StatisticNear NorthMinneapolisMinnesota
Population density (sq mi)7,0217,49472
Median age27.531.937.8
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%58%
Families w/ Kids under 1868%49%45%
Speak Englishn/a79%89%
Speak Spanishn/a8%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Near North is 6% lower than Minneapolis
  • The median age in Near North is 14% lower than Minneapolis
  • In Near North 15.74% of the population is White
  • In Near North 54.45% of the population is Black
  • In Near North 15.49% of the population is Asian

Compare Minneapolis, MN Demographics


      Near North population breakdown by race

      RaceNear NorthMinneapolisMinnesota
      American Indian0.59%1.23%1.04%
      Native Hawaiian0.06%0.02%0.04%
      Mixed race5.27%4.86%2.72%
      Other race8.40%4.41%1.62%
      In Near North, 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

      Near North age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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