Lake of the Woods County

Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota

PO Box 808
Baudette, MN 56623
Phone: (218) 634-2836
Fax: (218) 634-2509

On the central northern border of MN; established Nov 28, 1922 from Beltrami County; the latest county formed. Name Origin: For the Lake of the Woods in Canada, which forms its northern border

Area (sq mi):: 1775.05 (land 1296.70; water 478.35) Population per square mile: 3.40
Population 2005: 4,421 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.20%; 1990-2000 10.90% Population 2000: 4,522 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 41.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,976; median household $32,861; Population below poverty level: 9.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,908-$22,920
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 17.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The district is on the shores of Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River in Lake of the Woods County in northern Minnesota.
Feeling the strength of the fish, Lum handed the rod off to Dallas Block, a retired Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota sheriff.
In Lake of the Woods County, three fault or shear zones with mineralogy, structure, and geochemistry similar to lode-gold deposits were found near Baudette, Minn.

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