Burnsville, MN

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2022 Population
64,075
0.233% 1-year growth
US Senator
Amy Klobuchar
Democratic (DFL) Party
US Senator
Tina Smith
Democratic (DFL) Party
2022 Median Age
37.2
1.06% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
8%
16% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$85,801
8.53% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$315,700
14.6% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Burnsville, MN had a population of 64.1k people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $85,801. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Burnsville, MN grew from 63,926 to 64,075, a 0.233% increase and its median household income grew from $79,059 to $85,801, a 8.53% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Burnsville, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.91%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.92%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.88%).

None of the households in Burnsville, 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.

94.4% of the residents in Burnsville, MN are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in N/A are National American University-Burnsville (13 degrees awarded in 2018).

In 2022, the median property value in Burnsville, MN was $315,700, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%.

Most people in Burnsville, MN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Burnsville, MN was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Burnsville, MN is home to a population of 64.1k people, from which 94.4% are citizens. As of 2022, 14% of Burnsville, MN residents were born outside of the country (8.95k people).

In 2022, there were 4.69 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (41.4k people) in Burnsville, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.81k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.79k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

94.4%
2022 Citizenship
94.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 94.4% of Burnsville, MN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Burnsville, MN was 94.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Burnsville, MN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    41.4k ± 1.52k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    8.81k ± 859
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    3.79k ± 694
10.1%
Hispanic Population
6.49k people

In 2022, there were 4.69 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (41.4k people) in Burnsville, MN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 8.81k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.79k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

10.1% of the people in Burnsville, MN are hispanic (6.49k people).

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

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Foreign-Born Population

14%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
8.95k people
14.3%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
9.16k people

As of 2022, 14% of Burnsville, MN residents (8.95k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Burnsville, MN was 14.3%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,230 ± 246
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    839 ± 258
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    349 ± 163

Burnsville, MN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.47 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Burnsville, MN employs 35k people. The largest industries in Burnsville, MN are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,299 people), Retail Trade (4,621 people), and Manufacturing (4,008 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($75,979), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($72,292), and Information ($72,028).

Occupations

35k
2022 Value
± 1,450
0.649%
1 Year growth
± 5.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Burnsville, MN grew at a rate of 0.649%, from 34.8k employees to 35k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Burnsville, MN, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (4,103 people), Management Occupations (4,030 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,778 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Burnsville, MN.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

35k
2022 Value
± 1,450
0.649%
1 Year growth
± 5.9%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Burnsville, MN grew at a rate of 0.649%, from 34.8k employees to 35k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Burnsville, MN, are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,299 people), Retail Trade (4,621 people), and Manufacturing (4,008 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Burnsville, MN, though some of these residents may live in Burnsville, 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

$56,204
Median earning men ± $2,644
$42,126
Median earning women ± $2,929

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($84,298), Information ($74,917), and Public Administration ($72,060).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Wholesale Trade ($112,847), Public Administration ($71,458), and Information ($61,250).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.26%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.93M people employed in Minnesota. This represents a 2.26% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.4%.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Minnesota went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 52.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (45.3%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.07%).

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.

Minnesota is currently represented by 8 members 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
The Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) is the Minnesota affiliate of the Democratic Party (United States)|U.S. Democratic Party and its members are counted as Democrats.
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 Minnesota

Minnesota is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Minnesota have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2018, universities in Burnsville, MN awarded 13 degrees. The student population of Burnsville, MN in 2017 is skewed towards women, with 9 male students and 35 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Burnsville, MN are White (6 and 46.2%), followed by Black or African American (4 and 30.8%), Asian (1 and 7.69%), and Two or More Races (1 and 7.69%).

The largest universities in Burnsville, MN by number of degrees awarded are National American University-Burnsville (13 and 100%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.877% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.991% 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 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.07M), Bachelors Degree (1.04M), and Some college (962k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Burnsville, MN was $315,700 in 2022, which is 1.12 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $275,500 to $315,700, a 14.6% increase. The homeownership rate in Burnsville, MN is 68.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Burnsville, MN have an average commute time of 23.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Burnsville, MN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Burnsville, MN is $85,801. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Burnsville, MN was Census Tract 607.42 with a value of $130,304, followed by Census Tract 607.13 and Census Tract 607.09, with respective values of $106,516 and $100,278.

Property

$315,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$6,855
$17,304
Median Property Taxes
±$911

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Rent vs Own

68.2%
Homeownership
2022
64.3%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 68.2% of the housing units in Burnsville, MN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 67.6%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 607.42
  2. Census Tract 607.13
  3. Census Tract 607.09

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Burnsville, MN was Census Tract 607.42 with a value of $130,304, followed by Census Tract 607.13 and Census Tract 607.09, with respective values of $106,516 and $100,278.

The following map shows all of the places in Burnsville, MN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$85,801
Median Household Income
± $4,577
25.4k
Number of Households
± 1,117

In 2022, the median household income of the 25.4k households in Burnsville, MN grew to $85,801 from the previous year's value of $79,059.

The following chart displays the households in Burnsville, 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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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Burnsville, MN is from Minnesota.
0.458
2022 Wage GINI in Minnesota
0.459
2021 Wage GINI in Minnesota

In 2022, the income inequality in Minnesota was 0.458 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.267% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Minnesota was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Minnesota in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (71.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (12.9%)
  3. Carpooled (11.4%)

In 2022, 71.1% of workers in Burnsville, MN drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (12.9%) and those who carpooled to work (11.4%).

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

23.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Burnsville, MN have a shorter commute time (23.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.03% of the workforce in Burnsville, 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 Burnsville, MN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Burnsville, MN have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Burnsville, MN (5.09k out of 63.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females < 5 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Burnsville, MN is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

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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Health

94.9% of the population of Burnsville, MN has health coverage, with 52.8% on employee plans, 17.1% on Medicaid, 12.6% on Medicare, 11.3% on non-group plans, and 1.12% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Dakota County, MN see 1554 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.57% increase from the previous year (1530 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1349 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 499 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,554 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Dakota County, MN

Primary care physicians in Dakota County, MN see an average of 1,554 patients per year. This represents a 1.57% increase from the previous year (1,530 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Dakota County, MN in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.1% under 18 years, 23.3% between 18 and 34 years, 37% between 35 and 64 years, and 16.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.5% were men and 51.5% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.08%
Uninsured
52.8%
Employer Coverage
17.1%
Medicaid
12.6%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
1.12%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Burnsville, MN grew by 11.3% from 4.57% to 5.08%.

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

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