About the City of Rosemount
Rosemount is a city in Dakota County, Minnesota, United States, in the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area. The population was 21,874 at the 2010 census and 25,207 as of July 2019. Rosemount was established as a township in 1858 and incorporated as a city in 1972, encompassing the old village of Rosemount and Pine Bend. According to the city's website, there was some debate over whether to name the township Saratoga or Rosemount, with the latter finally chosen to reflect the town's Irish heritage and remain in keeping with the name given to the post office a few years earlier. In the 1940s it was home to a military gunpowder plant,
The Rosemount area has rolling hills, mature trees, many lakes and bodies of water, and large acres of city park lands. The community has a wide variety of housing and neighborhood options.
Rosemount Demographics Summary
With 25,207 people, Rosemount is the 45th most populated city in the state of Minnesota out of 902 cities. But watch out, Rosemount, because Faribault with 23,897 people and Farmington with 23,091 people are right behind you.
Race & Ethnicity
The largest Rosemount racial/ethnic groups are White (84.3%) followed by Black (4.8%) and Asian (4.7%).
In 2018, the median household income of Rosemount residents was $99,221. Rosemount households made slightly more than Hanover households ($97,092) and Mahtomedi households ($97,796) . However, 4.3% of Rosemount residents live in poverty.
The median age for Rosemount residents is 37.0 years young.
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