Brown County , Minnesota

Brown County: County in Minnesota, United States

About

Brown County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 25,893 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 24,846 inhabitants. Its county seat is New Ulm. The county was created 167 years ago in 1855.

Brown County Quick Facts

Population : 24,846 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Different from : Brown County, Brown County, Brown County, Brown County, Brown County, Brown County, Brown County, Brown County
Area : 1602 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.2%
Land as percent of area : 98.8%
Named for : Joseph R. Brown
Capital : New Ulm
Establishment : February 02, 1855
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:37:14 (21st May 2022)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.21% (2010-2020)
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Location of Brown County on Minnesota map.
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Geography

Brown County is located at 44°14'32"N 94°43'39"W (44.2421700, -94.7274800). It has 2 neighbors: Nicollet County and Watonwan County.

Brown County map

The largest city of Brown County is New Ulm with a population of 13,141. Other cities include, Sleepy Eye population 3,329, Hanska population 372, Linden population 286 and Springfield population 116. See all Brown County cities & populated places.

Brown County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Brown County.

City Name Population Title
New Ulm 13,141 City in Minnesota, USA
Sleepy Eye 3,329 City in Brown County, Minnesota
Hanska 372 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Stark 337 Unincorporated community in Fish Lake Township, Chisago County, Minnesota
Linden 286 Human settlement in United States of America
Leavenworth 278 Township in Brown County, Minnesota
Springfield 116 City in Minnesota, United States
Evan 84 City in Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Cobden 35 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Comfrey 15 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America

Brown County has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Brown County decreased by 4.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,893 - census
2011 25,658 -0.92% estimation process
2012 25,412 -0.97% estimation process
2013 25,267 -0.57% estimation process
2014 25,272 0.02% estimation process
2015 25,240 -0.13% estimation process
2016 25,272 0.13% estimation process
2017 25,172 -0.4% estimation process
2018 25,125 -0.19% estimation process
2019 25,008 -0.47% estimation process
2020 24,846 -0.65% estimation process

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People born in Brown County (2)

People born in Brown County, including Howard Swenson, Jim Seifert, .

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Other places with the same name (9)

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