Ramsey County, Minnesota Population 2018

Ramsey County, Minnesota's estimated population is 547,974 with a growth rate of 3.09% 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
2017547,97416,4463.09%
2016531,528-11,284-2.08%
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
White363,250
Asian72,239
Black or African American59,572
Two or More Races22,462
Some Other Race10,430
American Indian and Alaska Native3,401
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander174

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

Ramsey 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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Median Age

34.6


Total

33.6


Male

35.7


Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Adults

There are 407,150 adults, (69,099 of which are seniors) in Ramsey County, Minnesota.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Age Dependency

57.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ramsey County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

272,795

51.32%

Male

258,733

48.68%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households and Families

Ramsey County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ramsey County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All59%41%
Male52.5%47.5%
Non Family44%56%
Female41%59%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All207,3272.4959
Married87,3763.2779.7
Non Family86,0641.3144
Female25,1113.4741
Male8,7763.4452.5

3.22

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

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 Grade18,4195.26%
9th to 12th Grade15,5544.44%
High School Graduate76,48321.86%
Some College67,75719.36%
Associates Degree28,2528.07%
Bachelors Degree86,35724.68%
Graduate Degree57,13216.33%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White254,318244,980120,273
Asian36,99725,53611,412
Black32,61626,8626,027
Hispanic19,25612,7493,764
Multiple Races6,6685,9112,161
Other Race5,6473,434620
Native American1,9531,574361
Islander1229721

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.33%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 47.29%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,179$42,325$35,549
Less Than High School$19,380$21,764$15,430
High School Grad$28,808$31,819$25,216
Some College$34,557$40,040$31,236
Bachelors Degree$48,295$54,627$43,259
Graduate Degree$64,245$73,791$59,423

$39,179

Average Earnings

$42,325

Average Male

$35,549

Average Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language by Age

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

77.94% of Ramsey County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 22.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 10.90% of the population.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White329,72226,0247.89%
Black58,49021,04635.98%
Asian71,34320,48028.71%
Hispanic38,0529,45224.84%
Multiple21,6305,52225.53%
Other10,1962,53324.84%
Native3,2191,15335.82%
Islander1592817.61%

15.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.95%

Male Poverty Rate

16.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is Black, with 35.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is White, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.42%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.33%
High School14.83%
Some College10.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.98%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.87%
Male Unemployed35.44%
Female Employed9.01%
Male Employed7.11%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Income

Ramsey County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,717$77,966
Families$75,578$95,881
Married Families$92,930$114,040
Non Families$38,027$49,538

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by War

25,463

Number of Veterans

23,815

Male Veterans

1,648

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam9,576
Second Gulf War3,120
Korea3,026
First Gulf War2,877
World War II1,914

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+7,009
65 to 746,734
55 to 645,149
35 to 544,598
18 to 341,973

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White22,7757.58%
Black1,6714.25%
Hispanic7503.09%
Asian4400.93%
2 or More3133.03%
Indian1305.55%
Other1181.67%
Hawaiian1612.31%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment Status

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Age

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

6.5%

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