Page had consistently more people per household from 1980 to 2000 than the City of Minneapolis did, even though neighborhood household sizes decreased. Minneapolis had a stable number of people per household from 1980 to 1990, and it increased by 1 percent from 1990 to 2000.
Between 1980 and 2000, the number of family households in Page decreased slightly but steadily. The number of people under age 65 living alone increased substantially, but the number of people aged 65 and over living alone steadily decreased. The number of people who live together and are not related to each other had a steady increase.
Since 1980, the percentage of people living alone in Page has steadily increased but remained far below the citywide percentage.
Page had lower rates of seniors living alone until the year 2000, when the percentage jumped from 27 percent to 39 percent, surpassing the City of Minneapolis. In contrast, the percentage of seniors living alone in Minneapolis has remained relatively stable between 1980 and 2000 at about 37 percent.
Between 1980 and 2000, the percentage of families with children increased in the city. The Page neighborhood remained very stable from 1980 to 2000 at about 48 percent.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011