Population

POPULATION

1980

1990

2000

Windom

5,061

5,188

4,984

Minneapolis

370,951

368,383

382,618

From 1980 to 2000, Windom's population decreased by 1.5 percent – 77 residents. In 2000, the Windom neighborhood comprised 4,984 residents.

Working age residents, specifically those from 25 to 44, grew in numbers from 1980 to 2000. The neighborhood's child and youth population increased from 1980 to 2000. The most noticeable population losses happened for residents over the age of 65. In 2000 this age-group was 44.5 percent smaller than it was in 1980.

*Hispanics could be any race

Windom's population steadily diversified during the 20-year period between 1980 and 2000. In 1980, 99 percent of the residents were white and in 2000 70 percent were. In 1990, the black population was 2.5 times the size it was in 1980 and continued to grow into 2000. The Asian population increased between 1980 and 1990, but declined in the following decade. There were significant gains to the Hispanic population, which was very small in 1980 but accounted for 6 percent of the total neighborhood population in 2000.

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011