Income/capita 54%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 2%
IndexDowntown WestMinneapolisMinnesota
Income per capita$45,902$33,490$33,225
Median household income$61,002$52,611$63,217
Median income owner occupied$0$83,789$77,618
Median income renter occupied$0$33,268$34,348
Median earnings male$69,744$33,219$40,933
Median earnings female$47,976$28,953$29,114
Unemployment rate4.7%5.1%3.4%
Poverty leveln/a21.3%10.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Downtown West is 54% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Downtown West is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Downtown West is 2% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Downtown West is equal to the national average

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      Downtown West median earnings by income bracket

      Downtown West employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.6%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector9.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services17.0%3.5%
      Wholesale & retail services9.5%20.6%
      Public administration0.4%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%1.5%
      Education, health & social services16.6%16.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sunfish Lake, MN608$175,625217%
      Dellwood, MN1,206$171,250210%
      North Oaks, MN4,832$149,507170%
      Woodland, MN449$149,063169%
      Medina, MN5,633$137,692149%
      Minneapolis, MN404,670$52,6115%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tulsa, OK399,906$43,04522%
      Oakland, CA412,040$57,7784%
      Cleveland, OH389,165$26,58352%
      Wichita, KS388,033$46,77515%
      Arlington, TX383,899$53,5743%
      Minneapolis, MN404,670$52,6115%
      Source: The Downtown West, Minneapolis, MN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).