Ramsey County, Minnesota Population 2023

Ramsey County, Minnesota's estimated 2023 population is 565,465 with a growth rate of 0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ramsey County, Minnesota is the 2nd largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 population was 508,640 and has seen a growth of 11.17% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Asian

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population by Race

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2023

Ramsey County, Minnesota Median Age

35.2

Total

34.1

Male

36.1

Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Adults

There are 419,280 adults, (78,991 of whom are seniors) in Ramsey County, Minnesota.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ramsey County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female279,93551.21%
Male266,66348.79%

Ramsey County, Minnesota Population by Age

Ramsey County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.31

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Ramsey County, Minnesota Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

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

Ramsey County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.65%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$43,304

Average Earnings

$47,342

Average Male

$40,063

Average Female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

76.72% of Ramsey County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 23.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.37% of the population.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Language

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

rate

16.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.57%

Male Poverty Rate

14.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is Native, with 57.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ramsey County, Minnesota is White, with 8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.31%.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Ramsey County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ramsey County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Ramsey County, Minnesota Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

21,525

Number of Veterans

19,848

Male Veterans

1,677

Female Veterans

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by War

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

count

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

68.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Ramsey County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

59.36%

Born in Ramsey County, Minnesota

83.37%

Native Born

15.58%

Foreign Born

6.68%

Non Citizen

8.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.37% of Ramsey County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 59.36% having been born in Minnesota. 6.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ramsey County, Minnesota Place of Birth

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