Crow Wing County

Crow Wing County, Minnesota

326 Laurel St
Brainerd, MN 56401
Phone: (218) 824-1000
Fax: (218) 824-1046

In central MN, north of Saint Cloud; established May 23, 1857 (prior to statehood) from Cass and Aitkin counties. Name Origin: For the Crow Wing river, which forms the southwestern border of the county; the Ojibway called the river Kagiwigwan or Gagagiwgwuni 'crow wing' or 'raven feather.'

Area (sq mi):: 1156.56 (land 996.57; water 160.00) Population per square mile: 60.10
Population 2005: 59,917 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 8.70%; 1990-2000 24.50% Population 2000: 55,099 (White 97.20%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 39.40
Income 2000: per capita $19,174; median household $37,589; Population below poverty level: 9.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,527-$24,763
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 20.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Brainerd County seat (13,746)

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    This invokes happy memories of going to the Crow Wing County Fair in Brainerd, Minnesota, as a child with friends and my brother Nic.
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    The panel remanded the case back to Crow Wing County and ordered that court to enter a judgment for the union on the PELRA violation.
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    So far, the impasse is not hurting Bridges of Hope in Brainerd, which services Crow Wing County and the surrounding area, providing crisis outreach for families and individuals.
    His bid was rejected at Crow Wing County courthouse on Friday.
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    The first phase of construction for the Milford Mine Memorial Park a few miles north of Crosby was approved by the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday.
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