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White non-Hispanic population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

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

Demographics
White non-Hispanic population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 4,434,531
Top ancestries (2013-2017)
German 1,336,068 30.1%
Norwegian 513,902 11.6%
Irish 289,520 6.5%
Swedish 240,836 5.4%
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 50.1%
Greater MN 49.9%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 2,197,939 49.6%
Female 2,236,592 50.4%
Under 5 years 238,837 5.4%
5-9 years 251,999 5.7%
10-14 years 253,679 5.7%
15-17 years 158,346 3.6%
18-24 years 379,033 8.5%
25-34 years 566,083 12.8%
35-44 years 532,380 12.0%
45-54 years 639,260 14.4%
55-64 years 657,847 14.8%
65-74 years 420,573 9.5%
75-84 years 226,834 5.1%
85 years and older 109,660 2.5%
17 years and younger 20.4%
18-64 years 62.6%
65 years and older 17.1%
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 1.7%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 4,195,694
English only 97.2%
Language other than English 2.8%
Speaks English less than "very well" 0.7%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 4,390,542
Population with a disability 11.1%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 3,662,367
With a disability, under 65 7.2%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 4,388,051
Same residence 87.3%
Different residence in the U.S. 12.5%
Different residence outside the U.S. 0.3%
Economy
White non-Hispanic population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 1,855,867
Less than $35,000 23.2%
$35,000-$49,999 12.5%
$50,000-$74,999 18.8%
$75,000-$99,999 14.5%
$100,000 or more 31.0%
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 68,394
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 4,349,525
With income below poverty 7.7%
With income 100-149% of poverty 5.7%
With income 150-199% of poverty 6.7%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 80.0%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 898,450 8.2%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 2,722,900 7.8%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 728,175 6.5%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 898,450 8.2%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 338,816 20.4%
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 562,442 7.7%
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 529,827 5.3%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 636,587 5.1%
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 655,228 6.1%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 728,175 6.5%
Health
White non-Hispanic population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 4,390,542
Population without health insurance coverage 3.9%
Housing
White non-Hispanic population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 1,855,867
Average household size 2
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 76.3%
Renter-occupied 23.7%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 33.3%
Married couples, with children under 18 19.6%
Single male with children under 18 1.2%
Single female with children under 18 3.1%
Other family households 4.5%
Individual living alone 28.8%
Other non-family households 2.9%
Undetermined household type 6.6%
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 1,823,278
Cost-burdened households 24.1%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 1,408,305
Cost-burdened owner households 18.5%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 414,973
Cost-burdened renter households 43.4%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 440,445
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 894
Transportation
White non-Hispanic population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles 5.6%
1 vehicle available 28.6%
2 vehicles available 41.8%
3 or more vehicles available 24.0%
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 2,394,185
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 87.3%
Public transportation 2.8%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 9.9%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 2,257,333
Less than 10 minutes 16.7%
10-19 minutes 30.1%
20-29 minutes 21.6%
30 minutes or longer 31.6%
Workforce
White non-Hispanic population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 3,152,637
Less than high school 4.7%
High school diploma or GED 26.1%
Some college or associate's degree 33.2%
Bachelor's degree 24.0%
Graduate or professional degree 12.0%
High school graduate or higher 95.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher 36.0%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 2,772,805
% of working age adults who are employed 81.6%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 1,393,645
% of working age adults who are employed, male 83.7%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 1,379,160
% of working age adults who are employed, female 79.5%

 

Source:

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