Population Trends and Projections

One of Minnesota's fastest growing cities for the past three decades, Woodbury is now the state's 10th largest city, with over 63,000 people. Much of Woodbury's extraordinary success as a community can be attributed to its long-range, planned growth strategy.

The following tables give a historical look at the city's populations and residential construction activity.
 

Annual Housing Units

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Single Family Housing Units Compared to Multiple Family Units

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City of Woodbury Total Household and Population Projections

 Metropolitan Council Estimates

Year
Population
Households
2000*
46,463
16,676
2008
58,430
22,234
2010*
61,961
23,568
2020
70,516
28,900
2030
84,000
35,000

*U.S. Census