Webber-Camden's average household size between 1980 and 2000 grew from 2.3 to 2.7 people per household and remained higher than the city's average.
Between 1980 and 2000, the average household size increased in Webber-Camden, but the total number of households decreased by 5 percent. The number of households with people who live alone and are age 65 and over decreased nearly 43 percent. Likewise, the number of family households decreased 12 percent. Conversely, households of people who live alone and are under age 65 grew 62 percent, and households of people who live together but are not related grew by 80 percent.
From 1980 to 2000, the proportion of householders living alone in Webber-Camden remained at 35 percent, peaking in 1990 at 37 percent. The rate remained lower than the city's across all three decades.
Between 1980 and 2000, the proportion of seniors living alone in Webber-Camden increased 10 percent. Webber-Camden had higher overall rates of seniors living alone than Minneapolis.
For 1980 and 1990, the percentage of families with children under 18 in Webber-Camden matched the percentage in Minneapolis. However, between 1990 and 2000, the neighborhood's percentage increased from 49 percent to 58 percent whereas the city's percentage only increased from 49 percent to 50 percent.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011