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Time Zone: Kanabec County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Mora is the Seat for Kanabec County.

Kanabec County was founded in 1858 and was created by taking area from PineCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Kanabec had a population of 15,899 people. This is an increase of 6.02% since the last Census (which gave a population of 14,996 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Kanabec represented 0.3% of the total population of Minnesota, making it the state's 58th most populous county (out of 87 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201016,239+8.29%+2.14% since 2009
200915,899+6.02%-1.66% since 2008
200014,996The Last Census

More information can be found on the Kanabec County Census Page for Kanabec County.


Below are some of the communities located in Kanabec County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Kanabec County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Mora   3,5183,19310.18% increase  
Ogilvie   4604742.95% decrease  
Grasston   1141058.57% increase  
Quamba   107989.18% increase  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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