Hennepin County, Minnesota Population 2018

Hennepin County, Minnesota's estimated population is 1,252,024 with a growth rate of 1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hennepin County, Minnesota is the 1st largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,224,763-27,261-2.18%
20171,252,02414,9971.21%
20161,237,02713,6421.12%
20151,223,38511,2920.93%
20141,212,09312,8071.07%
20131,199,28614,5161.23%
20121,184,77015,3121.31%
20111,169,45815,2501.32%
20101,154,208121,77711.80%
19901,032,43191,0209.67%
1980941,411-18,669-1.94%
1970960,080117,22613.91%
1960842,854166,27524.58%
1950676,579107,68018.93%
1940568,89951,1149.87%
1930517,785102,36624.64%
1920415,41981,93924.57%
1910333,480105,14046.05%
1900228,34043,04623.23%
1890185,294118,281176.50%
188067,01335,447112.29%
187031,56618,717145.67%
186012,8490.00%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White894,712
Black or African American155,667
Asian85,759
Two or More Races44,846
Some Other Race35,160
American Indian and Alaska Native8,162
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander457

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Hennepin County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Male Population10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hennepin County, Minnesota Median Age

36.3


Total

35.4


Male

37.3


Female

Hennepin County, Minnesota Adults

There are 953,313 adults, (158,332 of whom are seniors) in Hennepin County, Minnesota.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Age Dependency

54.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hennepin County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

620,134

50.63%

Male

604,629

49.37%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Households and Families

Hennepin County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Hennepin County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All62.4%37.6%
Male54.1%45.9%
Female46.4%53.6%
Non Family45.9%54.1%

62.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hennepin County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All499,1042.462.4
Married220,3013.1382.5
Non Family212,8841.3645.9
Female47,0413.3446.4
Male18,8783.3654.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hennepin County, Minnesota Households

Hennepin County, Minnesota Education

Hennepin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade28,5653.38%
9th to 12th Grade30,5773.62%
High School Graduate145,73717.24%
Some College160,02018.93%
Associates Degree73,1938.66%
Bachelors Degree259,30130.67%
Graduate Degree148,01417.51%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White642,291626,334346,619
Black85,44668,40016,131
Asian54,38746,13728,281
Hispanic42,81926,7758,373
Other Race18,5209,6972,539
Multiple Races16,91815,3676,873
Native American5,0594,0161,035
Islander19619070

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 53.97%.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,215$51,921$40,966
Less Than High School$21,994$25,552$17,921
High School Grad$30,550$33,276$26,331
Some College$37,923$42,189$33,873
Bachelors Degree$57,109$67,948$47,855
Graduate Degree$74,307$89,246$64,140

$46,215

Average Earnings

$51,921

Average Male

$40,966

Average Female

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language by Age

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language

82.19% of Hennepin County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 17.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.71% of the population.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White836,58854,5506.52%
Black152,26249,93632.80%
Hispanic82,70916,30619.71%
Asian84,1489,26411.01%
Other34,8058,28123.79%
Multiple43,4497,22416.63%
Native7,6262,31130.30%
Islander44015535.23%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

12.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota is Islander, with 35.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota is White, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.29%.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.65%
High School13.46%
Some College9.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.40%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.39%
Male Unemployed29.25%
Female Employed7.19%
Male Employed5.25%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Income

Hennepin County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,154$100,441
Families$95,062$126,663
Married Families$112,708$146,452
Non Families$44,850$62,413

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hennepin County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by War

56,662

Number of Veterans

53,070

Male Veterans

3,592

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam20,693
First Gulf War6,968
Second Gulf War6,734
Korea6,295
World War II4,702

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+15,934
65 to 7415,123
35 to 5410,967
55 to 6410,435
18 to 344,203

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White50,5756.88%
Black3,7663.69%
Hispanic1,1122.14%
Asian8641.34%
2 or More7723.35%
Indian3796.44%
Other2901.30%
Hawaiian165.08%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

6.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment Status

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment by Age

72.2%

Labor Force Participation

68.8%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hennepin County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Minneapolis382603413651310488.11%
Bloomington828938531924262.93%
Brooklyn Park757767970739315.19%
Plymouth705857721666319.39%
Maple Grove6154969576802713.04%
Eden Prairie607976391431175.13%
Minnetonka497295236926405.31%
Edina479805135033707.02%
St. Louis Park452064874735417.83%
Richfield35094359498552.44%
Brooklyn Center30135308707352.44%
Chanhassen 2292925469254011.08%
Champlin230932423111384.93%
Crystal22152230288763.95%
Golden Valley203612137610154.99%
New Hope20321208775562.74%
Hopkins17589181055162.93%
Robbinsdale13953144615083.64%
Rogers1119712748155113.85%
Mound903393943614.00%
St. Anthony 822690077819.49%
Orono743580095747.72%
Shorewood726676423765.17%
Minnetrista63497397104816.51%
Medina48936240134727.53%
Corcoran539856862885.34%
Dayton 4671538771615.33%
Wayzata3686452283622.68%
Rockford 43164357410.95%
Deephaven363638432075.69%
Independence351837402226.31%
Hanover 2938336042214.36%
Greenfield277129481776.39%
Osseo2430275232213.25%
St. Bonifacius22992372733.18%
Excelsior22242316924.14%
Long Lake17771828512.87%
Maple Plain17601807472.67%
Spring Park167217861146.82%
Tonka Bay14841555714.78%
Greenwood692734426.07%
Loretto647668213.25%
Minnetonka Beach521552315.95%
Woodland432474429.72%
Medicine Lake355375205.63%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990