Housing
Salvadoran population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 2,553
Average household size 3
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 37.7%
Renter-occupied 62.3%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 suppressed
Married couples, with children under 18 28.2%
Single male with children under 18 suppressed
Single female with children under 18 19.4%
Other family households suppressed
Individual living alone 15.4%
Other non-family households suppressed
Undetermined household type suppressed
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 2,553
Cost-burdened households 48.9%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 962
Cost-burdened owner households 33.2%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 1,591
Cost-burdened renter households 58.4%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 1,591
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 962
Transportation
Salvadoran population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 31.2%
2 vehicles available 45.8%
3 or more vehicles available 15.2%
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 6,001
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 72.6%
Public transportation 11.8%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 15.6%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 5,968
Less than 10 minutes 31.8%
10-19 minutes 22.8%
20-29 minutes 22.3%
30 minutes or longer 23.1%
Workforce
Salvadoran population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 5,657
Less than high school 53.5%
High school diploma or GED 19.9%
Some college or associate's degree 18.4%
Bachelor's degree 7.9%
Graduate or professional degree 0.4%
High school graduate or higher 46.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher 8.2%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 7,681
% of working age adults who are employed 79.2%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 3,943
% of working age adults who are employed, male 84.6%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 3,738
% of working age adults who are employed, female 73.6%

 

Source:

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