MSP Population BY RACE/ETHNICITY

Data for 16-county Metropolitan Statistical Area

2017 Population: 3,600,618

Source: American Community Survey (ACS)

Annual Growth Rate (%)

Source: American Community Survey (ACS)

Pie chart does not include residents who identified as two or more races in 2017 (101,676), which must be included to sum to the total population. The MSP total population in previous years was: 3,557,276 (2016), 3,521,325 (2015), 3,493,226 (2014), 3,458,299 (2013).


MSP Population by Census Tract Characteristics

Data represents 5-year average from 2013-2017

Note: Census tracts with a poverty rate >20% have been designated as high-poverty. All others have been designated as low-poverty.

Population by poverty rate in census tract

Source: American Community Survey (ACS)

Population by share people of color in census tract

Source: American Community Survey (ACS)

Source: American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate (2013-2017)


MN Student Population

Statewide data for 2017

Student Population at 2-Year MN Institutions

Source: The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Student Population at 4-Year MN Institutions

Source: The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

MN Workforce Development Participant Population

Statewide data for SFY 2016

Participant Population by Race/Ethnicty

Source: MN Department of Economic Development and Employment (DEED) Report Card

Participant Population by Employment Status Prior to Enrollment

Source: MN Department of Economic Development and Employment (DEED) Report Card