Hennepin County, Minnesota Population 2018

Hennepin County, Minnesota's estimated population is 1,252,024 with a growth rate of 3.54% 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
20171,252,02442,7593.54%
20161,209,265-27,762-2.24%
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
White891,912
Black or African American150,522
Asian83,228
Two or More Races42,343
Some Other Race32,774
American Indian and Alaska Native7,999
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander487

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hennepin County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hennepin County, Minnesota Median Age

36.2


Total

35.3


Male

37.2


Female

Hennepin County, Minnesota Adults

There are 939,599 adults, (151,158 of which are seniors) in Hennepin County, Minnesota.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Age Dependency

53.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hennepin County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

613,022

50.69%

Male

596,243

49.31%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Households and Families

Hennepin County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hennepin County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All62.2%37.8%
Male53.9%46.1%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female45.9%54.1%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hennepin County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All493,8322.462.2
Married217,3373.1382.2
Non Family209,2641.3445.9
Female48,4253.345.9
Male18,8063.3753.9

3.09

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

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 Grade27,7373.34%
9th to 12th Grade31,9233.84%
High School Graduate145,57617.50%
Some College159,79519.21%
Associates Degree70,9148.53%
Bachelors Degree254,18730.56%
Graduate Degree141,52817.02%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White636,657619,984338,783
Black82,27565,54715,691
Asian51,92143,38426,137
Hispanic41,81125,9968,073
Other Race16,9718,9232,413
Multiple Races15,31213,6986,105
Native American5,0304,024834
Islander19116943

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 53.21%.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,456$50,736$39,757
Less Than High School$21,197$24,441$16,776
High School Grad$30,245$32,330$25,841
Some College$36,829$41,208$32,318
Bachelors Degree$54,882$65,789$45,698
Graduate Degree$72,110$87,145$62,321

$44,456

Average Earnings

$50,736

Average Male

$39,757

Average Female

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language by Age

Hennepin County, Minnesota Language

82.52% of Hennepin County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 17.48% 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
White832,75056,4486.78%
Black147,05550,14834.10%
Hispanic81,23417,33321.34%
Asian81,7389,27111.34%
Other32,5367,92724.36%
Multiple40,9187,49618.32%
Native7,3811,93226.18%
Islander46813428.63%

11.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.33%

Male Poverty Rate

12.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota is Black, with 34.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hennepin County, Minnesota is White, with 6.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.93%.

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.94%
High School13.76%
Some College9.79%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.09%
Male Unemployed31.62%
Female Employed7.06%
Male Employed5.53%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Income

Hennepin County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,989$95,858
Families$90,932$120,780
Married Families$107,911$140,541
Non Families$42,604$59,352

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Hennepin County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

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

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by War

58,568

Number of Veterans

54,944

Male Veterans

3,624

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam21,303
First Gulf War6,892
Korea6,548
Second Gulf War6,458
World War II5,784

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+16,503
65 to 7414,840
55 to 6411,526
35 to 5411,413
18 to 344,286

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White52,4657.18%
Black3,6533.68%
Hispanic1,1282.23%
2 or More9224.39%
Asian8731.41%
Indian4237.24%
Other2321.12%

Hennepin County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment Status

Hennepin County, Minnesota Employment by Age

72%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

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