Charts of the Day: Commuting Habits of Minneapolis Residents

Via the Metropolitan Council, today we look at the commuting habits of Minneapolis Residents. Source data is the Census, and the American Community Survey, as well as Met Council forecasting models.

Transport Mode to Work - Minneapolis

Share of telecommuters has increased over time, but carpool is down from a peak in the 2000 Census. “Other Means” is also up over time.


Travel Time to Work - Minneapolis Residents

More than half of Minneapolis residents – 64% in fact – require less than 24 minutes of travel time to work.

Peak Hour Travel Times fro Minneapolis

Travel time to St. Paul and to the Mall of America has been increasing, with projected continued increase in 2020 and 2030.

The Met Council have these charts for many communities in the seven county metro area. is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.


One Response to Charts of the Day: Commuting Habits of Minneapolis Residents

  1. Cobo R August 15, 2018 at 10:01 am #

    I’ve spent hours looking at data on the Met Council Data & Maps website.

    Its a little too much fun for a nerd like me.

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