There are 2 US Post Offices in Kanabec County serving a total of 12,975 residents equating to 6,488 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 20,710 packages are handled across the 2 county post offices annually. Kanabec County (/k\u0259\u02c8ne\u026ab\u1d7bk/ k\u0259-NAY-b\u0259k) is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,239. Its county seat is Mora, although the original county seat was Brunswick. The county was founded on March 13, 1858 from Pine County and organized in 1882. It is named after the Ojibwe Ginebig, meaning \"Snake,\" after the Snake River \u2014 Kanabecosippi (Ginebigo-ziibi in the modern spelling) \u2014 which flows through this county."