Ramsey County MN Information


Ramsey County Subdivisions

Ramsey County MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 543,936
Population in Households 526,071
Population in Familes 390,405
Population in Group Qrtrs 17,865
Population Density1 3,574
Diversity Index2 61


Median Household Income $59,221
Average Household Income $85,397
Per Capita Income $34,206


Total Housing Units 227,327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 130,845 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 83,607 (36.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,875 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $232,738
Average Home Value $273,564


Total Households 214,452
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 122,896
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.82% 0.82%
Households 0.69% 0.79%
Families 0.51% 0.68%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Ramsey County MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ramsey County to the other 87 counties and county equivalents in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 2 99th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 20 78th
Per Capita Income # 10 90th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.