Rice County, Minnesota Basics:

Rice County Minnesota - Government Site

Population: 64,826
Area: 496 square miles
County seat: Faribault
Area code(s) in use: 507 952
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 90.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.9%
Median household income: $60,438
Persons in poverty: 11.0%
Home ownership rate: 76.2%
Mean travel time to work: 22.8 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Dakota  Dodge  Goodhue  Le Sueur  Scott  Steele  Waseca  

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Map of the Rice County area

Our detail map of Rice County shows the Rice County, Minnesota boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Rice County, Minnesota

  Airports     show all on map

District One Hospital Heliport, Faribault Municipal Airport, Quist Seaplane Base, Sky Harbor Residential Airpark, Tuma Private Airport

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Faribault Fire Department, Lonsdale Fire Department, Morristown Fire Department, Nerstrand Volunteer Fire Department, North Memorial Ambulance Faribault, Northfield Fire and Rescue

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Calvary Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Calvary Hill Cemetery, Forest Cemetery, Maple Lawn Cemetery, Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Nerstrand Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Oak Lawn Cemetery, Prairie Creek Cemetery, Rolling Green Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Wheeling Evangelical Cemetery, Woodman Cemetery

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Warsaw Census Designated Place

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Christdala Church, Church of the Annunciation, Little Prairie Church, North Grove Church, Prairieville Church, Saint Johns Church, Solor Church, Trondjem Church, Valley Grove Church

  Dams     show all on map

Cannon River Dam, Cannon River Dam, Cannon River Dam, Doctor John Komarek Dam, Horning-Festler Detention Dam, Kings Mill Dam, Lower Sakatah Lake Dam, Morristown Pond Dam, Rice Lake Dam

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The Narrows

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District One Hospital

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Cannon Lake, Caron Lake, Cedar Lake, Circle Lake, Cody Lake, Crystal Lake, Duban Lake, DuBon Lake, Dudley Lake, Fox Lake, French Lake, Hatch Lake, Hunt Lake, Kelly Lake, Lyman Lakes, Mazaska Lake, Metogga Lake, Mud Lake, Phelps Lake, Rice Lake, Roberds Lake, Shields Lake, Sprague Lake, Twin Lakes, Union Lake, Weinberger Lake, Wells Lake, Willing Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Apple Creek Orchard, Bob's Bluebird Orchard, C G W Station, Camp Muskoday, Fox Hill Farm, Kanne Orchard, Langer Dairy, Nelson's Apple Farm, Trumps Orchard, White Barn Orchard

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Archibald Mill Historical Marker, Central Park, Faribault Park, Nerstrand Big Woods State Park, Thomas Anderson Veblen and Kari Bunde Veblen Farmstead, Thomas Anderson Veblen and Kari Bunde Veblen Farmstead, Tonka Park, Wade Park, Wapacuta Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Cannon City, Comus, Dundas, Epsom, Faribault, Hazelwood, Little Chicago, Lonsdale, Millersburg, Morristown, Nerstrand, Northfield, Prairieville, Ruskin, Shieldsville, Trondjem, Veseli, Walcott, Warsaw, Webster, Wheatland

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Cannon River Reservoir, Cannon River Reservoir, Cannon River Reservoir, Lower Sakatah Lake, Morristown Pond, Rice Lake, Wells Lake

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Baker School, Bethlehem Academy, Bridgewater Elementary School, Cannon Lake School, Cannon Valley Lutheran High School, Carleton College, Divine Mercy Catholic School - North Campus, Divine Mercy Catholic School - South Campus, Dudley Lake School, Fair View School, Faribault High School, Faribault Lutheran School - Peace Campus, Faribault Lutheran School - Trinity Campus, Faribault Middle School, Forest School, Garfield School, Greenvale Park Elementary School, Jefferson Elementary School, Jewett Valley School, Kennyville School, La Croix School, Lake View School, Laura Baker School, Lincoln Elementary School, Longfellow Elementary School, Longfellow School, McKinley Early Childhood Center, Meehl School, Minnesota State Academy for the Blind, Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf, Montgomery - Lonsdale Elementary School East, Morristown Elementary School, Nerstrand Elementary School, North Cedar Lake School, Northfield Area Learning Center, Northfield High School, Northfield Middle School, Parkside Seventh Day Adventist Elementary School, Peace School, Pleasant View School, Quinlan School, Richland Center School, Roberds Lake School, Roosevelt Elementary School, Ruskin School, Saint Dominic School, Saint James School, Saint Marys School, Saint Olaf College, School Number 1773, School Number 1778, School Number 1794, School Number 1797, School Number 1829, Shattuck - Saint Mary's School - Middle School Campus, Shattuck - Saint Mary's School - Upper School Campus, Shattuck School, Sibley Elementary School, South Central College - Faribault Campus, South Fox Lake School, State Academy for the Deaf, Sunny Dale School, Trebon School, Trinity Lutheran School, Trinity School, Wadecamper School, Washington School, Washington School, Waterville - Elysian - Morristown Junior High School, Wheeling School, Wide Awake School, Wilson Academy

  Streams     show all on map

Falls Creek, Heath Creek, Knowles Creek, Mackenzie Creek, Straight River, Wolf Creek

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Crawford Lake

  Towers     show all on map

KDHL-AM (Faribault), KQCL-FM (Faribault), KRLX-FM (Northfield),

Rice County, Minnesota Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteRice County White population 59,70559,704  
BlackRice County Black population 2,3342,333
AsianRice County Asian population 1,3611,361
MixedRice County Mixed population 972972
American IndianRice County American Indian population 389388
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderRice County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 6564

Additional population tables :
State population table
Minnesota population by county