Wright County , Minnesota

Wright County: County in Minnesota, United States

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Location of Wright County on Minnesota map.

About

Wright County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 124,700 and a population density of 175 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 138,377 inhabitants. Its county seat is Buffalo. The county was created 166 years ago in 1855.

Geography

Wright County is located at 45°10'26"N 93°57'47"W (45.1739300, -93.9630500). It has 6 neighbors: Carver County, Hennepin County, McLeod County, Meeker County, Sherburne County and Stearns County.

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The largest city of Wright County is Saint Michael with a population of 18,204. Other cities include, Otsego population 18,113, Albertville population 7,539, Delano population 6,302 and Annandale population 3,517. See all Wright County cities & populated places.

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Wright County Quick Facts

Population : 138,377 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Different from : Wright County, Wright County
Twitter username : wrightcountymn
Area : 714 km2
Water as percent of area : 7.4%
Land as percent of area : 92.6%
Named for : Silas Wright
Altitude : 1,027 feet / 313 meters
Capital : Buffalo
Establishment : February 02, 1855
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 06:34:53 (28th July 2021)
Density : 194 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 9.88% (2010-2019)

Wright County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Wright County increased by 9.88% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 124,700 - census
2011 126,229 1.21% estimation process
2012 127,249 0.8% estimation process
2013 128,199 0.74% estimation process
2014 129,798 1.23% estimation process
2015 130,973 0.9% estimation process
2016 132,324 1.02% estimation process
2017 134,205 1.4% estimation process
2018 136,313 1.55% estimation process
2019 138,377 1.49% estimation process

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People born in Wright County (1)

American politician John Pederson was born in Wright County

Other places with the same name (2)

Wright County Populated Places (more)

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

City Name Population Title
Saint Michael 18,204 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Otsego 18,113 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Albertville 7,539 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Delano 6,302 City in Minnesota, United States
Annandale 3,517 City in Minnesota, United States
Rockford 3,357 City in Minnesota, United States
Monticello 3,347 City in Jefferson County, Florida, United States
Montrose 3,317 Human settlement in Wright County, Minnesota, United States of America
Hanover 2,776 City in Minnesota
Maple Lake 2,179 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Howard Lake 2,136 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States of America
Buffalo 1,900 City in Wright County, Minnesota, US
Waverly 1,603 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Cokato 1,393 City in Wright County, Minnesota, United States
Clearwater 1,390 City in Minnesota, United States
French Lake 1,249 Township in Wright County, Minnesota, United States

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
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
Brooklyn Park 80,389 City in Hennepin County, Minnesota

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