Mound, Minnesota

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Mound, Minnesota

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High Points

Mound strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Minnesota):

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Mound Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 7% Mound Well-Paid Single Women
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Mound Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 14% Mound Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. State)
Top 14% Mound College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 15% Mound People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Mound, Minnesota

Comparing Mound to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Minnesota (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 10
Age of the Population 6 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 4
Racial Diversity 2 7
Senior Citizens 2 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 6
Average Household Size 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9
Median Family Income 8 9
College Educated Adults 8 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 7
Public Transportation Use 7 8
Walking and Biking to Work 5 6
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
Housing Recently Built 6 7
People Living Alone 6 5
Affordability of Rents 5 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 2

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Mound Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles W of Minnetonka, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 19 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Hennepin
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55364
Phone Area Codes 952
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.936
Longitude -93.665

Mound Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.4 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 34 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 59 F
Annual Precip 30.5 inches
Station DELANO
Distance 10.2 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 20 F
Apr Temp 33 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 58 F
Annual Precip 27.2 inches
Station JORDAN 1 S
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 19 F
Apr Temp 31 to 55 F
Jul Temp 58 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 58 F
Annual Precip 29.1 inches
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Mound Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 9,435 100%
Male 4,906 52%
Female 4,529 48%
Under 18 2,252 23.9%
18+ 7,183 76.1%
65+ 845 9%
Median Age 37.5
Average Family Size 2.93
White 9,080 96.2%
African-American 60 0.6%
Asian 123 1.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 18 0.2%
Other 42 0.4%
Mixed Race 108 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 91 1%

Estimated Mound Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 9,416
Growth -19
Growth % -0.2%

Mound Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 34.2%
Norwegian 14.1%
Irish 11.8%
Swedish 7.7%
English 6.1%
US/American 4.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.3%
French (except Basque) 2.9%
Polish 2.2%
Finnish 1.4%
Scottish 1.1%
Danish 1%
Dutch 1%
Italian 0.9%
Scandinavian 0.9%
Czech 0.8%
Russian 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
British 0.6%
European 0.6%
French Canadian 0.6%
Yugoslavian 0.5%
Iranian 0.2%
Luxemburger 0.2%
Northern European 0.2%
Serbian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Mound 9,435 $68,396
Minnetonka Beach 614 $168,868
Minnetrista 4,358 $93,104
Orono 7,538 $101,114
Spring Park 1,717 $42,969
St. Bonifacius 1,873 $69,938
Tonka Bay 1,547 $90,783
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