Cook County , Minnesota

Cook County: County in Minnesota, United States

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Location of Cook County on Minnesota map.


Cook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,176 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 5,463 inhabitants. Its county seat is Grand Marais. The county was created 146 years ago in 1874.


Cook County is located at 47°49'1"N 90°32'28"W (47.8168400, -90.5410800). It has 5 neighbors: Keweenaw County, Ontonagon County, Lake County, Ashland County and Superior.

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The largest city of Cook County is Grand Marais with a population of 1,357. Other cities include and Schroeder population 217. See all Cook County cities & populated places.


Cook County forecast: Areas of smoke before 5am. Partly cloudy. Low around 59, with temperatures rising to around 61 overnight. West wind around 0 mph. more

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Cook County Quick Facts

Population : 5,463 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Different from : Cooke County, Cook County, Cook County
Area : 8650 km2
Water as percent of area : 57%
Land as percent of area : 43%
Capital : Grand Marais
Establishment : November 11, 1874
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:28:56 (4th August 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 5.25% (2010-2019)
Weather : 59℉ Areas Of Smoke 7-days weather

Cook County has 5 neighbours.


The population of Cook County increased by 5.25% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,176 - census
2011 5,209 0.63% estimation process
2012 5,180 -0.56% estimation process
2013 5,186 0.12% estimation process
2014 5,244 1.11% estimation process
2015 5,245 0.02% estimation process
2016 5,338 1.74% estimation process
2017 5,411 1.35% estimation process
2018 5,425 0.26% estimation process
2019 5,463 0.7% estimation process

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People born in Cook County (1)

American artist (1919-2000) George Morrison was born in Cook County

Other places with the same name (2)

Cook County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Grand Marais 1,357 City in Minnesota, U.
Red Rock 768 Township in Mower County, Minnesota
Lutsen 460 Township in Cook County, Minnesota
Tofte 270 Township in Cook County, Minnesota
Schroeder 217 Unincorporated community in Cook County, Minnesota

Minnesota Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Minnesota 5,639,632 State of the United States of America
Hennepin County 1,265,843 County in Minnesota, United States
Ramsey County 550,321 County in Minnesota, United States
Minneapolis 429,606 Largest city in Minnesota, U.
Dakota County 429,021 County in Minnesota, United States
Anoka County 356,921 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Paul 308,096 Capital of the state of Minnesota, United States; county seat of Ramsey County, Minnesota
Washington County 262,440 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Louis County 199,070 County in Minnesota, United States
Stearns County 161,075 County in Minnesota, United States
Olmsted County 158,293 County in Minnesota, United States
Scott County 149,013 County in Minnesota, United States
Wright County 138,377 County in Minnesota, United States
Carver County 105,089 County in Minnesota, United States
Sherburne County 97,238 County in Minnesota, United States
Bloomington 84,943 County seat of Monroe County, Indiana, United States

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