Victoria, Minnesota

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Victoria, Minnesota

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Victoria Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Victoria People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Victoria Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Victoria College Educated Adults
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Victoria Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Victoria Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Victoria Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Victoria, Minnesota

Comparing Victoria 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 8
Well-Paid Single Women 9 8
Male Share of the Population 9 8
Racial Diversity 5 6
Age of the Population 4 4
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 9
Working at Home 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 8 6
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1
Affordability of Rents 1 1
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Victoria Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles SW of Minnetonka, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 21 miles SW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Carver
Metro Area Minneapolis - Saint Paul
Standard Zip Codes 55386
Phone Area Codes 952
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.858
Longitude -93.661

Victoria Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHASKA
Distance 5.6 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 24 F
Apr Temp 36 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 30.4 inches
Station JORDAN 1 S
Distance 14.6 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
Distance 21.1 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 22 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 63 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 58 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches
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Victoria Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 4,025 100%
Male 2,006 49.8%
Female 2,019 50.2%
Under 18 1,274 31.7%
18+ 2,751 68.3%
65+ 266 6.6%
Median Age 35.7
Average Family Size 3.17
White 3,941 97.9%
African-American 11 0.3%
Asian 34 0.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.1%
Other 15 0.4%
Mixed Race 19 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 40 1%

Estimated Victoria Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 5,702
Growth 1,677
Growth % 41.7%

Victoria 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 36.7%
Norwegian 17.1%
Swedish 8.4%
Irish 7.9%
English 3.8%
European 2.7%
Scandinavian 2.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.6%
Polish 2.1%
Italian 2%
US/American 1.6%
Finnish 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Dutch 1.5%
Czech 1.1%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
Scottish 0.9%
Danish 0.7%
Austrian 0.7%
Welsh 0.6%
Russian 0.5%
Lebanese 0.4%
Swiss 0.4%
British 0.3%
Yugoslavian 0.2%
Macedonian 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Victoria 4,025 $91,681
Chaska 17,449 $69,612
Mound 9,435 $68,396
Shorewood 7,400 $104,100
Spring Park 1,717 $42,969
St. Bonifacius 1,873 $69,938
Tonka Bay 1,547 $90,783
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