Population

POPULATION

 

1980

1990

2000

Cooper

3,938

3,708

3,448

City

370,951

368,383

382,618

Between 1980 and 2000, Cooper lost more than 12 percent of its population. In 2000 the neighborhood had 260 fewer people than in 1990, and in 1990 there were 230 fewer people than in 1980. In the same period, Minneapolis' population increased by 3.1 percent.

In 2000 there were 18 percent fewer children and adolescents, 0.2 percent fewer adults and 48 percent fewer population decrease.

*Hispanics could be any race

At 87 percent in 2000, Cooper's white population was down from 96 percent of the total population in 1980. Other ethnic groups are increasing both in numbers and in proportion to the neighborhood's total population. The Hispanic group added about 100 people from 1980 to 2000, and there were about 90 more black people in the same period.

Last updated Sep 27, 2011