Ramsey County, Minnesota Population 2018

Ramsey County, Minnesota's estimated population is 547,974 with a growth rate of 0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ramsey County, Minnesota is the 2nd largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017537,893-10,081-1.84%
2017547,9745,1620.95%
2016542,8125,2700.98%
2015537,5424,1750.78%
2014533,3675,5971.06%
2013527,7706,4141.23%
2012521,3565,4831.06%
2011515,8736,5191.28%
2010509,35423,5894.86%
1990485,76525,9815.65%
1980459,784-16,471-3.46%
1970476,25553,73012.72%
1960422,52567,19318.91%
1950355,33245,39714.65%
1940309,93523,2148.10%
1930286,72142,16717.24%
1920244,55420,8799.33%
1910223,67553,12131.15%
1900170,55430,75822.00%
1890139,79693,906204.63%
188045,89022,80598.79%
187023,08510,93590.00%
186012,1509,923445.58%
18502,2270.00%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White362,213
Asian75,542
Black or African American61,773
Two or More Races23,104
Some Other Race11,471
American Indian and Alaska Native3,619
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander171

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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

5,00010,00015,00020,000 Male Population5,00010,00015,00020,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Median Age

34.8


Total

33.7


Male

35.8


Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Adults

There are 412,358 adults, (71,903 of whom are seniors) in Ramsey County, Minnesota.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ramsey County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

276,110

51.33%

Male

261,783

48.67%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households and Families

Ramsey County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
All59.3%40.7%
Male52.8%47.2%
Non Family44.1%55.9%
Female41.7%58.3%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All208,5042.5159.3
Married88,2873.2979.8
Non Family86,4621.344.1
Female24,4163.5441.7
Male9,3393.5452.8

3.25

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households

Ramsey County, Minnesota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade19,1945.39%
9th to 12th Grade15,8914.47%
High School Graduate75,99821.36%
Some College67,54118.98%
Associates Degree29,5018.29%
Bachelors Degree88,45324.86%
Graduate Degree59,27716.66%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White254,970245,842123,268
Asian39,66627,26911,783
Black34,13128,0536,736
Hispanic19,90013,2693,721
Multiple Races6,9376,1532,278
Other Race6,2733,795720
Native American2,1721,785370
Islander13210927

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.35%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,031$43,097$36,217
Less Than High School$20,813$23,299$16,483
High School Grad$30,007$32,895$25,636
Some College$35,111$40,119$31,626
Bachelors Degree$49,755$55,820$44,304
Graduate Degree$66,843$77,272$61,483

$40,031

Average Earnings

$43,097

Average Male

$36,217

Average Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language by Age

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

77.51% of Ramsey County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 22.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 11.29% of the population.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White329,08124,9937.59%
Black60,60719,92732.88%
Asian74,55719,55826.23%
Hispanic39,0378,45021.65%
Multiple22,2335,65325.43%
Other11,2692,52122.37%
Native3,4611,23735.74%
Islander1712313.45%

14.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.04%

Male Poverty Rate

15.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is Native, with 35.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is White, with 7.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.60%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.69%
High School14.29%
Some College10.21%
Bachelors or Greater4.20%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.50%
Male Unemployed32.32%
Female Employed8.45%
Male Employed6.76%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Income

Ramsey County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,301$81,539
Families$79,433$100,498
Married Families$97,137$119,208
Non Families$38,967$51,335

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Ramsey 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.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race


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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by War

23,910

Number of Veterans

22,411

Male Veterans

1,499

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam9,087
Second Gulf War3,000
First Gulf War2,770
Korea2,729
World War II1,724

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+6,686
65 to 746,571
55 to 644,594
35 to 544,104
18 to 341,955

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,3387.11%
Black1,5363.75%
Hispanic7092.83%
Asian4440.89%
2 or More2802.58%
Other1511.94%
Indian1485.76%
Hawaiian139.22%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment Status

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ramsey County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. Paul285063302398173356.08%
Blaine 571796289257139.99%
Maplewood380224015021285.60%
Roseville336613569120306.03%
Shoreview250432654815056.01%
White Bear Lake 237902563418447.75%
New Brighton214562249610404.85%
Vadnais Heights123021332110198.28%
Mounds View12155129527976.56%
North St. Paul11460123388787.66%
Little Canada9773103445715.84%
Arden Hills9552103247728.08%
St. Anthony 822690077819.49%
Spring Lake Park 64126472600.94%
Falcon Heights532055542344.40%
North Oaks4469509963014.10%
Lauderdale237925101315.51%
Gem Lake3934758220.87%
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