Wright County, Minnesota Population 2019

Wright County, Minnesota's estimated population is 134,255 with a growth rate of 1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wright County, Minnesota is the 10th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018136,3492,0941.56%
2017134,2551,9121.44%
2016132,3431,3651.04%
2015130,9781,1770.91%
2014129,8011,5991.25%
2013128,2029570.75%
2012127,2451,0290.82%
2011126,2161,1210.90%
2010125,09556,38582.06%
199068,71010,02917.09%
198058,68119,74850.72%
197038,9338,99830.06%
196029,9352,2198.01%
195027,7161660.60%
194027,5504311.59%
193027,119-1,566-5.46%
192028,6856032.15%
191028,082-1,075-3.69%
190029,1574,99320.66%
189024,1646,06033.47%
188018,1048,64791.43%
18709,4575,728153.61%
18603,7290.00%

Wright County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White124,169
Two or More Races1,885
Black or African American1,855
Asian1,520
Some Other Race1,154
American Indian and Alaska Native538
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Wright County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2019

Wright County, Minnesota Median Age

36.2


Total

35.8


Male

36.7


Female

Wright County, Minnesota Adults

There are 93,631 adults, (15,019 of whom are seniors) in Wright County, Minnesota.

Wright County, Minnesota Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wright County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

65,084

49.63%

Male

66,046

50.37%

Wright County, Minnesota Households and Families

Wright County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wright County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.1%6.9%
All82.4%17.6%
Non Family66.6%33.4%
Male65.9%34.1%
Female59.2%40.8%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,5682.7982.4
Married28,9363.3293.1
Non Family11,4481.2666.6
Female3,7703.1159.2
Male2,4143.2765.9

3.21

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wright County, Minnesota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3001.55%
9th to 12th Grade3,4164.06%
High School Graduate24,10828.66%
Some College21,16125.16%
Associates Degree11,04213.13%
Bachelors Degree17,10020.33%
Graduate Degree5,9857.12%

Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White79,64275,65122,012
Hispanic1,6541,198261
Asian990876330
Black850742296
Multiple Races750708199
Other Race72440284
Native American29529027
Islander99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 34.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,003$54,601$35,439
Less Than High School$29,138$31,973$26,090
High School Grad$37,297$45,542$26,489
Some College$41,979$53,659$33,121
Bachelors Degree$60,809$75,317$44,817
Graduate Degree$72,052$82,860$67,720

$45,003

Average Earnings

$54,601

Average Male

$35,439

Average Female

Wright County, Minnesota Language

Wright County, Minnesota Language by Age

Wright County, Minnesota Language

96.29% of Wright County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 3.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White120,8305,9334.91%
Hispanic3,60041411.50%
Other1,1541028.84%
Multiple1,865914.88%
Black1,775874.90%
Native518254.83%
Islander9333.33%

5.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.41%

Male Poverty Rate

5.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wright County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wright County, Minnesota is Islander, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wright County, Minnesota is Native, with 4.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.69%.

Name Poverty
High School7.41%
Less Than High School6.83%
Some College5.14%
Bachelors or Greater1.78%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.09%
Female Unemployed13.41%
Female Employed3.42%
Male Employed1.94%

Wright County, Minnesota Income

Wright County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,953$90,690
Families$89,291$101,316
Married Families$99,661$110,197
Non Families$38,140$51,506

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Wright County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans

6,925

Number of Veterans

6,552

Male Veterans

373

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,568
First Gulf War919
Second Gulf War753
Korea676
World War II129

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,7247.52%
2 or More10111.28%
Indian4814.37%
Black434.24%
Hispanic391.83%
Other91.06%

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Employment Status

74.9%

Labor Force Participation

72.2%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Wright County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. Michael16399172958965.46%
Buffalo15459161036444.17%
Otsego1357116094252318.59%
Monticello12797134296324.94%
Albertville704474013575.07%
Delano546559624979.09%
Dayton 4671538771615.33%
Rockford 43164357410.95%
Hanover 2938336042214.36%
Annandale32283315872.70%
Montrose284731022558.96%
Cokato26942731371.37%
Maple Lake20592109502.43%
Howard Lake19712045743.75%
Clearwater 17351787523.00%
Waverly13581412543.98%
South Haven18719252.67%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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