Wright County, Minnesota Population 2022

Wright County, Minnesota's estimated population is 144,569 with a growth rate of 1.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wright County, Minnesota is the 11th largest county in Minnesota. The 2010 Population was 125,093 and has seen a growth of 15.57% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18603,7290.00%
18709,4575,728153.61%
188018,1048,64791.43%
189024,1646,06033.47%
190029,1574,99320.66%
191028,082-1,075-3.69%
192028,6856032.15%
193027,119-1,566-5.46%
194027,5504311.59%
195027,7161660.60%
196029,9352,2198.01%
197038,9338,99830.06%
198058,68119,74850.72%
199068,71010,02917.09%
2010125,09356,38382.06%
2011126,2291,1360.91%
2012127,2491,0200.81%
2013128,1999500.75%
2014129,7981,5991.25%
2015130,9731,1750.91%
2016132,3241,3511.03%
2017134,2051,8811.42%
2018136,3132,1081.57%
2019138,3772,0641.51%
2020140,4412,0641.49%
2021142,5052,0641.47%
2022144,5692,0641.45%
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Wright County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White127,36693.39%
Black or African American2,3661.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native3810.28%
Asian1,7691.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.01%
Some Other Race1,4861.09%
Two or More Races3,0112.21%
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Wright County, Minnesota Population by Race

Wright County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2022

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Wright County, Minnesota Median Age

37.1


Total

36.7


Male

37.5


Female

Wright County, Minnesota Adults

There are 98,326 adults, (17,082 of whom are seniors) in Wright County, Minnesota.

Wright County, Minnesota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Wright County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

67,321

49.36%

Male

69,066

50.64%

Wright County, Minnesota Population by Age

Wright County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wright County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All82.9%17.1%
Male74.9%25.1%
Female67.8%32.2%
Non Family66.9%33.1%

82.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wright County, Minnesota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All49,0972.7582.9
Married30,2183.3492.3
Male2,0123.3474.9
Female3,5113.1667.8
Non Family13,3561.2466.9

3.24

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Wright County, Minnesota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4021.59%
9th to 12th Grade3,9324.46%
High School Graduate25,24428.60%
Some College18,98521.51%
Associates Degree11,28712.79%
Bachelors Degree18,98721.51%
Graduate Degree8,4159.54%
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Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,2941,169647
Asian1,1691,037430
White82,62578,17825,844
2+ Races1,035807223
Hispanic2,0991,575275
Native American20018216
Other Race91865626

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Wright County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,761$60,984$41,497
Less Than 9th Grade$45,981$52,796$17,500
High School Graduate$41,755$49,581$34,040
Some College$47,260$58,927$35,783
Bachelors Degree$64,808$81,260$52,144
Graduate Degree$74,965$79,974$71,570

$51,761

Average Earnings

$60,984

Average Male

$41,497

Average Female

Wright County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wright County, Minnesota Language by Age

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Wright County, Minnesota Language

95.79% of Wright County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 4.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Wright County, Minnesota Language

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple2,88353618.59%
Hispanic4,09056113.72%
Asian1,7421609.18%
Native354308.47%
Black2,3001104.78%
White124,1005,6994.59%
Other157NaN%

5.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.42%

Male Poverty Rate

5.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wright County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wright County, Minnesota is Multiple, with 18.59% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.43%.

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.76%
High School7.19%
Some College4.62%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.71%
Male Unemployed22.61%
Female Employed3.03%
Female Unemployed5.79%

Wright County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wright County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$87,772$102,526
Families$102,961$116,848
Married Families$111,354$125,823
Non Families$45,411$58,648
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Income by Household Type

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

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Wright County, Minnesota Marital Status

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6,687

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War969
First Gulf War1,087
Vietnam2,597
Korea477
World War II51

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34516
35 to 541,413
55 to 641,125
65 to 742,049
75+1,584

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,4256.92%
Black1026.86%
Native American114.89%
Other Race40.37%
2+ Races14510.91%
Hispanic933.68%

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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5.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

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73.3%

Labor Force Participation

71.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Age

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Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Race

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Wright County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.21%

Born in Wright County, Minnesota

97.17%

Native Born

2.83%

Foreign Born

0.95%

Non Citizen

1.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.17% of Wright County, Minnesota residents were born in the United States, with 79.21% having been born in Minnesota. 0.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wright County, Minnesota Place of Birth

  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

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