Living in Anoka, MN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Anoka SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
7

Anoka, MN Crime Report

420
Total Crimes
2,389.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.95%
Below National Average

Anoka, MN Cost Of Living

102
Anoka's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Anoka, Minnesota Info Snack

Anoka (/nok/ -NOH-k) is a city in Anoka County, Minnesota. The population was 17,142 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat. Anoka calls itself the "Halloween Capital of the World", because it hosted one of the first Halloween parades in 1920. It continues to celebrate the holiday each year with several parades. Anoka is a northern suburb of the Twin Cities.
Population
17,419
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$189,600
Median Income
$54,171
Median Rent
$925

Anoka, MN Photos

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Rankings for Anoka in Minnesota

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Map Of Anoka, MN

Population over time in Anoka

Year Population % Change
2017 17,419 0.3%
2016 17,374 0.3%
2015 17,325 0.5%
2014 17,244 0.2%
2013 17,202 -0.1%
2012 17,218 -0.2%
2011 17,250 -0.6%
2010 17,357 -0.5%
2009 17,449 -
Crime/100k Anoka MN USA
Violent Crime 153.6 220.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 17.1 52.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 79.7 122.2 246.8
Property Crime 2236.3 1993.8 2199.5
Burglary 239.0 288.4 376.0
Larceny 1855.0 1524.8 1594.6
Car Theft 142.3 180.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Anoka

White
84.1% (14,652)
African American
6.7% (1,165)
American Indian
0.6% (108)
Asian
1.4% (246)
Hawaiian
0.0% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (578)
Hispanic
3.8% (664)
Race Anoka MN USA
White 84.1% 80.3% 61.1%
African American 6.7% 6.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 1.0% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 4.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.8% 5.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Anoka, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
4.0% (70,404)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (81,728)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (202,105)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (181,919)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (254,047)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (370,978)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (255,278)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (202,598)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (71,635)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (51,203)
Income Anoka MN USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 3.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 7.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 18.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 14.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 7.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 7.1% 7.0%

Gender in Anoka

Female
51.3% (8,940)
Male
48.7% (8,479)
Gender Anoka MN USA
Female 51.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Anoka for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (348)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (870)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,748)
Some College
27.0% (4,703)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,741)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (2,787)
Master's Degree
5.0% (870)
Professional Degree
1.0% (174)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (174)
Education Anoka MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 23.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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