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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    McLeod County will soon see if businesses are interested in partnering with its solid waste facility.
    We hope to learn if we can more efficiently operate the program through private entities," said McLeod County Board Chair Joe Nagel.
    Notes: A mandatory Pre-Proposal meeting will be held at McLeod County North Complex Large Meeting Room, 2391 Hennepin Ave North, Glencoe, MN 55336 on September 16th at 10:00 AM.
    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.
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    Depressed commodity prices have led to a current operating loss of over $250,000 for McLeod County Solid Waste.
    The Solid Waste Advisory Committee, which consists of the five McLeod County commissioners, heard those figures Friday, Oct.
    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.
    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.
    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.
    It was awarded by a McLeod County Minnesota District Court jury on October 15, 2002.