Wright County, Minnesota Population 2018

Wright County, Minnesota's estimated population is 134,286 with a growth rate of 3.36% 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
2017134,2864,3643.36%
2016129,922-2,465-1.86%
2016132,3871,4191.08%
2015130,9681,1660.90%
2014129,8021,5941.24%
2013128,2089510.75%
2012127,2571,0310.82%
2011126,2261,1320.90%
2010125,09456,38482.06%
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
White123,077
Two or More Races2,330
Black or African American1,480
Asian1,412
Some Other Race1,195
American Indian and Alaska Native419
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Wright County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Wright County, Minnesota Median Age

35.8


Total

35.5


Male

36.2


Female

Wright County, Minnesota Adults

There are 92,504 adults, (14,551 of which are seniors) in Wright County, Minnesota.

Wright County, Minnesota Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wright County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

64,550

49.68%

Male

65,372

50.32%

Wright County, Minnesota Households and Families

Wright County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wright County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.6%7.4%
All81.8%18.2%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Male64.6%35.4%
Female56.2%43.8%

81.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wright County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All45,8872.8181.8
Married28,6373.3192.6
Non Family10,9561.2466.2
Female3,9703.2256.2
Male2,3243.3264.6

3.21

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wright County, Minnesota Households

Wright County, Minnesota Education

Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4251.71%
9th to 12th Grade3,3744.06%
High School Graduate23,94328.78%
Some College21,05225.31%
Associates Degree11,13613.39%
Bachelors Degree16,51519.85%
Graduate Degree5,7486.91%

Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White78,88174,65221,220
Hispanic1,5571,262299
Asian970820368
Multiple Races942873188
Other Race705512198
Black638597176
Native American27325824
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 islander people with a rate of 37.94%.

Wright County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,805$52,575$34,023
Less Than High School$27,467$32,308$24,896
High School Grad$35,401$43,567$24,912
Some College$41,665$52,906$32,507
Bachelors Degree$59,121$73,643$41,966
Graduate Degree$70,052$80,246$64,864

$43,805

Average Earnings

$52,575

Average Male

$34,023

Average Female

Wright County, Minnesota Language

Wright County, Minnesota Language by Age

Wright County, Minnesota Language

96.00% of Wright County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.05% of the population.

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White119,8455,9895.00%
Hispanic3,46759417.13%
Black1,43737025.75%
Multiple2,3161948.38%
Other1,19512010.04%
Islander9333.33%
Native41120.49%
Asian1,41210.07%

5.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.86%

Male Poverty Rate

6.26%

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 Asian, with 0.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.52%.

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.23%
High School7.34%
Some College4.81%
Bachelors or Greater1.80%

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.38%
Female Unemployed15.76%
Female Employed3.24%
Male Employed1.74%

Wright County, Minnesota Income

Wright County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$75,705$87,060
Families$86,298$96,887
Married Families$95,042$105,287
Non Families$36,882$48,801

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.7%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by War

7,060

Number of Veterans

6,634

Male Veterans

426

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,664
First Gulf War956
Second Gulf War855
Korea741
World War II211

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,025
35 to 541,654
75+1,397
55 to 641,357
18 to 34627

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,9237.83%
2 or More615.75%
Indian4514.52%
Hispanic371.84%
Black212.67%
Other101.21%

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Employment Status

Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Age

75.5%

Labor Force Participation

72.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990