The City of Warba , Minnesota
The City of Warba, population 183, is located fourteen miles east of Grand Rapids on Highway 2 in Itasca County . Warba is a pleasant community offering essential services such as a City maintained water and sewer system, a well-organized volunteer fire department, a public charter school for grades 6-12, and a new community center building. Warba supports a variety of commercial businesses including a post office, and a sporting clay and hunting preserve range.
Warba offers residents an opportunity to enjoy the unique quality of life associated with rural northern Minnesota. There are numerous lakes within a three-mile radius of Warba, plus swimming beaches, an outdoor hockey rink, new playground, and outstanding hunting and fishing.
Itasca County at a Glance
Over 40,000 citizens welcome you to Itasca County. Boasting an astonishing 1,000 lakes, miles of rivers and streams, and thousands of acres of forestland, Itasca County has earned a reputation as a premier recreation destination. The County has been building an equally appealing reputation as a business destination. Businesses considering the area will find suitable and affordable land, an educated, skilled and dedicated work force, and a receptive political environment ready to accommodate the needs of expanding and/or developing businesses. All types of business have found success in Itasca County including manufacturing, retail sales and service. In today's electronic age, businesses in Itasca County have proven competitive on a global scale, while preserving the high quality of life and small town family values unique to rural northern Minnesota.
Statistics & Facts
The population of Warba at last census was 183.
The approximate number of families at that time was 69.
The amount of land area in Warba is 8.274 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.16 sq kilometers.
The distance from Warba to Washington DC is 1029 statute miles. The distance to the Minnesota state capital is 149 statute miles. (Statute miles are "as the crow flies")
Warba is positioned 47.13 degrees north of the equator and 93.27 degrees west of the prime meridian.