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Where is Dakota County, Minnesota?

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Dakota County is a county equivalent area found in Minnesota, USA. The county government of Dakota is found in the county seat of Hastings.

With a total 1,519.97 sq. km of land and water area, Dakota County, Minnesota is the 1792nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 412,529 people, Dakota County has a total 161868 households earning 73732 on average per year.

Dakota County, Minnesota - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 27037
Area Codes 651,952,507
Time Zone CST
Major Cities Saint Paul (population: 147,599), Burnsville (population: 61,279), Lakeville (population: 48,066), Inver Grove Heights (population: 34,450), Farmington (population: 32,937), Hastings (population: 29,988), Rosemount (population: 27,940), South Saint Paul (population: 20,482), Hampton (population: 2,068), Randolph (population: 1,220)
Land Area 159,278 sq miles
Water Area 563 sq miles
Household Income $73,732
Housing Units 161,868
Median Home Value $223,300
High School Grads 95% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 39% of population
Retail Spending $13,231 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $614,280 per capita
Universities and Colleges Dakota County Technical College

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.