Waseca County , Minnesota

Waseca County: County in Minnesota, United States

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

About

Waseca County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,136 and a population density of 44 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 18,550 inhabitants. Its county seat is Waseca. The county was created 164 years ago in 1857.

Waseca County Courthouse image
Waseca County Courthouse
Waseca County Courthouse image

Geography

Waseca County is located at 44°1'20"N 93°35'14"W (44.0221200, -93.5872800). It has 2 neighbors: Faribault County and Rice County.

Waseca County map

The largest city of Waseca County is Waseca with a population of 8,835. Other cities include, New Richland population 441 and Waldorf population 224. See all Waseca County cities & populated places.

Weather

Waseca County forecast: A slight chance of rain before 7am. Mostly sunny. High near 50, with temperatures falling to around 47 in the afternoon. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Waseca County Quick Facts

Population : 18,550 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Twitter username : wasecacounty
Area : 433 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.2%
Land as percent of area : 97.8%
Named for : Sioux
Altitude : 1,053 feet / 321 meters
Capital : Waseca
Establishment : February 02, 1857
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:09:38 (25th October 2021)
Density : 43 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.16% (2010-2020)
Weather : 50℉ Slight Chance Light Rain then Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Waseca County has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Waseca County decreased by 3.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 19,136 - census
2011 19,185 0.26% estimation process
2012 19,176 -0.05% estimation process
2013 19,036 -0.74% estimation process
2014 18,925 -0.59% estimation process
2015 18,926 0.01% estimation process
2016 18,783 -0.76% estimation process
2017 18,713 -0.37% estimation process
2018 18,664 -0.26% estimation process
2019 18,612 -0.28% estimation process
2020 18,550 -0.33% estimation process

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People born in Waseca County (1)

American architect Clarence H. Johnston, Sr. was born in Waseca County

Other places with the same name (1)

Waseca County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Waseca 8,835 City in Minnesota
Palmer 2,590 Human settlement in Iosco Township, Minnesota, United States of America
Otisco 601 Township in Waseca County, Minnesota
Janesville 520 Township in Waseca County, Minnesota
Saint Mary 458 Township in Waseca County, Minnesota
New Richland 441 City in Waseca County, Minnesota, United States
Waldorf 224 Human settlement in Waseca County, Minnesota, United States of America

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County Name Population Title
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Anoka County 359,921 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Paul 306,717 Capital of the state of Minnesota, United States; county seat of Ramsey County, Minnesota
Washington County 265,476 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Louis County 198,538 County in Minnesota, United States
Stearns County 162,038 County in Minnesota, United States
Olmsted County 159,298 County in Minnesota, United States
Scott County 150,689 County in Minnesota, United States
Wright County 140,249 County in Minnesota, United States
Carver County 106,565 County in Minnesota, United States
Sherburne County 98,811 County in Minnesota, United States
Bloomington 84,583 County seat of Monroe County, Indiana, United States
Plymouth 79,635 City in Hennepin County, Minnesota