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

American Community Survey Profile Report | 2016-2020 (5-year estimates)

Senate District 42

Housing Characteristics

District Demographics Table
Subject District Percent
HOUSING OCCUPANCY - Total housing units 35,927 (X)
Occupied housing units 34,259 95.4
Vacant housing units 1,668 4.6
Homeowner vacancy rate 0.6 (X)
Rental vacancy rate 6.5 (X)
UNITS IN STRUCTURE - Total housing units 35,927 (X)
1-unit, detached 20,188 56.2
1-unit, attached 5,285 14.7
2 units 147 0.4
3 or 4 units 547 1.5
5 to 9 units 479 1.3
10 to 19 units 650 1.8
20 or more units 6,889 19.2
Mobile home 1,742 4.8
Boat, RV, van, etc. 0 (X)
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT - Total housing units 35,927 (X)
Built 2014 or later 1,050 2.9
Built 2010 to 2013 644 1.8
Built 2000 to 2009 1,853 5.2
Built 1990 to 1999 4,408 12.3
Built 1980 to 1989 8,576 23.9
Built 1970 to 1979 9,116 25.4
Built 1960 to 1969 4,166 11.6
Built 1950 to 1959 4,112 11.4
Built 1940 to 1949 1,136 3.2
Built 1939 or earlier 866 2.4
ROOMS - Total housing units 35,927 (X)
1 room 546 1.5
2 rooms 761 2.1
3 rooms 3,487 9.7
4 rooms 5,238 14.6
5 rooms 4,678 13
6 rooms 4,762 13.3
7 rooms 4,501 12.5
8 rooms 4,154 11.6
9 rooms or more 7,800 21.7
Median rooms 6.2 (X)
BEDROOMS - Total housing units 35,927 (X)
No bedroom 629 1.8
1 bedroom 4,158 11.6
2 bedrooms 9,918 27.6
3 bedrooms 11,086 30.9
4 bedrooms 7,683 21.4
5 or more bedrooms 2,453 6.8
HOUSING TENURE - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
Owner-occupied 26,710 78
Renter-occupied 7,549 22
Average household size of owner-occupied unit 2.5 (X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit 2.1 (X)
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
Moved in 2019 or later 1,038 3
Moved in 2015 to 2018 8,542 24.9
Moved in 2010 to 2014 6,070 17.7
Moved in 2000 to 2009 7,077 20.7
Moved in 1990 to 1999 5,356 15.6
Moved in 1989 and earlier 6,176 18
VEHICLES AVAILABLE - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
No vehicles available 1,578 4.6
1 vehicle available 11,798 34.4
2 vehicles available 14,681 42.9
3 or more vehicles available 6,202 18.1
HOUSE HEATING FUEL - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
Utility gas 27,369 79.9
Bottled, tank, or LP gas 330 1
Electricity 5,866 17.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 136 0.4
Coal or coke 0 (X)
Wood 81 0.2
Solar energy 0 (X)
Other fuel 265 0.8
No fuel used 212 0.6
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 90 0.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 75 0.2
No telephone service available 442 1.3
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM - Occupied housing units 34,259 (X)
1.00 or less 33,700 98.4
1.01 to 1.50 336 1
1.51 or more 223 0.7
VALUE - Owner-occupied units 26,710 (X)
Less than $50,000 1,593 6
$50,000 to $99,999 833 3.1
$100,000 to $149,999 1,706 6.4
$150,000 to $199,999 3,548 13.3
$200,000 to $299,999 9,205 34.5
$300,000 to $499,999 7,578 28.4
$500,000 to $999,999 2,026 7.6
$1,000,000 or more 221 0.8
Median (dollars) 262,000 (X)
MORTGAGE STATUS - Owner-occupied units 26,710 (X)
Housing units with a mortgage 15,479 58
Housing units without a mortgage 11,231 42
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS (SMOC) - Housing units with a mortgage 15,479 (X)
Less than $500 14 0.1
$500 to $999 1,603 10.4
$1,000 to $1,499 3,746 24.2
$1,500 to $1,999 4,678 30.2
$2,000 to $2,499 2,778 17.9
$2,500 to $2,999 1,214 7.8
$3,000 or more 1,446 9.3
Median (dollars) 1,724 (X)
Housing units without a mortgage 11,231 (X)
Less than $250 284 2.5
$250 to $399 595 5.3
$400 to $599 3,365 30
$600 to $799 4,151 37
$800 to $999 1,799 16
$1,000 or more 1,037 9.2
Median (dollars) 667 (X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME (SMOCAPI) - Housing units with a mortgage (excluding units where SMOCAPI cannot be computed) 15,456 (X)
Less than 20.0 percent 7,785 50.4
20.0 to 24.9 percent 3,046 19.7
25.0 to 29.9 percent 1,269 8.2
30.0 to 34.9 percent 698 4.5
35.0 percent or more 2,658 17.2
Not computed 23 (X)
Housing unit without a mortgage (excluding units where SMOCAPI cannot be computed) 11,152 (X)
Less than 10.0 percent 5,533 49.6
10.0 to 14.9 percent 1,790 16.1
15.0 to 19.9 percent 1,079 9.7
20.0 to 24.9 percent 1,217 10.9
25.0 to 29.9 percent 382 3.4
30.0 to 34.9 percent 328 2.9
35.0 percent or more 823 7.4
Not computed 79 (X)
GROSS RENT - Occupied units paying rent 7,273 (X)
Less than $500 478 6.6
$500 to $999 2,424 33.3
$1,000 to $1,499 3,100 42.6
$1,500 to $1,999 926 12.7
$2,000 to $2,499 196 2.7
$2,500 to $2,999 68 0.9
$3,000 or more 81 1.1
Median (dollars) 1,099 (X)
No rent paid 276 (X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME (GRAPI) - Occupied units paying rent (excluding units where GRAPI cannot be computed) 7,155 (X)
Less than 15.0 percent 811 11.3
15.0 to 19.9 percent 909 12.7
20.0 to 24.9 percent 1,272 17.8
25.0 to 29.9 percent 843 11.8
30.0 to 34.9 percent 490 6.8
35.0 percent or more 2,830 39.6
Not computed 394 (X)