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A Taste of Bloomington, Minnesota

did you know?
DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT BLOOMINGTON?

  1. Bloomington is the fifth largest city in the U.S. state of Minnesota in Hennepin County. Located on the north bank of the Minnesota River above its confluence with the Mississippi River, Bloomington lies at the heart of the southern metro area, 10 miles south of downtown Minneapolis. The city's population was 82,893 in the 2010 Census.

    Bloomington, considered by many to be a bedroom community, has more jobs per capita than either Minneapolis or St. Paul. Its economy includes headquarters of major companies such as Ceridian, Donaldson Company, HealthPartners and Toro. The city is a hospitality and retail magnet, recognized nationally for the United States' largest enclosed shopping center, Mall of America. It is presently the only suburb in the south metro to be served by the Hiawatha Line. (Several suburbs and cities in the north metro are served by the Northstar Commuter Rail.

    The median income for a household in the city was $54,628, and the median income for a family was $67,135. Males had a median income of $42,924 versus $32,606 for females. The per capita income for the city was $29,782. About 2.3% of families and 4.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under age 18 and 3.4% of those aged 65 and over.

    Economy
    The city is home to a large contingent of employers, providing more than 100,000 jobs. Benefiting from its location near major transportation routes and the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, Bloomington is a major hospitality center with nearly 8,000 hotel rooms.

    Radio Stations
    KBEM 88.5 FM Minneapolis, MN Jazz
    KMOJ 89.9 FM Minneapolis, MN Urban Contemporary
    KFAI 90.3 FM Minneapolis, MN Variety
    K214DF (KLOV) 90.7 FM Christian Contemporary
    KRDS 95.5 FM New Prague, MN Oldies
    KHTC 96.3 FM Edina, MN Top-40
    KDWB 101.3 FM Richfield, MN Top-40
    K273BH (KDWB) 102.5 FM Fridley, MN Top-40
    WCCO 830 AM Minneapolis, MN News/Talk
    KDWA 1460 AM Hastings, MN News/Talk
    KSTP 1500 AM Saint Paul, MN Sports
    KYCR 1570 AM Golden Valley, MN Business News

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Demographics of Bloomington, Minnesota

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

88.12%

3.42%

0.35%

5.09%

2.69%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Bloomington, Minnesota


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Cheveux Supplies & Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   9937 Lyndale Ave. South, Bloomington, MN. 55423 (952) 888-1297  - (visit website)

  2. Yolanda Hair Braiding -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  120 W 98th St, Bloomington, MN (952) 881-0559

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Famous Dave's BBQ -  Category: BBQ -  5101 West 98th Street, Bloomington, MN 55437 (952) 832-0500   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Sean Kingston At Mall Of America Bloomington, Minnesota

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black/african american special events

Meet face to face with top local employers at our

MINNEAPOLIS CAREER FAIR


- Monday, July 14, 2014
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM -


This event will be held at:

Embassy Suites Minneapolis Airport

7901 34th Avenue South

Bloomington, Minnesota 55425

This event may showcase companies hiring in the following industries.

Accounting/Auditing

Administrative and Support Services

Advertising/Marketing/Public Relations

Banking

Consumer Products

Customer Service and Call Center

Finance/Economics

Financial Services

Hospitality/Tourism

Insurance

Real Estate/Mortgage

Restaurant and Food Service

Retail/Wholesale

Sales

And Many More...

For more information about this career fair, visit www.ncfairs.com/Minneapolis

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