Ramsey County, Minnesota (MN)

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County population in 2012: 520,152 (100% urban, 0% rural); it was 511,035 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 91,590
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 31,858
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 127,703
Renter-occupied apartments: 79,243 (it was 73,533 in 2000)
% of renters here:

37%
State:

27%

Land area: 156 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 3304 people per square mile   (very high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ramsey County: 112.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (38.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 25%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Ramsey County races chart

Races in Ramsey County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (66.9%)
  • Asian alone (11.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (10.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.0 years
Males: 246,642  (48.4%)
Females: 261,998  (51.6%)

Ramsey County,MN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Ramsey County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,734 ($45,722 in 1999)

This county:

$56734
Minnesota:

$60702

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $777 (lower quartile is $613, upper quartile is $1,005)
This county:

$777
State:

$753


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $187,000 (it was $122,800 in 2000)
Ramsey:

$187,000
Minnesota:

$180,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $131,400 - $270,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $231,653
Here:

$231,653
State:

$229,257

Townhouses or other attached units: $176,294
Here:

$176,294
State:

$168,477

In 2-unit structures: $174,558
Here:

$174,558
State:

$168,680

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $164,843
Here:

$164,843
State:

$142,494

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $142,580
Here:

$142,580
State:

$160,166

Mobile homes: $28,323
Here:

$28,323
State:

$45,753
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,502
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $513

Institutionalized population: 4,360

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Health of residents in Ramsey County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is about average.
83.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is more than average.
47.6% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
85.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
79.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 192 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 164 pounds. This is more than average.
22.6% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is less than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 517 buildings, average cost: $189,700
  • 2001: 566 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2002: 538 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2003: 471 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2004: 672 buildings, average cost: $190,900
  • 2005: 628 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2006: 402 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2007: 231 buildings, average cost: $260,300
  • 2008: 208 buildings, average cost: $198,100
  • 2009: 80 buildings, average cost: $236,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,589 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,561 (1.4%)

Ramsey County household income distribution in 2009 Ramsey County home values distribution Ramsey County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.8% for Black residents, 26.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.0% for American Indian residents, 15.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 34.1% for other race residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.1%
Ramsey County:

16.1%
Minnesota:

11.2%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.8% for Black residents, 26.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.3% for American Indian residents, 15.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.8% for other race residents, 25.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 35 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 27 years old, American Indian residents: 29 years old, Asian residents: 25 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Area name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ramsey County is $705 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $855 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1119 a month.

Cities in this county include: St. Paul, Maplewood, Roseville, Shoreview, White Bear Lake, New Brighton, Vadnais Heights, Mounds View, North St. Paul, Little Canada.

Ramsey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2005 air pollution in Ramsey County:

Carbon Monoxide: 3 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Lead: 0.01 µg/m3 (standard limit: 1.5 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 29 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 63 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 12.2 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 31 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Anoka County , Dakota County , Hennepin County , Washington County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 41,484
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 34.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 54,263 (35% naturalized citizens)

Ramsey County:

10.6%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 15,726
  • 1990 to 1994: 12,551
  • 1985 to 1989: 9,758
  • 1980 to 1984: 6,441
  • 1975 to 1979: 4,669
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,123
  • 1970 to 1974: 978
  • 1965 to 1969: 3,017

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 58.5%

Ramsey County marital status for males Ramsey County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Ramsey County with a mortgage: 84,202 (10,214 second mortgage, 11,866 home equity loan, 522 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 27,235

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ramsey County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic124,82344
Mainline Protestant64,738123
Evangelical Protestant42,137154
Other17,44038
Black Protestant5,03213
Orthodox2,0709
None252,400-
Ramsey County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 91
Ramsey County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 27
This county:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 138
Ramsey County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 337
This county:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ramsey County:

7.3%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Ramsey County:

25.5%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Ramsey County:

Average size of farms: 29 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $122,353
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $16532.39
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 73.64%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.43%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $97,943
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.19%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.32%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,866
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 61.11%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Vegetables: 90 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Ramsey County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 1531772.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 135 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/14/1981, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 83 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ramsey County-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.2 miles away from Ramsey County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 162.0 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 314.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from Ramsey County center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 326.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Ramsey County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Laos (24%)
  • Mexico (12%)
  • Thailand (9%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Korea (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ramsey County (%):

  • German (24%)
  • Norwegian (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Swedish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • Italian (3%)

Ramsey County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 195,317 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 28,735 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15,242 (6%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 140 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 38 (0%)
  • Railroad: 30 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 20 (0%)
  • Taxi: 248 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 216 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 1,243 (0%)
  • Walked: 9,856 (4%)
  • Other means: 1,165 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 8,037 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Ramsey County, Minnesota in 2000:

  • 8,353 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 4,320 people in nursing homes
  • 1,189 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 1,034 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 537 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 406 people in religious group quarters
  • 341 people in other group homes
  • 292 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 239 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 189 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 153 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 141 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 93 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 69 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 60 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 53 people in halfway houses
  • 42 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 5 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

People in group quarters in Ramsey County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 9,873 people in college/university student housing
  • 3,100 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,878 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 1,245 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 888 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 791 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 179 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 157 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 119 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 96 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 58 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,931.

8.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,792 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.57%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($111 average AGI)
Ramsey County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

6.28% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($25,576 average AGI)
2.27% relocated from other states ($10,105 average AGI)
Ramsey County:

2.27%
Minnesota average:

1.96%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hennepin County, MN  2.49% ($36,445 average AGI)
from Washington County, MN  1.08% ($35,214)
from Dakota County, MN  0.83% ($36,234)
from Anoka County, MN  0.76% ($34,240)
from Cook County, IL  0.12% ($38,609)
from St. Croix County, WI  0.10% ($42,970)
from Chisago County, MN  0.10% ($31,065)


8.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,281 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.58%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Ramsey County:

0.07%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

6.24% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($29,104 average AGI)
2.26% relocated to other states ($11,827 average AGI)
Ramsey County:

2.26%
Minnesota average:

2.16%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hennepin County, MN  2.55% ($37,449 average AGI)
to Washington County, MN  1.14% ($46,685)
to Dakota County, MN  0.93% ($40,896)
to Anoka County, MN  0.79% ($41,557)
to Chisago County, MN  0.10% ($37,076)
to Cook County, IL  0.10% ($34,641)
to St. Croix County, WI  0.08% ($47,235)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.7
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 14.9

Births per 1000 population in Ramsey County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Ramsey County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 6.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Ramsey County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 78,175 (67,548 aged, 10,627 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15979.24
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 257.060
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 29101.02

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1452.960
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 782.950
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 17.38

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 58.48
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 96.78

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.31

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 41.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 22.9
  • Other - 18.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 95.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 38.2
  • Poisoning - 24.0
  • Suffocation - 23.8
  • Other - 9.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 490,256

Size of family households: 50,906 2-persons, 26,312 3-persons, 21,592 4-persons, 9,926 5-persons, 4,439 6-persons, 4,624 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 67,181 1-person, 14,063 2-persons, 2,066 3-persons, 1,080 4-persons, 324 5-persons, 103 6-persons, 75 7-or-more-persons.

86,057 married couples with children.
34,002 single-parent households (6,134 men, 27,868 women).

84.2% of residents of Ramsey County speak English at home.
4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
7.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $4,514,247,000 ($9038 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $554,608,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $1,253,957,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $649,057,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $39,048,000
Federal grants: $1,699,807,000
Federal procurement contracts: $532,003,000 ($420,269,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $340,374,000 ($61,189,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,076,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $215,968,000
Federal Government insurance: $29,234,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 38,704
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 20,266
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +12,791
Here:

+26 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -46,934
Here -95 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Ramsey County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 22.66 millions of gallons per day (69% from ground, 31% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.5
State:

3.7

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,305
  • 2000 to 2004: 14,190
  • 1990 to 1999: 16,041
  • 1980 to 1989: 27,821
  • 1970 to 1979: 31,705
  • 1960 to 1969: 24,758
  • 1950 to 1959: 29,476
  • 1940 to 1949: 13,057
  • 1939 or earlier: 58,601
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ramsey County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 173
  • 2 rooms: 1,173
  • 3 rooms: 4,044
  • 4 rooms: 10,526
  • 5 rooms: 24,264
  • 6 rooms: 26,541
  • 7 rooms: 22,631
  • 8 rooms: 18,231
  • 9+ rooms: 20,120
  • 1 room: 5,482
  • 2 rooms: 10,699
  • 3 rooms: 21,512
  • 4 rooms: 19,372
  • 5 rooms: 10,062
  • 6 rooms: 3,586
  • 7 rooms: 1,407
  • 8 rooms: 783
  • 9+ rooms: 630
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ramsey County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 374
  • 1 bedroom: 5,546
  • 2 bedrooms: 32,531
  • 3 bedrooms: 57,298
  • 4 bedrooms: 26,451
  • 5+ bedrooms: 5,503
  • no bedroom: 6,950
  • 1 bedroom: 33,265
  • 2 bedrooms: 25,529
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,851
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,444
  • 5+ bedrooms: 494
Cars and other vehicles available in Ramsey County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 5,384
  • 1 vehicle: 39,430
  • 2 vehicles: 60,133
  • 3 vehicles: 17,320
  • 4 vehicles: 4,100
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,336
  • no vehicle: 18,282
  • 1 vehicle: 36,836
  • 2 vehicles: 15,063
  • 3 vehicles: 2,433
  • 4 vehicles: 616
  • 5+ vehicles: 303

55% of Ramsey County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Minnesota.

Ramsey County:

55.3%
State average:

58.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $125,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ramsey County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (92.4%)
  • Electricity (5.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (61.4%)
  • Electricity (30.8%)
  • Other fuel (3.3%)
  • No fuel used (1.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9,302
Here:

15.5%
Minnesota:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3,785
Here:

12.5%
Minnesota:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14,643
Here:

46.6%
Minnesota:

24.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Ramsey County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $312,000
    Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $294,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $16,083,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,517,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,050,000
    Police Protection: $1,133,000
    General Public Buildings: $451,000
    Libraries: $411,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $244,000
    Solid Waste Management: $117,000
    Correctional Institutions: $113,000
    Health - Other: $32,000
    General - Other: $29,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $135,463,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $48,545,000
    Correctional Institutions: $35,751,000
    Police Protection: $35,736,000
    General - Other: $30,109,000
    Health - Other: $26,294,000
    Solid Waste Management: $18,790,000
    Corrections - Other: $16,830,000
    Financial Administration: $14,141,000
    Regular Highways: $13,571,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $11,958,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $11,530,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,532,000
    Central Staff Services: $8,934,000
    Libraries: $7,954,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,107,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,310,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,930,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $984,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,660,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $11,530,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $10,617,000
    Transit Utilities: $5,338,000
    Libraries: $2,910,000
    General - Other: $2,172,000
    Regular Highways: $611,000
    Parks and Recreation: $462,000
    Correctional Institutions: $306,000
    Financial Administration: $257,000
    General Public Building: $223,000
    Solid Waste Management: $203,000
    Health - Other: $150,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $123,000
    Central Staff Services: $122,000
    Corrections - Other: $50,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $49,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $254,360,000

Ramsey County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $68,684,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,896,000
    Regular Highways: $2,267,000
    Solid Waste Management: $837,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $2,160,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,575,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,055,000
    Highways: $1,456,000
    Public Welfare: $204,000
    Transit Utilities: $81,000
    Health and Hospitals: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,113,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,325,000
    Rents: $1,429,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $762,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $621,000
    Sale of Property: $226,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $119,421,000
    All Other: $54,378,000
    General Local Government Support: $29,573,000
    Highways: $12,659,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,582,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,187,000
  • Tax - Property: $196,080,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $992,000
    Other License: $949,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $453,000
    Severance: $39,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000

Ramsey County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $218,607,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,242,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,510,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,320,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $18,320,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,145,000

Ramsey County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $38,305,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $215,634,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $35,319,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Ramsey County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Ramsey County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 135 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,561$156,9332,474$163,8579,925$190,974655$79,66064$1,262,406899$130,25827$33,037
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED138$150,391207$159,4151,042$182,92688$46,2735$369,00053$121,81124$44,208
APPLICATIONS DENIED271$140,343356$130,2363,080$188,505376$61,22914$1,763,857282$134,19563$39,159
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN253$146,427288$156,1632,104$191,317153$87,9745$1,780,000159$137,4282$93,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS47$134,95754$161,963800$171,36952$81,4230$020$117,0001$39,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 127 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED471$183,096211$216,2653$117,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED99$167,72778$220,5004$102,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED53$167,18943$212,4652$187,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN33$163,84821$228,0001$152,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS19$181,0006$263,1671$31,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Ramsey County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,33874.8 years
Mary1,08280.6 years
Robert95572.0 years
William88175.7 years
Helen65781.8 years
George65077.2 years
James62870.9 years
Margaret62580.9 years
Joseph61877.5 years
Dorothy57379.6 years
Most common last names in Ramsey County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson88878.3 years
Anderson61279.0 years
Peterson42578.1 years
Nelson41178.6 years
Olson38378.4 years
Smith28477.1 years
Larson24979.2 years
Miller24476.8 years
Carlson20678.1 years
Erickson15578.1 years
Businesses in Ramsey County, MN
NameCountNameCount
ALDI3Kohl's2
ALDO1LA Fitness4
AMF Bowling2La Quinta1
AT&T5La-Z-Boy2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware9Lane Furniture6
Advance Auto Parts1LensCrafters2
Aeropostale2Little Caesars Pizza6
AmericInn2Long John Silver's1
American Eagle Outfitters3Macy's4
Ann Taylor2Marriott3
Apple Store1Marshalls2
Applebee's2MasterBrand Cabinets14
Arby's9Maurices1
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
Audi1McDonald's23
AutoZone5Men's Wearhouse3
Bakers Square3Menards2
Bally Total Fitness2Motel 61
Banana Republic1Motherhood Maternity5
Barnes & Noble3New Balance8
Bath & Body Works2New York & Co2
Bebe1Nike27
Best Western3Nissan1
Blockbuster5Office Depot1
Budget Car Rental1OfficeMax3
Buffalo Wild Wings2Old Country Buffet2
Burger King14Old Navy1
CVS8Olive Garden2
Cache1Outback2
Caribou Coffee29Outback Steakhouse2
Carson Pirie Scott2Pac Sun2
Casual Male XL1Panda Express1
Catherines2Panera Bread3
Charlotte Russe2Papa John's Pizza5
Chevrolet3Payless3
Chico's2Penske2
Chipotle7PetSmart2
Cinnabon 1Pier 1 Imports2
Circle K5Pizza Hut5
Cold Stone Creamery1Plato's Closet1
Coldwater Creek1Pottery Barn1
Costco1Quiznos3
Curves5RadioShack8
DHL6Red Lobster2
Dairy Queen20Red Robin1
Days Inn4Ruby Tuesday1
Deb1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dennys2SAS Shoes4
Discount Tire2SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza6Sam's Club1
DressBarn1Sears5
Dressbarn1Sephora2
Express2Slumberland4
Famous Footwear3Soma Intimates1
Fashion Bug1Spencer Gifts2
FedEx64Sprint Nextel8
Firestone Complete Auto Care4Staples1
Foot Locker3Starbucks10
Ford3Subaru1
Forever 212Subway5
Fredericks Of Hollywood1Super 83
GNC7T-Mobile18
GameStop4T.G.I. Driday's1
Gap2T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell11
H&M1Talbots2
H&R Block18Target6
Hardee's1The Limited1
Haworth1The Room Place2
Hilton2Toyota1
Holiday Inn5Toys"R"Us2
Hollister Co.2Trader Joe's1
Home Depot1True Value2
Honda1U-Haul11
Hot Topic1UPS75
Hyundai1Vans5
IHOP1Verizon Wireless5
J. Jill1Victoria's Secret2
J.Crew2Volkswagen1
JCPenney2Walgreens15
Jamba Juice1Walmart2
JoS. A. Bank1Wendy's8
Jones New York9Wet Seal2
Journeys2White Castle3
Justice2Whole Foods Market1
KFC8YMCA5
Kmart2

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