Rogers is a city in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 8,597 at the 2010 census. However, the population increased to over 11,000 upon the annexation of surrounding Hassan Township in 2012. The population of Hassan Township was 2,600 in 2010, giving the current city a population base of 11,197 as of the census. In the 2010 census, the center of population of Minnesota was located in Rogers. The city is a northwest suburb of the Minneapolis–Saint Paul metropolitan area.
According to the United States Census Bureau, as of the 2010 Census, the city has a total area of 8.16 square miles (21.13 km), of which, 8.05 square miles (20.85 km) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km) is water.
Upon the 2012 annexation of Hassan Township, the total land area of the City grew to approximately 26 square miles.
As of the census of 2010, there were 8,597 people, 2,882 households, and 2,190 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,068.0 inhabitants per square mile (412.4/km). There were 3,014 housing units at an average density of 374.4 per square mile (144.6/km). The racial makeup of the city was 91.3% White, 2.4% African American, 0.1% Native American, 3.5% Asian, 0.6% from other races, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.9% of the population.
There were 2,882 households of which 52.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.3% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 3.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.0% were non-families. 19.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.95 and the average family size was 3.45.
The median age in the city was 33.5 years. 34.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 33.5% were from 25 to 44; 18% were from 45 to 64; and 8.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 3,588 people, 1,195 households, and 982 families residing in the city. The population density was 715.1 people per square mile (276.0/km²). There were 1,245 housing units at an average density of 248.1 per square mile (95.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.10% White, 0.36% African American, 0.03% Native American, 0.67% Asian, 0.36% from other races, and 1.48% from two or
more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.98% of the population.
There were 1,195 households out of which 52.6% had children while under the age of 18, living with them, 77.2% were married couples living together, 3.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.8% were non-families. 13.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.98 and the average family size was 3.31.
In the city, the population was spread out with 33.8% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 44.5% from 25 to 44, 11.9% from 45 to 64, and 5.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $73,143, and the median income for a family was $76,984. Males had a median income of $46,496 versus $35,869 for females. The per capita income for the city was $25,845. About 0.4% of families and 1.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.1% of those under age 18 and 5.9% of those age 65 or over.
Rogers Minnesota neighborhoods include: Brockton Meadows Grand, Country Estates, Dutch Knoll, Erickson Park, Hunters Ridge, Mallard Estates, Oakwood Drive, Preserve at Commerce, Rogers, South Pointe, Sundance / Garden, Sunnyside Estates, Trail Haven, Triangle Park