2019 Twin Cities Jewish Community Study

Janet Krasner Aronson, Matthew A. Brookner, Eliana Chapman, Daniel Mangoubi, Harry Aaronson, Matthew Feinberg, Matthew Boxer, and Leonard Saxe

August 2020

Twin Cities Jewish Community Study

The 2019 Twin Cities Jewish Community Study estimates the number of Jewish individuals in the community and the number of non-Jewish adults and children who are part of the region’s 34,500 Jewish households. The study also creates a comprehensive portrait of the characteristics, attitudes and behaviors of the population.

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Among the Findings:


Geography and Residence

Marriage and Children

Jewish Engagement

Index of Jewish Engagement

Twin Cities Engagement Index

Jewish Community

Synagogues and Ritual Life

Organizations and Programs

Financial and Health Needs