Who lives in Lake Elmo?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 513 5.8%
5-9 years 638 7.3%
10-14 years 647 7.4%
15-17 years 507 5.8%
18-24 years 603 6.9%
25-34 years 772 8.8%
35-44 years 1,123 12.8%
45-54 years 1,502 17.1%
55-64 years 1,351 15.4%
65-74 years 834 9.5%
75-84 years 218 2.5%
85 years and older 86 1.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 4,368 49.7%
Female 4,426 50.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 8,089 92.0%
Of Color 705 8.0%
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other suppressed
Two or more races 209 2.4%
Hispanic or Latino 616 7.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 8,281 100.0%
English only 7,670 92.6%
Language other than English 611 7.4%
Speaks English less than "very well" 318 3.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 8,794 100.0%
Population with a disability 1,042 11.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents 565 6.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 8,730 100.0%
Same residence 7,867 90.1%
Different residence in the U.S. 844 9.7%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Lake Elmo's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 3,033 100.0%
Less than $35,000 361 11.9%
$35,000-$49,999 286 9.4%
$50,000-$74,999 396 13.1%
$75,000-$99,999 315 10.4%
$100,000 or more 1,675 55.2%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $115,984 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 8,782 100.0%
Less than $35,000 361 11.9%
With income below poverty 573 6.5%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 521 5.9%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 387 4.4%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 7,301 83.1%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 1,130 12.9%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) suppressed
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 808 9.2%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 396 4.5%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 8,794 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 271 3.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 3,125 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) suppressed
Occupied housing units 3,033 97.1%
Average household size 2.9
Owner-occupied 2,879 92.1%
Average household size 2.9
Renter-occupied 154 4.9%
Average household size 3.2
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 871 27.9%
1970-1999 1,527 48.9%
1940-1969 583 18.7%
1939 or earlier 144 4.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 3,033 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 2,520 83.1%
With children under 18 years 1,160 38.2%
Married-couple family households 2,141 70.6%
With children under 18 years 908 29.9%
Single-person family households 379 12.5%
With children under 18 years 252 8.3%
Nonfamily households 513 16.9%
Householder living alone 391 12.9%
65 years and over 240 7.9%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 1,160 38.2%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 803 26.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 971 32.0%
Moved in 2000-2009 887 29.2%
Moved in 1990-1999 660 21.8%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 660 21.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 2,984 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 671 22.5%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 2,873 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 608 21.2%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated suppressed
Cost-burdened renter households suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 111
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $938
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles suppressed
1 vehicle available 571 18.8%
2 vehicles available 1,475 48.6%
3 or more vehicles available 935 30.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 4,601 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 4,061 88.3%
Public transportation 90 2.0%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 450 9.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 4,210 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 261 6.2%
10-19 minutes 1,344 31.9%
20-29 minutes 883 21.0%
30 minutes or longer 1,722 40.9%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 5,886 100.0%
Less than high school 316 5.4%
High school diploma or GED 1,130 19.2%
Some college or associate’s degree 1,493 25.4%
Bachelor’s Degree 1,800 30.6%
Graduate or professional Degree 1,147 19.5%
High school graduate or higher 5,570 94.6%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,947 50.1%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 5,351 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 4,271 79.8%
Civilian labor force 4,412 100.0%
Unemployed 141 3.2%
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Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 7,747 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 1,566 20.2%
Age 30 to 54 4,117 53.1%
Age 55 or older 2,064 26.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 1,683 21.7%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 1,533 19.8%
$40,000 or more per year 4,531 58.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 527 6.8%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 304 3.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 166 2.1%
Construction 345 4.5%
Educational services 654 8.4%
Finance and insurance 457 5.9%
Health care and social assistance 1,047 13.5%
Information 139 1.8%
Management of companies and enterprises 731 9.4%
Manufacturing 760 9.8%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 266 3.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 511 6.6%
Public administration 323 4.2%
Real estate and rental and leasing 87 1.1%
Retail trade 755 9.7%
Transportation and warehousing 216 2.8%
Utilities 28 0.4%
Wholesale trade 408 5.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 7,127 92.0%
Black or African American alone 133 1.7%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 25 0.3%
Asian alone 355 4.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 105 1.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 358 4.6%
High school or equivalent, no college 1,422 18.4%
Some college or associate degree 2,080 26.8%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 2,321 30.0%