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Albertville
Albertville City Hall
Albertville City Hall
Motto(s): 
"Small Town Living!Big City Life!"
Location of the city of Albertvillewithin Wright County, Minnesota
Location of the city of Albertville
within Wright County, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Wright
Area
 • Total 4.70 sq mi (12.17 km2)
 • Land 4.42 sq mi (11.45 km2)
 • Water 0.28 sq mi (0.72 km2)
Elevation
961 ft (293 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 7,044
 • Estimate 
(2019)
7,539
 • Density 1,705.66/sq mi (658.56/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55301
Area code(s) 763
FIPS code 27-00730
GNIS feature ID 0639253
Website www.ci.albertville.mn.us

Albertville is a city in Wright County, Minnesota, United States. The City is a Northwest suburb of the Minneapolis- St Paul “Twin Cities” metropolitan area. The population was 7,044 at the 2010 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.64 square miles (12.02 km2); 4.37 square miles (11.32 km2) is land and 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2) is water. Albertville is generally considered the halfway point between Minneapolis and Saint Cloud.

The city contains the Church of St Albert, constructed in 1906.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 222
1920 268 20.7%
1930 217 −19.0%
1940 243 12.0%
1950 238 −2.1%
1960 279 17.2%
1970 451 61.6%
1980 564 25.1%
1990 1,251 121.8%
2000 3,621 189.4%
2010 7,044 94.5%
2019 (est.) 7,539 7.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 7,044 people, 2,377 households, and 1,799 families living in the city. The population density was 1,611.9 inhabitants per square mile (622.4/km2). There were 2,488 housing units at an average density of 569.3 per square mile (219.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 91.6% White, 2.5% African American, 0.3% Native American, 3.0% Asian, 0.6% from other races, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.8% of the population.

There were 2,377 households, of which 50.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.2% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 24.3% were non-families. 18.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 3.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.96 and the average family size was 3.41.

The median age in the city was 30.9 years. 34.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.4% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 36.6% were from 25 to 44; 17.3% were from 45 to 64; and 5.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.6% male and 50.4% female.

Economy

Albertville is the home of Albertville Premium Outlets, an outlet mall which houses 100 stores.

Education

Albertville is part of St. Michael–Albertville Independent School District 885.

Infrastructure

Transportation

Interstate 94/US Highway 52 serves as a main route in the city. Wright County Roads 18, 19, 37, 137 and newly added County Road 38 on the border between Otsego and Albertville, MN are other routes within the city.

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