Higher Education

Roseville, MN

Demographics

Roseville was incorporated as a city in 1948 with a population of 4,589. The city experienced dramatic growth in population and commercial development in the 1950s and 1960s. Since then, the city has shifted its focus from planning to redevelopment and preservation. Today, Roseville is a thriving mixed-land use community with established neighborhoods, ample open space, and vibrant retail and commercial development.


There are 35,878 people living in Roseville and 15,842 households, with a population density of 2.7 per square mile.

Area employers routinely report that Roseville’s labor force is highly productive, has a notably low absentee rate, and either lives within city limits or commutes from a 20-mile radius. These dedicated men and women are also highly educated: 46 percent have a college degree or higher. Approximately 36,000 people travel into the city daily to work in Roseville.

Population

Total Population

35,780

Population
Growth Rate

0.60%

Median Age

43

Diversity Index

49.500

Housing & Income

Households

15,544

Total Housing Units

16,203


Owner Occupied

10,194

Renter Occupied

5,350

Vacant

659

Median Home Value

$274,258


Average Home Value

$313,000

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.60%


Per Capita Income

1.97%

Income Projection

Median Household

$75,065 $80,120


Average Household

$96,689 $106,700


Per Capita

$42,089 $46,399

Workforce

Total Businesses

2,026

Total Employed

33,629

Workers 16+

18,063

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

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Businesses

339

Employed

6,319

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

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Businesses

207

Employed

3,949

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

127

Employed

3,380

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

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Businesses

113

Employed

3,070

2020 Prof/Scientific/Tech Service

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Businesses

236

Employed

2,571

2020 Public Administration

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Businesses

24

Employed

2,449

Some
High School

640

Graduated
High School

3,889

Associates
Degree

2,258

Bachelor's
Degree

8,212

Graduate
Degree

5,978

Average Commute Time

22 min.



Resident Commuters

10,235

Non-Resident Commuters

7,749

Drive Alone

13,985

Carpooled

1,788

Public

707

Work At Home

1,077

Workforce Occupations

We have employees who have a vast amount of expertise in many professional sectors, including:

  • Education
  • Health Care
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Finance
  • Accommodation
  • Public Service
  • Transportation
  • Wholesale
  • Construction
  • Administration

 

Higher Education

Roseville has three universities located in the area — the University of Minnesota, University of Northwestern, and Bethel University, — and several more within 10 miles, counting more than 120,000 students. The schools provide research opportunities, a vast talent pool, and community engagement experience.

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Transportation

Roseville is located off I-35W and Highway 36, in the midst of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. The city provides easy access to most of the area’s major freeways, including I-35E, I-694, and Highway 280, as well as light rail and bus rapid transit. It is less than a 10-minute commute to either downtown area, just 20 minutes from MSP Airport, and is close to all of the major Twin Cities amenities, including sports, arts and nature.


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