Norman County, Minnesota

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Norman County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of 2000, the population was 7,442. Its county seat is Ada[1].

The county is located in the Red River Valley region of Minnesota.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 877 square miles (2,271 km²), of which 876 square miles (2,270 km²) is land and 1 square mile (1 km²) (0.06%) is water. Major geographical features include the Red River of the North, which comprises the western border of the county, and the Wild Rice River, which flows from the eastern border to empty into the Red River.

Major highways

Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 7,442 people, 3,010 households, and 2,007 families residing in the county. The population density was 8 people per square mile (3/km²). There were 3,455 housing units at an average density of 4 per square mile (2/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 95.30% White, 0.11% Black or African American, 1.73% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 1.13% from other races, and 1.42% from two or more races. 3.05% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 57.5% were of Norwegian and 21.7% German ancestry according to Census 2000.

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