Demographics and Census Data


The Future is Gaining on Us (6 KB) by Phil Wheeler, AICP, Retired Planning Director of the Rochester-Olmsted Planning Department.

City of Rochester

Employment and Demographic Forecast (14 KB) - May 2014

Rochester Area Economic Development (RAEDI) provides the Rochester Data Book, Community Profile, Salary Survey, Real Estate Market Report and other information for Rochester. 

Olmsted County MN


State of Minnesota

MnGeo: Minnesota Geospatial Information Office - Datanet - Datanet is an online information system consisting of summarized statistical information serving Minnesota's governments, businesses, schools, nonprofit agencies and citizens. The system contains statistics about social, economic and demographic conditions in Minnesota.

Minnesota Department of Education provides the school district enrollment data. 

Minnesota Demography Center - The State Demographer provides population estimates and various population, economic and social reports.  provides information on state, local, tribal and federal government information and services. 

Minnesota Work Force Center  provides Minnesota employment data. The Dept. of Employment and Economic Development also has the site "Compare Minnesota" that provides a comparison of Minnesota with other states.


American Factfinder is the Census Bureau's site for the 1990, 2000, and 2010 Census data and American Community Surveys. The 2010 Census Bureau data is now available.

Bureau of Economic Analysis provides timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data to promote a better understanding of the U.S. economy.

Census Bureau offers information about people, housing, incomes, business etc.

Data and Statistics about the U.S. Find data about the U.S., such as maps and population, demographic, and economic data.

Immigration Statistics Homeland Security offers general immigration statistics.

2010 Census Race data by Census Tracts  (38 KB)