Home to the private colleges of Carleton and St. Olaf's, Rice County is located about fifty miles south of St. Paul, Minnesota. Extracted from microfilm copies of the original records, this database is a collection of federal census records for the county in 1920. Researchers will find the resident's name, sex, race, age, birthplace, and occupation. It also provides the birthplaces of the resident's parents. Enumeration district and page numbers are provided to aid the researcher in obtaining the original records. It contains the names of nearly 20,000 county residents. For those seeking ancestors from early twentieth century Minnesota, this can be a helpful source of information.
This database contains new material and previously posted material under the titles Northfield, Minnesota Census, 1920 and Faribault, Minnesota Census Records, 1920.