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Dakota County, Nebraska

1601 Broadway
Dakota City, NE 68731
Phone: (402) 987-2126
Fax: (402) 494-9228

On the northeastern border of NE, south of Sioux City, IA; original county, organized Mar 7, 1855. Name Origin: For the Dakota (also called the Sioux) Indian tribe

Area (sq mi):: 267.39 (land 263.80; water 3.60) Population per square mile: 77.10
Population 2005: 20,349 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 21.00% Population 2000: 20,253 (White 70.90%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 22.60%; Asian 3.10%; Other 17.50%). Foreign born: 15.60%. Median age: 31.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,125; median household $38,834; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,260-$22,022
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 17.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • South Sioux City (12,142)

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    Dakota County, Minnesota

    1560 Hwy 55
    Hastings, MN 55033
    Phone: (651) 438-8100
    Fax: (651) 438-4405

    On the southeastern border of MN, south of Saint Paul; original county; estabished Oct 27, 1849 (prior to statehood); originally spelled Dakotah. Name Origin: For the Dakota (also known as Sioux) Indians of Siouan linguistic stock

    Area (sq mi):: 586.33 (land 569.58; water 16.75) Population per square mile: 673.50
    Population 2005: 383,592 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 7.80%; 1990-2000 29.30% Population 2000: 355,904 (White 90.00%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 2.90%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 5.10%. Median age: 33.70
    Income 2000: per capita $27,008; median household $61,863; Population below poverty level: 3.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $36,576-$38,272
    Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 22.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Eagan (64,105)
  • Burnsville (59,384)
  • Apple Valley (49,606)
  • Lakeville (49,440)
  • Inver Grove Heights (32,338)
  • Hastings County seat (20,353)
  • South Saint Paul (19,478)
  • West Saint Paul (19,183)
  • Rosemount (17,997)
  • Farmington (17,344)
  • Mendota Heights (11,378)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Dakota County seeks to enter into a contract with an Architectural and/or Engineering Firm to provide Professional design services or consulting services as needed.
    Wells Federal Bank, originally chartered in 1934, operates from eight full-service offices in Faribault, Blue Earth, Nicollet, Freeborn and Steele Counties, Minnesota and one loan origination office in Dakota County, Minnesota.
    nebrascensis was reported from a type area (L4281, L7220, L7222): Opposite Sioux City, Dakota City area, Dakota County (possibly in sec.
    Nick was in the act of burglarizing a home in Dakota County, south of Minneapolis, when he noticed his victim had left his computer on.
    Activities include: cleaning up school grounds, fulfilling the school's Adopt-A-Road commitment, doing service work at local parishes, creating seed bombs, and visiting the Dakota County Recycling Center to learn more about the benefits of recycling and the recycling process.
    Minnesota State reportedly wants Sullivan, 42, extradited to face charges and a spokeswoman for Dakota County Attorney's office said they had been working with the UK to ensure he is.
    Dennis Anderson, director of public assistance programs for the Dakota County (Minn.
    Minnesota's Dakota County Jail held its first resource fair in October, gathering representatives from 19 schools, churches, treatment programs, transitional houses, and state and county work force centers.
    Hillsborough County, Florida, and Dakota County, Minnesota, have also licensed the emergency management software for their incident preparedness plans.
    a Chinese Elvis impersonator; and the residents of a North Dakota county supposed to house only three non-Caucasians--none of which the authors located.
    The 34-year-old woman from Dakota County hit her husband in the parking lot of the restaurant he owns.
    THE NANOSCIENCE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM at Dakota County Technical College (DCTC) in Rosemount, Minnesota, is designed to prepare students for employment in nanobiotech, nanomaterials and nanoelectonics.