In 1980 and 1990, the proportion of residents 16 years and older who were working, looking for a job or in the armed forces was the same in McKinley as Minneapolis. In 2000 though, the proportion in the neighborhood declined to 67 percent while in the city it increased to 72 percent.
McKinley had a higher unemployment rate than Minneapolis in 1980, 1990 and 2000. The neighborhood unemployment rate increased in each census period while the citywide rate declined from 1990 to 2000. In 2000, the unemployment rate was 6.2 percent higher in McKinley than Minneapolis.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011