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Vietnamese population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

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

Demographics
Vietnamese population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 33,486
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 88.5%
Greater MN 11.5%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 16,036 47.9%
Female 17,450 52.1%
Under 5 years 2,696 8.1%
5-9 years 2,126 6.3%
10-14 years 2,914 8.7%
15-17 years 1,766 5.3%
18-24 years 3,240 9.7%
25-34 years 4,492 13.4%
35-44 years 5,624 16.8%
45-54 years 4,940 14.8%
55-64 years 3,471 10.4%
65-74 years 1,553 4.6%
75-84 years 419 1.3%
85 years and older suppressed suppressed
17 years and younger 28.4%
18-64 years 65.0%
65 years and older 6.6%
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 57.0%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 30,790
English only 22.8%
Language other than English 77.2%
Speaks English less than "very well" 42.4%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 33,372
Population with a disability 7.4%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 31,204
With a disability, under 65 5.1%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 33,058
Same residence 85.7%
Different residence in the U.S. 13.0%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed
Economy
Vietnamese population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 9,492
Less than $35,000 19.4%
$35,000-$49,999 14.5%
$50,000-$74,999 16.9%
$75,000-$99,999 15.9%
$100,000 or more 33.3%
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 72,513
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 33,077
With income below poverty 8.8%
With income 100-149% of poverty 7.5%
With income 150-199% of poverty 8.5%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 75.2%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 9,464 6.5%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 21,445 9.0%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 2,168 15.8%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 9,464 6.5%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 2,983 19.9%
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 4,492 suppressed
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 5,609 4.6%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 4,937 12.7%
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 3,424 suppressed
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 2,168 15.8%
Health
Vietnamese population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 33,372
Population without health insurance coverage 4.7%
Housing
Vietnamese population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 9,492
Average household size 3
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 79.1%
Renter-occupied 20.9%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 22.5%
Married couples, with children under 18 32.6%
Single male with children under 18 suppressed
Single female with children under 18 3.1%
Other family households 6.5%
Individual living alone 18.1%
Other non-family households 3.5%
Undetermined household type 10.0%
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 9,425
Cost-burdened households 31.7%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 7,509
Cost-burdened owner households 26.2%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 1,916
Cost-burdened renter households 53.1%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 1,983
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 943
Transportation
Vietnamese population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles 7.6%
1 vehicle available 27.9%
2 vehicles available 37.8%
3 or more vehicles available 26.7%
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 17,103
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 90.5%
Public transportation 4.1%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 5.4%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 16,721
Less than 10 minutes 9.6%
10-19 minutes 30.4%
20-29 minutes 27.3%
30 minutes or longer 32.6%
Workforce
Vietnamese population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 20,744
Less than high school 23.2%
High school diploma or GED 22.2%
Some college or associate's degree 24.5%
Bachelor's degree 20.7%
Graduate or professional degree 9.3%
High school graduate or higher 76.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher 30.1%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 21,767
% of working age adults who are employed 77.6%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 10,696
% of working age adults who are employed, male 83.4%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 11,071
% of working age adults who are employed, female 71.9%

 

Source:

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