Wright County, Minnesota (MN)

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County population in 2012: 127,336 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 89,986 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 30,079
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,077
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 26,531
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,317 (it was 4,934 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

27%

Land area: 661 sq. mi.

Water area: 53.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 191 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wright County: 112.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.5%), Educational, health and social services (21.0%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.0%), Manufacturing (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 38%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Wright County, Minnesota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (93.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Asian alone (1.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.0%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.0 years
Males: 62,622  (36.3%)
Females: 62,078  (63.7%)
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Wright County,MN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Wright County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,917 ($53,945 in 1999)

This county:

$71917
Minnesota:

$60702

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $829 (lower quartile is $655, upper quartile is $981)
This county:

$829
State:

$753


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $187,800 (it was $134,500 in 2000)
Wright:

$187,800
Minnesota:

$180,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $134,000 - $267,800
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,492
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $483

Institutionalized population: 768

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1426 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2001: 1660 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2002: 1855 buildings, average cost: $150,500
  • 2003: 1780 buildings, average cost: $164,400
  • 2004: 2108 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 2005: 2127 buildings, average cost: $176,400
  • 2006: 1299 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2007: 779 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2008: 352 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2009: 225 buildings, average cost: $186,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,168 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,890 (1.0%)

Wright County household income distribution in 2009 Wright County home values distribution Wright County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.3%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 10.3% for other race residents, 6.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.3%
Wright County:

7.3%
Minnesota:

11.2%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.8% for Black residents, 15.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.3% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 10.5% for other race residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 35 years old
(Males: 34 years old, Females: 35 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36 years old, Black residents: 18 years old, American Indian residents: 29 years old, Asian residents: 28 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 17 years old)

Area name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wright County is $705 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $855 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1119 a month.

Cities in this county include: Buffalo, St. Michael, Monticello, Otsego, Delano, Albertville, Rockford, Cokato, Annandale, Howard Lake.

Wright County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2005 air pollution in Wright County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.083 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.072 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Wright County: Enfield East Bound Rest Area (A), Whispering Pines Golf Course (B), Schroeder Park Campground (C), Albion Ridges Golf Course (D), McGrath School (E), McClelland School (F), Happy Corner (G), Happy Hills Camp (H), Cokato Country Club (I), Silver Springs Golf Course (J), Collinwood Regional Park Campground (K), Cokato Lake Campgrounds (L), Olsons Campground (M), Carlson's Orchard (N), Apple Jack Orchards (O), Breezy Hills (P), Countryside Apple Farms (Q), Deer Lake Orchard (R), Fall Harvest Orchard (S), Honey Bee Apple Orchard (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wright County include: Monticello Covenant Church (A), Community United Methodist Church (B), Crow River Church (C), Finnish Church (D), French Lake Church (E), Grace Church (F), Bethlehem Church (G), Saint Marks Church (H), Saint Marys Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Timothy Cemetery (1), Lakeside Cemetery (2), Nylunda Cemetery (3), Alamaa Cemetery (4), Sylvan Cemetery (5), Mount Herman Cemetery (6), Albion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake Augusta (A), Bass Lake (B), Beaver Dam Lake (C), Bertram Lake (D), Birch Lake (E), Scott Lake (F), Little Lake (G), Pooles Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Frederick Creek (A), French Creek (B), South Fork Crow River (C), North Fork Crow River (D), Deer Creek (E), Silver Creek (F), Mill Creek (G), Sucker Creek (H), Twelvemile Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wright County include: Hoglund State Wildlife Management Area (1), Schroeder Park (2), Suconnix State Wildlife Management Area (3), Grass Lake - Stockholm State Wildlife Management Area (4), Cottonwood-Little Lake County Park (5), Veterans Memorial Park (6), Johnson County Park (7), Yager County Park (8), Malardi Lake State Wildlife Management Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Carver County , Hennepin County , McLeod County , Meeker County , Sherburne County , Stearns County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.4%
Minnesota:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,738
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 960 (49% naturalized citizens)

Wright County:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 274
  • 1990 to 1994: 148
  • 1985 to 1989: 120
  • 1980 to 1984: 55
  • 1975 to 1979: 69
  • 1970 to 1974: 46
  • 1970 to 1974: 27
  • 1965 to 1969: 221

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.8%

Wright County marital status for males Wright County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Wright County with a mortgage: 16,422 (2,492 second mortgage, 2,704 home equity loan, 119 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,504

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wright County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,49456
Catholic18,69913
Mainline Protestant16,14328
Other7155
None69,649-
Wright County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Wright County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Wright County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 72
This county:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wright County:

5.3%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Wright County:

26.6%
State:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.9%
State:

13.0%

Agriculture in Wright County:

Average size of farms: 161 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $57,214
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $265.49
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.52%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 46.96%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,323
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 70.83%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.50%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $61,426
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.62%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.69
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 30.54%
Corn for grain: 70396 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3036 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 74759 harvested acres
Vegetables: 662 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 301 acres

Tornado activity:

Wright County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 2721190.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 9 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/16/1992, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 8 people

Earthquake activity:

Wright County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Minnesota state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.4 miles away from Wright County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 120.2 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 278.3 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 148.8 miles away from the county center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 miles away from Wright County center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 299.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Wright County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (23%)
  • Canada (14%)
  • Korea (10%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (6%)
  • United Kingdom (3%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wright County (%):

  • German (42%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • Swedish (7%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • United States or American (4%)
  • Finnish (4%)
  • Polish (4%)

Wright County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 37,957 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 5,946 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 123 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 11 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 11 (0%)
  • Taxi: 19 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 18 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 61 (0%)
  • Walked: 647 (1%)
  • Other means: 190 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 2,301 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Wright County, Minnesota in 2000:

  • 554 people in nursing homes
  • 97 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 76 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 73 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 35 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 27 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 24 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Wright County, Minnesota in 2010:

  • 536 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 210 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 127 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 76 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 42 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 42 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 4 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 4 people in college/university student housing
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $64,668.

6.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Minnesota average:

6.51%


0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($131 average AGI)
Wright County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

5.41% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($36,172 average AGI)
0.98% relocated from other states ($7,678 average AGI)
Wright County:

0.98%
Minnesota average:

1.96%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hennepin County, MN  2.18% ($48,641 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.85% ($36,741)
from Stearns County, MN  0.44% ($41,049)
from Anoka County, MN  0.41% ($40,063)
from Ramsey County, MN  0.17% ($41,463)
from Carver County, MN  0.15% ($50,174)
from McLeod County, MN  0.13% ($31,426)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,739 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Minnesota average:

6.71%


0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($145 average AGI)
Wright County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

5.12% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($31,819 average AGI)
1.36% relocated to other states ($11,774 average AGI)
Wright County:

1.36%
Minnesota average:

2.16%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hennepin County, MN  1.97% ($46,034 average AGI)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.73% ($38,121)
to Stearns County, MN  0.35% ($26,963)
to Anoka County, MN  0.34% ($35,931)
to Ramsey County, MN  0.25% ($32,513)
to Carver County, MN  0.15% ($44,145)
to McLeod County, MN  0.14% ($28,354)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.5

Births per 1000 population in Wright County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 5.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Wright County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Wright County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 10,133 (8,838 aged, 1,295 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.87
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4299.790
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 135.650
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 23068.79

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1714.980
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 466.9
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13.55

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32.89
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 65.02

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.55

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 89.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 43.4
  • Other - 46.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 123,596

Size of family households: 12,460 2-persons, 7,196 3-persons, 7,816 4-persons, 3,634 5-persons, 1,267 6-persons, 693 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,979 1-person, 2,012 2-persons, 274 3-persons, 100 4-persons, 24 5-persons, 14 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

22,674 married couples with children.
4,166 single-parent households (1,211 men, 2,955 women).

96.8% of residents of Wright County speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $283,346,000 ($2651 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,326,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $151,017,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $52,557,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,378,000
Federal grants: $44,202,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,242,000 ($735,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $21,951,000 ($8,850,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,458,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $111,093,000
Federal Government insurance: $55,245,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 8,961
Here:

81 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,949
Here:

27 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +217
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +14,657
Here +132 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Wright County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.7

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 376
  • 2000 to 2004: 13,958
  • 1990 to 1999: 10,036
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,866
  • 1970 to 1979: 8,496
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,469
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,702
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,080
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,341
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wright County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 13
  • 2 rooms: 200
  • 3 rooms: 669
  • 4 rooms: 2,067
  • 5 rooms: 3,982
  • 6 rooms: 4,656
  • 7 rooms: 5,349
  • 8 rooms: 4,458
  • 9+ rooms: 5,137
  • 1 room: 221
  • 2 rooms: 417
  • 3 rooms: 1,138
  • 4 rooms: 1,474
  • 5 rooms: 778
  • 6 rooms: 425
  • 7 rooms: 182
  • 8 rooms: 173
  • 9+ rooms: 126
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wright County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 32
  • 1 bedroom: 667
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,401
  • 3 bedrooms: 12,257
  • 4 bedrooms: 6,934
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,240
  • no bedroom: 232
  • 1 bedroom: 1,474
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,172
  • 3 bedrooms: 737
  • 4 bedrooms: 275
  • 5+ bedrooms: 44
Cars and other vehicles available in Wright County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 410
  • 1 vehicle: 4,647
  • 2 vehicles: 13,362
  • 3 vehicles: 5,545
  • 4 vehicles: 1,789
  • 5+ vehicles: 778
  • no vehicle: 782
  • 1 vehicle: 2,358
  • 2 vehicles: 1,416
  • 3 vehicles: 291
  • 4 vehicles: 56
  • 5+ vehicles: 31

59% of Wright County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Minnesota.

Wright County:

58.6%
State average:

58.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $138,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wright County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (63.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.8%)
  • Electricity (7.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.4%)
  • Wood (2.4%)
  • Utility gas (50.0%)
  • Electricity (32.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.1%)
  • Other fuel (3.0%)
  • No fuel used (1.4%)
  • Wood (1.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,239
Here:

9.6%
Minnesota:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 202
Here:

3.1%
Minnesota:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 446
Here:

19.0%
Minnesota:

24.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Wright County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,464,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $130,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $9,918,000
    General - Other: $1,477,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $12,197,000
    Police Protection: $11,081,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,225,000
    Regular Highways: $4,602,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,186,000
    Financial Administration: $3,321,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,024,000
    General - Other: $2,696,000
    Health - Other: $2,634,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,464,000
    Parks and Recreation: $913,000
    Solid Waste Management: $380,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $284,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $276,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $932,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $1,418,000
    Regular Highways: $328,000
    General - Other: $164,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $2,195,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Public Welfare - Other: $115,000
    Health - Other: $40,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $24,877,000

Wright County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $8,784,000
    Regular Highways: $928,000
    Solid Waste Management: $148,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $1,445,000
    Highways: $567,000
    All Other: $165,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $241,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,154,000
    Special Assessments: $1,446,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,258,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $277,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $34,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $10,912,000
    Highways: $7,568,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,398,000
    All Other: $2,122,000
    Health and Hospitals: $803,000
  • Tax - Property: $29,745,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $308,000
    Other License: $162,000
    Severance: $131,000

Wright County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,535,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,585,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,950,000

Wright County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,473,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,583,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Wright County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Wright County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,079$159,317646$160,8083,385$192,020154$84,7608$416,625331$171,72238$57,763
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED58$150,86258$151,931325$191,52020$51,2000$019$188,26318$47,722
APPLICATIONS DENIED113$143,336107$132,3461,124$211,60695$68,2531$121,00056$162,83959$39,288
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN93$158,84968$157,368710$204,90037$94,2700$032$123,62512$91,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS22$142,59115$192,733190$200,56323$79,1740$011$158,9095$85,400
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 17 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED102$203,45182$228,1222$254,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED27$199,81537$222,0540$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$176,22220$252,8001$162,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$365,5719$280,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$215,1674$230,2502$312,500

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Wright County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John62177.2 years
William41777.3 years
Mary40681.5 years
George35678.6 years
Walter31378.2 years
Edward30872.8 years
Joseph30078.7 years
Robert29973.6 years
James24372.1 years
Donald23372.0 years
Most common last names in Wright County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson42278.4 years
Anderson30377.5 years
Peterson25980.2 years
Smith25676.1 years
Nelson20978.1 years
Olson20378.2 years
Decker15577.2 years
Larson12979.5 years
Carlson11977.8 years
Broll9277.5 years
Businesses in Wright County, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware3Jimmy John's2
Advance Auto Parts1Jones New York6
Aeropostale1Journeys1
Aerosoles1Justice1
AmericInn1KFC2
Ann Taylor3Kmart1
Applebee's3La-Z-Boy1
Arby's2Lane Bryant1
Ashley Furniture1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Banana Republic1Little Caesars Pizza2
Bath & Body Works1MasterBrand Cabinets10
Best Western1Maurices2
Blockbuster1McDonald's5
Buffalo Wild Wings1Menards1
Burger King3Motherhood Maternity1
CVS2New York & Co1
Caribou Coffee4Nike4
Casual Male XL1OfficeMax1
Catherines1Old Navy1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chevrolet5PetSmart1
Circle K1Pizza Hut1
Clarks1Quiznos1
Coldwater Creek1RadioShack1
Curves4Rue211
DHL1Skechers USA2
Dairy Queen7Slumberland1
Days Inn1Sprint Nextel3
Decora Cabinetry2Starbucks2
Domino's Pizza2Subway11
DressBarn1Super 82
Dressbarn1T-Mobile2
Eddie Bauer1Taco Bell1
Famous Footwear1Target2
FedEx8Toys"R"Us1
Ford3True Value5
GNC1U-Haul8
Gap1UPS9
Gymboree1Vans2
H&R Block4Verizon Wireless1
Home Depot1Walgreens1
IZOD1Walmart2

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