Skip to main content Skip to office menu Skip to footer
Capital IconMinnesota Legislature

American Community Survey Profile Report | 2015-2019 (5-year estimates)

House District 12B

Social Characteristics

District Demographics Table
Subject District Percent
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE - Total households 16,441 (X)
Married-couple family 9,667 58.8
With own children of the householder under 18 years 3,840 23.4
Cohabiting couple household 1,088 6.6
With own children of the householder under 18 years 456 2.8
Male householder, no spouse/partner present 2,714 16.5
With own children of the householder under 18 years 152 0.9
Householder living alone 2,147 13.1
65 years and over 791 4.8
Female householder, no spouse/partner present 2,972 18.1
With own children of the householder under 18 years 313 1.9
Householder living alone 2,196 13.4
65 years and over 1,428 8.7
Households with one or more people under 18 years 4,977 30.3
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 5,359 32.6
Average household size 2.5 (X)
Average family size 3 (X)
RELATIONSHIP - Population in households 40,850 (X)
Householder 16,441 40.2
Spouse 9,655 23.6
Unmarried partner 1,071 2.6
Child 12,097 29.6
Other relatives 990 2.4
Other nonrelatives 596 1.5
MARITAL STATUS - Males 15 years and over 16,301 (X)
Never married 4,376 26.8
Now married, except separated 9,918 60.8
Separated 95 0.6
Widowed 472 2.9
Divorced 1,440 8.8
Females 15 years and over 16,462 (X)
Never married 3,266 19.8
Now married, except separated 10,031 60.9
Separated 95 0.6
Widowed 1,694 10.3
Divorced 1,376 8.4
FERTILITY - Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months 645 (X)
Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married) 96 14.9
Per 1,000 unmarried women 28 (X)
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old 80 (X)
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old 4 (X)
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old 174 (X)
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old 20 (X)
GRANDPARENTS - Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years 356 (X)
Grandparents responsible for grandchildren 109 30.6
Less than 1 year 30 8.4
1 or 2 years 10 2.8
3 or 4 years 9 2.5
5 or more years 60 16.9
Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years 109 (X)
Who are female 60 55
Who are married 88 80.7
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT - Population 3 years and over enrolled in school 9,329 (X)
Nursery school, preschool 706 7.6
Kindergarten 615 6.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,559 48.9
High school (grades 9-12) 2,189 23.5
College or graduate school 1,260 13.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT - Population 25 years and over 28,345 (X)
Less than 9th grade 1,112 3.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,446 5.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 9,491 33.5
Some college, no degree 5,818 20.5
Associate's degree 4,646 16.4
Bachelor's degree 4,244 15
Graduate or professional degree 1,588 5.6
High school graduate or higher 25,787 91
Bachelor's degree or higher 5,832 20.6
VETERAN STATUS - Civilian population 18 years and over 31,043 (X)
Civilian veterans 2,791 9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION - Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population 40,957 (X)
With a disability 4,679 11.4
Under 18 years 10,305 (X)
With a disability 309 3
18 to 64 years 22,987 (X)
With a disability 1,716 7.5
65 years and over 7,665 (X)
With a disability 2,654 34.6
RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO - Population 1 year and over 40,765 (X)
Same house 36,641 89.9
Different house in the U.S. 4,088 10
Same county 2,514 6.2
Different county 1,574 3.9
Same state 1,266 3.1
Different state 308 0.8
Abroad 36 0.1
PLACE OF BIRTH - Total population 41,356 (X)
Native 40,608 98.2
Born in United States 40,463 97.8
State of residence 35,676 86.3
Different state 4,787 11.6
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s) 145 0.4
Foreign born 748 1.8
U.S. CITIZENSHIP STATUS - Foreign-born population 748 (X)
Naturalized U.S. citizen 261 34.9
Not a U.S. citizen 487 65.1
YEAR OF ENTRY - Population born outside the United States 893 (X)
Native 145 (X)
Entered 2010 or later 2 1.4
Entered before 2010 143 98.6
Foreign born 748 (X)
Entered 2010 or later 125 16.7
Entered before 2010 623 83.3
WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN - Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea 748 (X)
Europe 87 11.6
Asia 90 12
Africa 21 2.8
Oceania 0 (X)
Latin America 516 69
Northern America 34 4.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME - Population 5 years and over 38,452 (X)
English only 36,670 95.4
Language other than English 1,782 4.6
Speak English less than very well 687 1.8
Spanish 1,304 3.4
Speak English less than very well 625 1.6
Other Indo-European languages 385 1
Speak English less than very well 41 0.1
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 50 0.1
Speak English less than very well 18 0
Other languages 43 0.1
Speak English less than very well 3 0
ANCESTRY - Total population 41,356 (X)
American 1,398 3.4
Arab 14 0
Czech 946 2.3
Danish 260 0.6
Dutch 887 2.1
English 1,464 3.5
French (except Basque) 936 2.3
French Canadian 346 0.8
German 22,387 54.1
Greek 39 0.1
Hungarian 43 0.1
Irish 2,676 6.5
Italian 388 0.9
Lithuanian 2 0
Norwegian 7,394 17.9
Polish 1,854 4.5
Portuguese 5 0
Russian 99 0.2
Scotch-Irish 124 0.3
Scottish 283 0.7
Slovak 56 0.1
Subsaharan African 100 0.2
Swedish 1,952 4.7
Swiss 78 0.2
Ukrainian 28 0.1
Welsh 105 0.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) 0 (X)
COMPUTERS AND INTERNET USE - Total households 16,441 (X)
With a computer 14,211 86.4
With a broadband Internet subscription 12,529 76.2