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2019 Compare Cities Economy:
Minneapolis, MN vs Seattle, WA

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Highlights
- Household income in Seattle, is 43% more than it is in Minneapolis and is 28% above the National Average.
- Minneapolis unemployment rate is 3.20%.
- Seattle unemployment rate is 2.90%.


Economy
 Minneapolis, MNSeattle, WAUnited States
 3.2%2.9%3.7%
 1.8%2.6%1.6%
 36.7%43.8%33.5%
 8.0%10.1%6.2%
 7.1%0.0%4.6%
     $35,259$51,872$31,177
 $55,720$79,565$57,652
 $78,227$115,414$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Minneapolis, MNSeattle, WAUnited States
 14.9%9.9%11.5%
 4.9%3.2%4.8%
 9.1%6.2%9.7%
 8.8%6.5%9.3%
 7.8%6.7%8.5%
 7.1%6.7%7.7%
 9.2%8.4%9.9%
 11.6%11.9%12.3%
 13.9%17.3%14.1%
 5.8%9.6%5.8%
 6.9%13.7%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Minneapolis, MNSeattle, WAUnited States
 18.5%22.9%15.1%
 8.5%14.6%5.6%
 2.4%1.9%1.7%
 1.8%2.5%1.1%
 7.8%6.5%6.0%
 4.5%4.9%2.0%
 5.4%6.0%5.9%
 1.9%1.4%2.4%
 1.0%0.8%2.2%
 7.5%6.5%5.8%
 3.5%2.2%3.9%
 4.5%3.5%3.7%
 19.8%17.6%23.5%
 0.2%0.2%0.7%
 3.7%3.0%8.2%
 8.9%5.5%12.2%

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Reviews for Minneapolis    149 Reviews
Born in Minnesota - 12/3/2019
Pro:Career OpportunitiesClean neighborhoodsWinter ActivitiesFamily OrientedFine DinningLakesFriendly People (passive aggressive)Education Cons:Predominately whiteLong... Read More

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My Opinion of the City - 9/14/2019
I've lived here for three years. I'm originally from a very rual state so I think I'm alittle biased because the city I moved from had a population of about 50,000.... Read More

Not an ideal place to live. - 9/6/2019
I’ve lived in Minnesota my whole life, 50+ years. The ONLY reason we’ve stayed, is for family, but that could be changing in the near future. There are WAY too many... Read More

Reviews for Seattle    296 Reviews
Seattle Changed - 11/10/2019
I was born in Seattle and lived there over 60 years. Back in the 50's and 60's Seattle believe it or not was very much like Mayberry. Even into the 70's there wasn't... Read More

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Seattle - 9/15/2019
Before disagreeing, hear me out. Seattle has its fair share of problems but is by no means is dying or suffering. Seattle is one of the nation's fastest-growing cities,... Read More

Read the bad reviews BEFORE you move here! - 8/19/2019
What a complete shame. We totally agree with the bad reviews. Seattle could be a great city. But, it has become yet another liberal mecca, and their policies have now... Read More

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ZIPS IN MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA
55407, 55406, 55414, 55408, 55411, 55418, 55404, 55419, 55417, 55412, 21 total
ZIPS IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
98115, 98103, 98133, 98105, 98118, 98125, 98122, 98117, 98144, 98109, 28 total

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