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Ramsey County, North Dakota

524 4th Ave Rm 4
Devils Lake, ND 58301
Phone: (701) 662-7006
Fax: (701) 662-7063

In east-central ND, northwest of Grand Forks; organized Jan 4, 1873 (prior to statehood) from Pembina County. Name Origin: For Alexander Ramsey (1815-1903), first governor of MN Territory, U.S. senator from MN (1863-75), and U.S. secretary of war (1879-81)

Area (sq mi):: 1300.88 (land 1184.85; water 116.04) Population per square mile: 9.60
Population 2005: 11,429 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.30%; 1990-2000 -4.80% Population 2000: 12,066 (White 92.10%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 7.20%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 39.50
Income 2000: per capita $18,060; median household $35,600; Population below poverty level: 12.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,306-$27,168
Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 13.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Ramsey County, Minnesota

15 W Kellogg Blvd Rm 250
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone: (651) 266-8000
Fax: (651) 266-8039

In east-central MN, west of Minneapolis; original county; established Oct 27, 1849 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Alexander Ramsey (1815-1903), PA legislator, first MN territorial governor (1849-53), state governor (1860-63), U.S. senator (1863-75), and U.S. secretary of war (1879-81)

Area (sq mi):: 170.13 (land 155.78; water 14.36) Population per square mile: 3177.00
Population 2005: 494,920 State rank: 2 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.20%; 1990-2000 5.20% Population 2000: 511,035 (White 75.30%; Black or African American 7.60%; Hispanic or Latino 5.30%; Asian 8.80%; Other 6.30%). Foreign born: 10.60%. Median age: 33.70
Income 2000: per capita $23,536; median household $45,722; Population below poverty level: 10.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,394-$36,760
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Saint Paul County seat (276,963)
  • Maplewood (35,528)
  • Roseville (32,695)
  • Shoreview (26,991)
  • White Bear Lake (24,051)
  • New Brighton (21,145)
  • Vadnais Heights (12,869)
  • Mounds View (12,360)
  • North Saint Paul (11,600)

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    Tanya O'Brien, a prosecutor in the Ramsey County Attorney's office, has been appointed a 1st District Court judge.
    Ramsey County hopes to begin moving dirt by the end of this year on an interchange project that may encourage redevelopment near the oft-congested intersection of Rice Street and Interstate 694.
    Notes: a non-mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on december 13, 2017 at 9:00 am at ramsey county correctional facility, 297 century avenue, maplewood, mn 55119.
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    Paul and Minneapolis in June 2015 after the Ramsey County prosecutor filed criminal charges against the archdiocese "for its failure to protect children" related to clergy abuse.
    Ramsey County Attorney John Choi announced at a June 5 press conference six charges related to three victims of sexual abuse linked to Curtis Wehmeyer, who is serving a five-year prison sentence.
    Ramsey County, which owns the sprawling 427-acre site, wants to build a 40-acre array of solar panels to produce eight megawatts of electricity--enough, they say, to meet the needs of a development that would house 4,000 people and employ about the same.
    Servicing two public safety answering points (PSAP), including the largest public safety dispatch center in the state of Minnesota, Ramsey County was seeking a top tier CAD and Mobile system to support the varied agency types and services.
    Snuggerud was with the Ramsey County Manager's Office and Dalton was at the Falls Agency.
    The election for Ramsey County Sheriff has come down to a name game.
    The article claimed the judge spoke to the victim's widow and patted her on the shoulder just before the trial began, when it was actually the Ramsey County prosecutor, Susan Gaertner, E&P reported.