Lake County , Minnesota

Lake County: County in Minnesota, United States

Lake County locator map
Location of Lake County on Minnesota map.

About

Lake County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,866 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 10,641 inhabitants. Its county seat is Two Harbors. The county was created 165 years ago in 1856.

Geography

Lake County is located at 47°31'23"N 91°24'32"W (47.5231700, -91.4088500). It has 4 neighbors: Saint Louis County, Cook County, Ashland County and Bayfield County.

Lake Co Courthouse 002 image
Lake Co Courthouse 002

The largest city of Lake County is Jordan with a population of 6,402. Other cities include, Two Harbors population 3,529, Silver Creek population 2,484 and Silver Bay population 1,762. See all Lake County cities & populated places.

Weather

Lake County forecast: Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 0 to 5 mph. more

Lake Co Courthouse 002 image

Lake County map

Lake County Quick Facts

Population : 10,641 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Different from : Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake and Peninsula Borough, Lake of the Woods County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County, Lake County
Area : 7746 km2
Water as percent of area : 29%
Land as percent of area : 71%
Named for : Lake Superior
Capital : Two Harbors
Establishment : March 03, 1856
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:53:29 (4th August 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.11% (2010-2019)
Weather : 59℉ Areas Of Smoke 7-days weather

Lake County has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lake County decreased by 2.11% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,866 - census
2011 10,779 -0.81% estimation process
2012 10,792 0.12% estimation process
2013 10,706 -0.8% estimation process
2014 10,602 -0.98% estimation process
2015 10,541 -0.58% estimation process
2016 10,514 -0.26% estimation process
2017 10,493 -0.2% estimation process
2018 10,610 1.1% estimation process
2019 10,641 0.29% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (11)

Lake County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Jordan 6,402 City in Scott County, Minnesota, United States
Two Harbors 3,529 County seat of Lake County, Minnesota
Silver Creek 2,484 Unincorporated community in Lake County, Minnesota
Silver Bay 1,762 City in Lake County, Minnesota, United States of America
Beaver Bay 495 Township in Lake 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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