Northrop between 1990 and 2000 had a higher Labor force participation rate than Minneapolis'. Both the neighborhood and the city increased consistently since 1980 in the labor force participation rate.
The Northrop unemployment rate remained below the citywide figure between 1980 and 2000. In 2000 this figure was at 3.6 percent and 5.8 percent respectively. The unemployment trend for the neighborhood and the city mirrored each other during this time period, with their highest levels in 1990.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011