Minnesota General Housing Characteristics

July 20, 2011

Last Thursday the U.S. Census Bureau released local-level demographic datafrom the 2010 census for Minnesota (along with five other states bringing the total number of states with data released so far to 18). There is a TON of data now available on all sorts of demographics that we’ll be taking a peak at over the next few weeks.Up first is General Housing Characteristics for Minnesota: 

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OCCUPANCY STATUS
Total housing units 2,347,201 100
Occupied housing units 2,087,227 88.9
Vacant housing units 259,974 11.1
TENURE
Occupied housing units 2,087,227 100
Owner occupied 1,523,859 73
Owned with a mortgage or loan 1,109,405 53.2
Owned free and clear 414,454 19.9
Renter occupied 563,368 27
VACANCY STATUS
Vacant housing units 259,974 100
For rent 48,091 18.5
Rented, not occupied 3,198 1.2
For sale only 30,726 11.8
Sold, not occupied 6,232 2.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 130,471 50.2
For migratory workers 334 0.1
Other vacant 40,922 15.7
TENURE BY HISPANIC OR LATINO ORIGIN OF HOUSEHOLDER BY RACE OF HOUSEHOLDER
Occupied housing units 2,087,227 100
Owner-occupied housing units 1,523,859 73
Not Hispanic or Latino householder 1,497,368 71.7
White alone householder 1,422,318 68.1
Black or African American alone householder 22,584 1.1
American Indian and Alaska Native alone householder 8,696 0.4
Asian alone householder 32,397 1.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone householder 285 0
Some Other Race alone householder 792 0
Two or More Races householder 10,296 0.5
Hispanic or Latino householder 26,491 1.3
White alone householder 14,855 0.7
Black or African American alone householder 384 0
American Indian and Alaska Native alone householder 459 0
Asian alone householder 165 0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone householder 23 0
Some Other Race alone householder 9,024 0.4
Two or More Races householder 1,581 0.1
Renter-occupied housing units 563,368 27
Not Hispanic or Latino householder 530,121 25.4
White alone householder 418,322 20
Black or African American alone householder 66,281 3.2
American Indian and Alaska Native alone householder 9,225 0.4
Asian alone householder 24,784 1.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone householder 263 0
Some Other Race alone householder 650 0
Two or More Races householder 10,596 0.5
Hispanic or Latino householder 33,247 1.6
White alone householder 14,710 0.7
Black or African American alone householder 938 0
American Indian and Alaska Native alone householder 698 0
Asian alone householder 129 0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone householder 32 0
Some Other Race alone householder 14,387 0.7
Two or More Races householder 2,353 0.1