Congressional District 6, MN

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2020 Population
720,083
1.34% 1-year growth
US Senator
Amy Klobuchar
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tina Smith
Democratic Party
US Representative
Tom Emmer
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
37.1
0.27% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
6.4%
5.69% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$84,287
2.02% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$250,700
5.69% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Congressional District 6, MN had a population of 720k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $84,287. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Congressional District 6, MN grew from 710,595 to 720,083, a 1.34% increase and its median household income grew from $82,616 to $84,287, a 2.02% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 6, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.55%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.46%), and White (Hispanic) (1.5%).

7.08% of the households in Congressional District 6, MN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98% of the residents in Congressional District 6, MN are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Congressional District 6, MN was $250,700, and the homeownership rate was 80%.

Most people in Congressional District 6, MN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Congressional District 6, MN was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Congressional District 6, MN is home to a population of 720k people, from which 98% are citizens. As of 2020, 4.97% of Congressional District 6, MN residents were born outside of the country (35.8k people).

In 2020, there were 22.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (629k people) in Congressional District 6, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 18.4k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Congressional District 6, MN are Spanish (14,056 households), Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages (9,032 households), and Hmong (4,391 households).

Citizenship

98%
2020 Citizenship
97.8%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98% of Congressional District 6, MN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Congressional District 6, MN was 97.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Congressional District 6, MN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    629k ± 1.87k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    28.1k ± 1.42k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    18.4k ± 1.09k
3.13%
Hispanic Population
22.6k people

In 2020, there were 22.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (629k people) in Congressional District 6, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 18.4k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.13% of the people in Congressional District 6, MN are hispanic (22.6k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Congressional District 6, MN as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.97%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
35.8k people
5.01%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
35.6k people

As of 2020, 4.97% of Congressional District 6, MN residents (35.8k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Congressional District 6, MN was 5.01%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    14,056 households (2.09%)
  2. Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages
    9,032 households (1.34%)
  3. Hmong
    4,391 households (0.652%)

7.08% of the households in Congressional District 6, MN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Congressional District 6, MN was Spanish. 2.09% of the households in Congressional District 6, MN reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    13,772 ± 654
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    7,416 ± 646
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    4,633 ± 518

Congressional District 6, MN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.86 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Congressional District 6, MN employs 389k people. The largest industries in Congressional District 6, MN are Manufacturing (61,907 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (57,735 people), and Retail Trade (42,801 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($91,711), Management of Companies & Enterprises ($80,964), and Public Administration ($64,067).

Occupations

389k
2020 Value
± 4,505
0.141%
1 Year growth
± 1.53%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Congressional District 6, MN grew at a rate of 0.141%, from 389k employees to 389k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Congressional District 6, MN, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (45,091 people), Management Occupations (41,966 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (36,926 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Congressional District 6, MN.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Minnesota (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industries

389k
2020 Value
± 4,505
0.141%
1 Year growth
± 1.53%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Congressional District 6, MN grew at a rate of 0.141%, from 389k employees to 389k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Congressional District 6, MN, are Manufacturing (61,907 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (57,735 people), and Retail Trade (42,801 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Congressional District 6, MN, though some of these residents may live in Congressional District 6, MN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$53,076
Median earning men ± $643
$38,036
Median earning women ± $751

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Public Administration ($72,409), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($70,129), and Wholesale Trade ($62,532).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($58,282), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($51,711), and Wholesale Trade ($49,063).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Minnesota. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Minnesota.

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Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith are the senators currently representing the state of Minnesota. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Congressional District 6, MN is currently represented by Tom Emmer in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Minnesota

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Amy Klobuchar
Senator from Minnesota1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Tina Smith
Senator from Minnesota2
Assumed office on January 3, 2018
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Al Franken.

Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith are the senators currently representing Minnesota.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Congressional District 6, MN

Tom Emmer
District 6 Representative
Republican Party

Congressional District 6, MN is currently represented by Tom Emmer (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for Congressional District 6, MN have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.763% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.882% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (1.07M), Bachelors Degree (985k), and Some college (978k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Congressional District 6, MN was $250,700 in 2020, which is 1.09 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $237,200 to $250,700, a 5.69% increase. The homeownership rate in Congressional District 6, MN is 80%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Congressional District 6, MN have an average commute time of 27.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Congressional District 6, MN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Congressional District 6, MN is $84,287. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Congressional District 6, MN was Congressional District 3, MN with a value of $96,454, followed by Congressional District 2, MN and Congressional District 6, MN, with respective values of $89,327 and $84,287.

Property

$250,700
Median Property Value 2020
±$2,126
$207,915
Median Property Taxes
±$2,906

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Congressional District 6, MN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

80%
Homeownership
2020
68.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 80% of the housing units in Congressional District 6, MN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 79.3%.

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Household Income

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$84,287
Median Household Income
± $912
260k
Number of Households
± 3,537

In 2020, the median household income of the 260k households in Congressional District 6, MN grew to $84,287 from the previous year's value of $82,616.

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 6, MN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (81.6%)
  2. Worked At Home (7.32%)
  3. Carpooled (7.14%)

In 2020, 81.6% of workers in Congressional District 6, MN drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (7.32%) and those who carpooled to work (7.14%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

27.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Congressional District 6, MN have a longer commute time (27.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.05% of the workforce in Congressional District 6, MN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Congressional District 6, MN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Congressional District 6, MN have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

6.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Congressional District 6, MN (45.2k out of 706k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Congressional District 6, MN is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Minnesota, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Minnesota across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27% under 18 years, 20.1% between 18 and 34 years, 40% between 35 and 64 years, and 12.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.7% were men and 50.3% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

3.51%
Uninsured
63.2%
Employer Coverage
10.7%
Medicaid
10.1%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
1.24%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Congressional District 6, MN grew by 8.52% from 3.23% to 3.51%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Congressional District 6, MN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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