Kandiyohi County

Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

PO Box 936
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 231-6202
Fax: (320) 231-6263
www.co.kandiyohi.mn.us

In south-central MN, west of Minneapollis; established Mar 20, 1858 from Meeker County, annexed Monongalia County in Nov 1870. Name Origin: From Siouan 'place where the buffalo fish arrive,' the Indian name for several lakes at the source of the Crow River where the fish Ictiobus cyprinella, I. urus and I. bubalus go to spawn.

Area (sq mi):: 861.97 (land 796.06; water 65.92) Population per square mile: 51.80
Population 2005: 41,199 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 0.00%; 1990-2000 6.30% Population 2000: 41,203 (White 90.30%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 8.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 5.50%). Foreign born: 3.80%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $19,627; median household $39,772; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,778-$29,101
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 17.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Willmar County seat (18,205)

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    Phase I will complete repairs in areas where Kandiyohi County is making road repairs, ensuring a streamlined construction process for both projects.
    ($16 million); MnDOT ($17.5 million); a federalTransportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery(TIGER) grant ($10 million); MnDOT's local road improvement program ($3.77 million); Kandiyohi County ($459,000), and the city of Willmar ($336,000).
    Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, produced this trophy for Trent Hanson on Nov.
    The Kandiyohi County Assessor (Assessor) conducted the appraisal using aerial photographs of the property and a computer-assisted mass appraisal (CAMA) system to identify, measure, and value the property.
    The Kandiyohi County Public Health Agency, in rural western Minnesota, was in the midst of developing an emergency preparedness campaign for county residents.
    This has proven to be the case in Kandiyohi County Soil and Water Conservation District where forester Rick Reimer has used visual simulations to promote and plan community shelterbelts to protect several Minnesota towns from wind and snow.
    Seipel hunts on 144 acres of hardwoods he owns in Kandiyohi County in southcentral Minnesota, and naturally he hunted the area darn hard after the photos.
    I had the fortune to examine these volumes, which are now kept at the Kandiyohi County Historical Museum in Willmar, Minnesota.
    Kandiyohi County received a one-time Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council grant of $921,000 last year to implement the project, which has been in the making for more than 20 years.
    A18-0944 In re Civil Commitment of Dooley (Kandiyohi County)
    Minnesota--Sharon Smith, R.S., Kandiyohi County Public Health, 2200 23nd St.
    Appellants had filed a petition seeking to establish a lateral beginning in Meeker County, running into Kandiyohi County, and outletting into Kandiyohi County.