McLeod County

McLeod County, Minnesota

830 11th St E Suite 106
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-1281
Fax: (320) 864-5905
www.co.mcleod.mn.us

In south-central MN, west of Minneapolis; established Mar 1, 1856 (prior to statehood) from Carver County. Name Origin: For Martin McLeod (1813-60), fur trader, MN territorial legislator (1849-53), and a founder of Glencoe

Area (sq mi):: 505.67 (land 491.91; water 13.76) Population per square mile: 74.50
Population 2005: 36,636 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 5.00%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 34,898 (White 94.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 3.60%; Asian 0.60%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 35.60
Income 2000: per capita $20,137; median household $45,953; Population below poverty level: 4.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,676-$27,779
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Hutchinson (13,521)

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    The Hutchinson office, located in McLeod County, is one of 10 Aspen Dental practices in Minnesota, a state where 71 of 87 counties have dental health professional shortage areas as designated by the U.
    Miller Manufacturing, Farm, ranch and pet supplier, contrives for the expansion of distribution center in Glencoe, Minnesota, with the investment of $3 million, which will cover property improvements at the its facility situated in southern Minnesota s McLeod County.
    In Minnesota, McLeod County relied on Lafarge Type I/II Cement to rehabilitate its distressed Highway 2.
    The Minnesota Supreme Court today reversed in part a district court ruling, ordering the McLeod County court to conduct an evidentiary hearing into evidence presented by a team of Dorsey & Whitney lawyers that several key state witnesses gave false and misleading testimony and that the prosecutor engaged in prosecutorial misconduct.
    Butler Manufacturing Company (NYSE:BBR) reported that yesterday the State of Minnesota Court of Appeals affirmed an October 2002 verdict of a McLeod County, Minnesota, District Court jury awarding damages to the Company's Lester Buildings Systems Division arising out of its purchase of defective Inner-Seal siding product from Louisiana-Pacific Corporation.
    Scholarships were awarded to Karen Anderson of Lester Prairie, representing McLeod County, Megan Herberg of St.
    Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) (NYSE:LPX) announced today that it will appeal a verdict by a jury in McLeod County, Minnesota District Court involving LP Inner-Seal siding that awarded $29.
    Mulder also worked as the county coordinator and chief operating officer for McLeod County.
    It was awarded by a McLeod County Minnesota District Court jury on October 15, 2002.
    Benson Area Community Education; -- Bloomington Public Health; -- Carver Scott Education Cooperative; -- City of Blackduck; -- City of Kelliher; -- HealthFinders Collaborative, Northfield; -- Helping Hands Outreach to Elders, Holdingford; -- Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department; -- Marshall Area YMCA; -- McLeod County Public Health; -- Midtown Greenway Coalition, Minneapolis; -- Rneighbors (Rochester Neighborhood Resource Center); -- Two Harbors Area Chamber of Commerce, Northeastern Minnesota; -- Vietnamese Social Services of Minnesota, Minneapolis and St.
    was recently charged in McLeod County with felony tax crimes for failing to file income tax returns and failing to pay income tax, the Minnesota Department of Revenue announced today.
    Rebekah Dammann, of Lester Prairie, representing McLeod County Minnesota, was crowned the 52nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way during the coronation ceremony held at the State Fairgrounds August 24th.