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A diverse, hard-working population.


Vibrant, International Region

With the highest concentration of corporate headquarters in a major metro area and research institutions, the Twin Cities area has a cosmopolitan spirit, vibrant international community, and a broad range of cultural institutions. The population of the Greater MSP region (the 16-county Minneapolis-Saint Paul MSA) is well over 3.4 million and growing. 

                        GREATER MSP TOTAL POPULATION                            GREATER MSP MEDIAN AGE



16th Largest Metro in US -- AT A GLANCE

Greater MSP region has the lowest unemployment rate in the nation along with a highly educated workforce. Recently Greater MSP ranked in the Top 10 for highest brainpower out of 102 major markets. For community population projections click here.


Population - 2014 3,495,176
Population Growth Age (25-34) 2.3%
Median Age - 2015 estimate 37
Labor Force - 2014 Annualized 1,894,094
Unemployment - 2014 Annualized 3.9%
Median Household Income - 2013 $66,940
Gross Metro Product - 2013 $2.28 Billion
High School Graduation Rate - 2013 93%
Bachelor's Degrees - 2013 39% 


Important Facts
  • 54.6% of the total population is in the prime working ages of 25-64 – higher than the national average of 52.5%.

  • Sex: 49.4% Male, 50.6% Female

  • Race: 77.3% White, 7.7% Black, 6.2% Asian, 4.8% Hispanic, 4.0% Other    

 Source: U.S. Census Bureau; ESRI forecasts for 2015 and 2020


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