Households

The average 1980 household was larger in Marshall Terrace than in Minneapolis; however in 1990 and 2000, the neighborhood and Minneapolis were identical.

In 1980, 64 percent of all households in Marshall Terrace were family households, but this dropped to 57 percent in 2000. The second largest household type was people under 65 living alone, which included 22 percent of all the neighborhood households in 2000.

The percentage of householders living alone was consistently lower in Marshall Terrace than Minneapolis between 1980 and 2000. The difference between the two, however, decreased during this time period from 10 percent to only 1 percent.

The percentage of seniors living alone was much lower in Marshall Terrace than Minneapolis in 1980, but the neighborhood percentage increased sharply by 2000 to 1 percent above the Minneapolis percentage.

The percentage of families with children under 18 was consistently lower in Marshall Terrace than Minneapolis between 1980 and 2000. However, during this period the difference was reduced to just 2 percent.

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011