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Chisago City

Chisago City is a city in Chisago County, Minnesota, United States, approximately 35 miles northeast of downtown Minneapolis–Saint Paul. The population was 4,967 at the 2010 census.The city is located between the twin lakes of Chisago Lake and Green Lake, and is part of the Chisago lakes region.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 14.99sqmi, of which, 12.53sqmi is land and 2.46sqmi is water.InfrastructureTransportationU.S. Highway 8 serves as a main route for the community.HistoryChisago City was founded by Swedish immigrants in the 1850s. The city took its name from Chisago Lake. It was originally settled one mile south, but when the railroad bypassed the town in 1880, the city moved closer to the railroad, as often happened during that time.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 4,967 people, 2,051 households, and 1,306 families residing in the city. The population density was 396.4PD/sqmi. There were 2,209 housing units at an average density of 176.3/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 96.7% White, 0.6% African American, 0.5% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 0.3% from other races, and 1.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.7% of the population.
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