Minnesota Crow Wing County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Crow Wing County, Minnesota. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Minnesota Crow Wing County.

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Street Address: 416 S 5th Street, Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone Number: (218) 829-5574 Crow Wing N/A N/A

Street Address: 101 1st Street SE, Crosby, MN 56441
Phone Number: (218) 546-8005 Crow Wing 53,805 36,466

Street Address: 101 1st Street SE, Crosby, MN 56441
Phone Number: (218) 546-8005 Crow Wing N/A N/A

Overview of Crow Wing County, Minnesota

Crow Wing County is a county located in the state of Minnesota. As of 2000, the population is 55,099. Its county seat is Brainerd.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,995 km² (1,157 mi²). 2,581 km² (997 mi²) of it is land and 414 km² (160 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 13.83% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Aitkin County (northeast)
  • Mille Lacs County (southeast)
  • Morrison County (southwest)
  • Cass County (nortwest, north)


As of the census of 2000, there are 55,099 people, 22,250 households, and 15,174 families residing in the county. The population density is 21/km² (55/mi²). There are 33,483 housing units at an average density of 13/km² (34/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.64% White, 0.31% Black or African American, 0.78% Native American, 0.28% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.20% from other races, and 0.78% from two or more races. 0.69% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 22,250 households out of which 30.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.70% are married couples living together, 8.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.80% are non-families. 26.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.70% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.43 and the average family size is 2.93.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.80% under the age of 18, 8.10% from 18 to 24, 25.60% from 25 to 44, 24.40% from 45 to 64, and 17.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 96.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $37,589, and the median income for a family is $44,847. Males have a median income of $33,838 versus $22,896 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,174. 9.80% of the population and 6.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 11.40% of those under the age of 18 and 9.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Crow Wing County, Minnesota has the following cities and towns:


  • Baxter
  • Brainerd
  • Breezy Point
  • Crosby
  • Crosslake
  • Cuyuna
  • Deerwood
  • Emily
  • Fifty Lakes
  • Fort Ripley
  • Garrison
  • Ironton
  • Jenkins
  • Manhattan Beach
  • Nisswa
  • Pequot Lakes
  • Riverton
  • Trommald


  • Bay Lake Township
  • Center Township
  • Crow Wing Township
  • Daggett Brook Township
  • Deerwood Township
  • Fairfield Township
  • Fort Ripley Township
  • Gail Lake Township
  • Garrison Township
  • Ideal Township
  • Irondale Township
  • Jenkins Township
  • Lake Edwards Township
  • Little Pine Township
  • Long Lake Township
  • Maple Grove Township
  • Mission Township
  • Nokay Lake Township
  • Oak Lawn Township
  • Pelican Township
  • Perry Lake Township
  • Platte Lake Township
  • Rabbit Lake Township
  • Roosevelt Township
  • Ross Lake Township
  • Sibley Township
  • St. Mathias Township
  • Timothy Township
  • Wolford Township


  • Dean Lake
  • West Crow Wing

Map of Crow Wing County Minnesota