Minneapolis-Saint Paul neighborhoods

Find at-a-glance trends and data by neighborhood, including population, housing, and employment.

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  • Click on a neighborhood area within the map for more details and for links to the profiles. In Minneapolis, profiles are also available by community – groupings of several neighborhoods (map).
  • Choose from the map views drop-down to see additional maps with key data.
  • Scroll down to view the list of neighborhoods by name.
  • Download the neighborhood data file with margins of error.

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Source: 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-year estimates, adjusted to fit current neighborhood boundaries using the 2010 Census counts. The 5-year estimates represent averages of data collected over that time period.


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We recently updated the predefined neighborhood profiles with data from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey. Did you know...

  • In Minneapolis, the most populous neighborhood is Whittier, with nearly 14,600 residents. In Saint Paul, the most populous neighborhood is Payne-Phalen with 31,100 residents
  • In Saint Paul the Payne-Phalen neighborhood has the highest number of residents of color (nearly 21,100, or 68% of the population); in Minneapolis Sumner-Glenwood has the highest share of residents of color, at 91 percent
  • In Saint Paul, the oldest neighborhood is West Seventh (14% of its residents age 65 or older) and the youngest is Frogtown/Thomas- Dale (11% of its residents are under age 5)
  • Across the two cities, median household incomes range from over $119,000 (Cedar- Isles- Dean) to $17,500 (Ventura Village)
  • Over a quarter of workers in three neighborhoods are transit commuters: Ventura Village (33%), Phillips West (28%), and East Phillips (26%)
  • 41% of workers from the Bryant neighborhood commute 30 minutes or longer to reach their jobs, which is the highest proportion of longer commutes among neighborhoods”
  • At 44 percent, Lowry Hill East has the largest share of young workers, age 29 and younger

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Support for our neighborhood profiles is provided by:

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Additional thanks to our Neighborhood Profile Advisory Committee and also to the Community Planning & Economic Development department at the City of Minneapolis for providing data assistance.

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