StatisticDowntown EastMinneapolisMinnesota
Population density (sq mi)6,5457,49472
Median age36.331.937.8
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%58%
Families w/ Kids under 183%49%45%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a8%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown East is 13% lower than Minneapolis
  • The median age in Downtown East is 14% higher than Minneapolis
  • In Downtown East 65.74% of the population is White
  • In Downtown East 24.60% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown East 3.85% of the population is Asian

Compare Minneapolis, MN Demographics


      Downtown East population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntown EastMinneapolisMinnesota
      American Indian2.24%1.23%1.04%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.04%
      Mixed race3.16%4.86%2.72%
      Other race0.41%4.41%1.62%
      In Downtown East, 9.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown East age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown East, Minneapolis, MN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).