Poverty

A higher percentage of people lived below the poverty level in Sheridan than citywide between 1979 and 1999. The trend lines for the neighborhood and Minneapolis mirrored each other with a peak in 1989. Sheridan's percentage of people 65 years and older living below the poverty level spiked in 1999 to double the citywide figure.

Sheridan's percentage of families below the poverty level was higher than the citywide figure between 1979 and 1999. Neighborhood and Minneapolis trend lines mirrored each other, peaking in 1989. Sheridan's percentage of families below the poverty level with children under 18 was also higher than the citywide figure between 1979 and 1999; the trend lines also mirrored each other in this figure with a peak in 1989.

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011