Ramsey County, Minnesota
Ramsey County is a county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, 508,640 people lived there, making it the second-most populous county in Minnesota. The county seat is Saint Paul, which is also Minnesota's state capital. The county was founded in 1849 and is named for Alexander Ramsey (W), the first governor of the Minnesota Territory.
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- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 17, 2011. Retrieved September 1, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 163.