Mora, Kanabec County, Minnesota

Mora: City in and the county seat of Kanabec County, Minnesota, United States

About

Mora is a city located in the county of Kanabec in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,571 and a population density of 259 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,583 inhabitants.

The city was created 140 years ago in 1881.

Quick Facts about Mora

Population : 3,583 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Kanabec County
Postal code : 55051
Phone Area Codes : 320
Area : 13.78 km2
Named for : Mora
Altitude : 1,010 feet / 308 meters
Capital city : Mora is capital of Kanabec County
Establishment : January 01, 1882 (140 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 07:01:35 (4th December 2022)
Density : 260 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.33% (2010-2020)
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Location of Mora on Minnesota map.
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Geography

Mora is located at 45°52'37"N 93°17'38"W (45.8769000, -93.2938400).

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Demographics

The population of Mora increased by 0.33% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,571 - census
2011 3,549 -0.62% estimation process
2012 3,487 -1.78% estimation process
2013 3,487 0% estimation process
2014 3,476 -0.32% estimation process
2015 3,453 -0.67% estimation process
2016 3,452 -0.03% estimation process
2017 3,472 0.58% estimation process
2018 3,541 1.95% estimation process
2019 3,554 0.37% estimation process
2020 3,583 0.81% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,918
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,091
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,083
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,097
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.0%
People over 65 (%) : 25.8%
Female persons, % : 52.5%
White only, percent : 95.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 511
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.0%

Mora zip code is 55051. County name: Kanabec, County fips: 27065

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $110,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $884
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $328
2015-2019 median gross rent : $661
2015-2019 Households : 2,657
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.13
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 75.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 57.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,784
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 309,890
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 78,904
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,046
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $35,498
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $21,614
Percentage of people living in poverty : 25.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 303
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 99
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 123
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 254
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 70
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 200
2010 population per square mile : 1,510.4
2010 land area in square miles : 4.04

People born in Mora (2)

People born in Mora, including composer Gladys Nordenstrom, politician Dan Severson, .

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Schools in Mora

College & universities near Mora, MN

Code Name City ZIP
174570 Pine Technical & Community College Pine City (MN) 55063

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mora, MN

Code Name Address Type
SCD St. Cloud 555 East St. Germain Street RAIL
MSP Saint Paul Union Depot Midway Station RAIL

Post offices near Mora

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mora Post Office Mora (MN) 55051
Ogilv Post Office Ogilvie (MN) 56358
Grasston Post Office Grasston (MN) 55030
Braham Post Office Braham (MN) 55006
Brook Park Post Office Brook Park (MN) 55007

Other cities in Kanabec County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kanabec County , MN.

City Name Population Title
Brunswick 1,341 Unincorporated community in Kanabec County, Minnesota
Grass Lake 1,070 Unincorporated community in Kanabec County, Minnesota, United States
Ogilvie 373 City in Minnesota, United States
Kroschel 223 Township in Kanabec County, Minnesota
Grasston 153 City in Kanabec County, Minnesota, United States
Quamba 127 Human settlement in Kanabec County, Minnesota, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mora distances to largest Minnesota cities