The City of Alexandria had a population of 11,756 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Alexandria is located at latitude 45.8743 and longitude -95.3786 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Alexandria (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.74 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,407 feet.
The City of Alexandria (GNIS ID: 2393918) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Alexandria population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Alexandria: City of Alexandria.
|Population in Households||11,457|
|Population in Familes||7,854|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||299|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,242 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,160 (50.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,434 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||648 (10.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$173,148|
|Average Home Value||$209,436|
|Median Household Income||$41,799|
|Average Household Income||$57,591|
|Per Capita Income||$26,554|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.88%|
The table below compares Alexandria to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 89||90th|
|Population Density1||# 387||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 447||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 738||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 533||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.