Carlton County

Carlton County, Minnesota

PO Box 190
Carlton, MN 55718
Phone: (218) 384-4281
Fax: (218) 384-9182
www.co.carlton.mn.us

On central-eastern border of MN, south of Duluth; established May 23, 1857 (prior to statehood) from Pine County. Name Origin: For Reuben B. Carlton (1812-62), farmer and blacksmith for Ojibway Indians and MN state legislator

Area (sq mi):: 875.23 (land 860.33; water 14.90) Population per square mile: 39.50
Population 2005: 34,026 State rank: 30 Population change: 2000-20005 7.40%; 1990-2000 8.20% Population 2000: 31,671 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 6.90%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $18,073; median household $40,021; Population below poverty level: 7.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,911-$25,272
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Cloquet (11,463)

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    Notes: The Carlton County Sheriff~s Office, Cook County Sheriff~s Office, Lake County Sheriff~s Office, Koochiching County Sheriff~s Office and Pine County Sheriff~s Office (CCLKP Sheriff~s Offices).
    Palombi was so interested in public health that she called her local health department, Carlton County Public Health and Human Services, to inquire about volunteering and it soon turned into an internship.
    I helped him cut wood and thresh grain all over Carlton County.
    AP) -- Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler has resigned as an adjunct instructor at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College after he showed up to class intoxicated.
    The Four Hills Of Life by co-authors Thomas Peacock (A professor of education at University OF Minnesota Duluth) and Marlene Wisuri (Director Of The Carlton County Historical Society in Cloquet, Minnesota) is a compilation of Ojibwe wisdom, especially as relating to the four stages of the journey of life - early childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and old age.
    of South Florida) and photographer Wisuri (director, Carlton County Society, Minnesota) tell the Ojibwe story about the path people walk from birth to childhood, adolescence to adulthood, and old age to death.
    During the summers of 2002 and 2003, Smith worked for the University of Minnesota Extension Service of Carlton County as a soil technician and research project leader.
    And Squaw Creek in Carlton County will soon become Fond du Lac Creek.
    The Carlton County Waste Transfer Station acts as a focal point for residential and commercial waste from Carlton County.
    15, 1981, edition, were critical of how Carlton County, Minn.
    Carlton County Public Health and Human Services, $74,653, for its Prenatal, Postpartum, Well-baby Mental Health Program, which provides home visits for at-risk new mothers and babies to foster secure attachment between mother and baby, help mothers overcome postpartum depression and encourage parenting that optimizes healthy physical, social and emotional development of children.
    Carlton County Land Commissioner Greg Bern was granted the Partnership Leadership Award from the Minnesota Forest Resources Partnership (MFRP).