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County population in 2012: 405,088 (95% urban, 5% rural); it was 355,904 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 95,233
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 21,075
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 102,549
Renter-occupied apartments: 35,752 (it was 28,602 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

27%

Land area: 570 sq. mi.
Water area: 16.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 706 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dakota County: 112.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (26.3%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (21.6%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Dakota County, Minnesota:


Median resident age:  36.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.0 years

Males: 195,661  (44.1%)
Females: 202,891  (55.9%)

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Dakota County,MN real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Dakota County:

2.0 people
Minnesota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $69,545 ($61,863 in 1999)
This county:

$69545
Minnesota:

$55616

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $828 (lower quartile is $674, upper quartile is $1,072)
This county:

$828
State:

$683


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $236,900 (it was $148,500 in 2000)
Dakota County:

$236,900
Minnesota:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $181,100 - $323,800

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $297,570
Here:

$297,570
State:

$247,637

Townhouses or other attached units: $185,446
Here:

$185,446
State:

$193,158

In 2-unit structures: $187,053
Here:

$187,053
State:

$233,138

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,566
Here:

$151,566
State:

$214,201

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $169,424
Here:

$169,424
State:

$177,950

Mobile homes: $39,329
Here:

$39,329
State:

$34,666

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $59,859
Here:

$59,859
State:

$94,976
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,686
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $499

Institutionalized population: 1,858

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


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Health of residents in Dakota County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.7. This is better than average.
84.6% of residents exercised in the past month. This is more than average.
44.1% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
84.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
84.4% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 198 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 162 pounds. This is more than average.
33.6% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is about average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $2,514 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $2,464 (1.1%)


Dakota County household income distribution in 2009 Dakota County home values distribution


Dakota County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.0%

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.0%
Dakota County:

6.0%
Minnesota:

11.0%
Median age of residents in 2010: 36 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 26 years old, American Indian residents: 30 years old, Asian residents: 31 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23 years old, Other race residents: 25 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

3.6%
Whole state:

7.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

1.6%
Whole state:

3.2%

Area name: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dakota County is $705 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $855 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1119 a month.

Cities in this county include: Eagan, Burnsville, Apple Valley, Lakeville, Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Hastings, Rosemount, Farmington.

Dakota County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2005 air pollution in Dakota County:

Carbon Monoxide: 0 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.007 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.3 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 32 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.005 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Below U.S. average.


Local government website: www.co.dakota.mn.us

Click to draw/clear Dakota County borders

Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Dakota County: Lake Byllesbay Campground (A), Greenwood Campground (B), Southern Hills Golf Club (C), Fountain Valley Golf Club (D), Elmdale Hills Golf Course (E), Emerald Greens Golf Course (F), University of Minnesota Rosemount Research Center (G), Cannon Country Club (H), Bellwood Oaks Golf Course (I), White Barn Orchard (J), Applewood Orchard (K), Sunshine Orchard (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Farmington Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Dakota County include: Highview Church (A), Assembly of God Church (B), Jehovah's Witnesses (C), Castle Rock Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery (1), Oakwood Cemetery (2), McNutt Cemetery (3), Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery (4), Highview Christiana Cemetery (5), Solar Lutheran Cemetery (6), Hampton Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Spring Lake (A), Spring Banks Lake (B), Rice Lake (C), Mud Hen Lake (D), Chub Lake (E), Carter Slough (F), Lake Byllesby (G), Pool 2 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Mud Creek (A), Dutch Creek (B), South Branch Vermillion River (C), Chub Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Dakota County include: Lake Byllesby County Park (1), Ignatius Donnelly's Nininger City Home Historical Marker (2), Spring Lake Regional Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Goodhue County , Hennepin County , Pierce County, Wisconsin , Ramsey County , Rice County , Scott County , Washington County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 17,197
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 34.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 18,049 (47% naturalized citizens)

Dakota County:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.8%

Dakota County marital status for males
Dakota County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Dakota County with a mortgage: 77,208 (10,700 second mortgage, 13,321 home equity loan, 496 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12,786

Here:

85.8% with mortgage
State:

74.2% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.58%
Here52.6%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 187,132
Total congregations: 169

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents94,646 (50.6%)47,512 (25.4%)8,230 (4.4%)6,749 (3.6%)4,500 (2.4%)
Congregations20 (11.8%)25 (14.8%)12 (7.1%)15 (8.9%)1 (0.6%)
NameAssemblies of GodBaptist General ConferenceWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3,259 (1.7%)3,051 (1.6%)2,758 (1.5%)1,702 (0.9%)14,725 (7.9%)
Congregations10 (5.9%)7 (4.1%)6 (3.6%)5 (3.0%)68 (40.2%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Dakota County - Eagan, Burnsville, Apple Valley, Lakeville, Inver Grove Heights

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 35
This county:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Dakota County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Dakota County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
This county:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 196
Dakota County:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

6.1%
Minnesota:

6.5%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dakota County:

12.6%
State:

13.0%


Agriculture in Dakota County:

Average size of farms: 236 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $112,337
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $388.07
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 19.77%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 33.50%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $88,601
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 81.41%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.25%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $86,099
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.26%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.55
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 15.84%
Corn for grain: 89024 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1609 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 71224 harvested acres
Vegetables: 9,911 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 186 acres

Tornado activity:

Dakota County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 1.5 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/9/1973, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dakota County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Minnesota state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Dakota County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 5, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers


Most common industries in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2009 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):




Most common first ancestries reported in Dakota County (%):





Dakota County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 165,063 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 17,755 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4,436 (2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 10 (0%)
  • Railroad: 16 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 2 (0%)
  • Taxi: 70 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 89 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 259 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,011 (1%)
  • Other means: 1,013 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 7,062 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Dakota County, Minnesota in 2000:

People in group quarters in Dakota County, Minnesota in 2010:


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $73,933.

8.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,092 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Minnesota average:

7.79%


0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Dakota County:

0.05%
Minnesota average:

0.12%

6.42% relocated from other counties in Minnesota ($30,278 average AGI)
2.34% relocated from other states ($13,654 average AGI)
Dakota County:

2.34%
Minnesota average:

2.24%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hennepin County, MN  2.36% ($42,525 average AGI)
from Ramsey County, MN  1.54% ($39,011)
from Scott County, MN  0.55% ($52,852)
from Washington County, MN  0.52% ($43,671)
from Anoka County, MN  0.19% ($41,623)
from Rice County, MN  0.14% ($37,780)
from Goodhue County, MN  0.10% ($38,257)


8.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($50,527 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.60%
Minnesota average:

7.84%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
Dakota County:

0.04%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

5.96% relocated to other counties in Minnesota ($31,081 average AGI)
2.60% relocated to other states ($19,303 average AGI)
Dakota County:

2.60%
Minnesota average:

2.37%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hennepin County, MN  1.91% ($40,744 average AGI)
to Ramsey County, MN  1.11% ($37,955)
to Scott County, MN  0.80% ($55,647)
to Washington County, MN  0.57% ($49,186)
to Rice County, MN  0.22% ($56,985)
to Anoka County, MN  0.19% ($47,684)
to Goodhue County, MN  0.12% ($43,914)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.5

Births per 1000 population in Dakota County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 4.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 4.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Dakota County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Dakota County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 26,327 (22,965 aged, 3,362 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 5%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.79
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4291.430
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 89.96
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 14265.89

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1433.030
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 492.710
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11.73

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 49.63
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 78.73

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.73

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 83.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

 

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 35.7
  • Suffocation - 23.4
  • Poisoning - 16.5
  • Other - 7.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 395,699

Size of family households: 41,991 2-persons, 24,725 3-persons, 23,861 4-persons, 10,114 5-persons, 3,364 6-persons, 1,693 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 36,620 1-person, 8,147 2-persons, 1,054 3-persons, 365 4-persons, 88 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

92.4% of residents of Dakota County speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (65% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,104,758,000 ($2914 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $177,046,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $509,496,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $138,696,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,200,000
Federal grants: $126,507,000
Federal procurement contracts: $132,899,000 ($91,370,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $186,961,000 ($68,872,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $443,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $315,323,000
Federal Government insurance: $92,023,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 27,725
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 9,075
Here:

24 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +3,899
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +5,581
Here +15 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Dakota County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 31.98 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

3.7

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Dakota County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 74
  • 2 rooms: 837
  • 3 rooms: 2,141
  • 4 rooms: 6,647
  • 5 rooms: 14,905
  • 6 rooms: 16,277
  • 7 rooms: 17,298
  • 8 rooms: 18,860
  • 9+ rooms: 25,510
  • 1 room: 1,436
  • 2 rooms: 3,134
  • 3 rooms: 6,934
  • 4 rooms: 8,530
  • 5 rooms: 4,905
  • 6 rooms: 1,872
  • 7 rooms: 932
  • 8 rooms: 576
  • 9+ rooms: 283
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Dakota County, Minnesota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 201
  • 1 bedroom: 2,410
  • 2 bedrooms: 21,429
  • 3 bedrooms: 41,695
  • 4 bedrooms: 29,899
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6,915
  • no bedroom: 1,671
  • 1 bedroom: 10,642
  • 2 bedrooms: 11,755
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,722
  • 4 bedrooms: 665
  • 5+ bedrooms: 147
Cars and other vehicles available in Dakota County, Minnesota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,794
  • 1 vehicle: 22,299
  • 2 vehicles: 54,960
  • 3 vehicles: 17,204
  • 4 vehicles: 4,748
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,544
  • no vehicle: 3,653
  • 1 vehicle: 14,561
  • 2 vehicles: 8,549
  • 3 vehicles: 1,500
  • 4 vehicles: 245
  • 5+ vehicles: 94

55% of Dakota County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Minnesota.

Dakota County:

55.2%
State average:

58.1%


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $149,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dakota County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (91.7%)
  • Electricity (4.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (62.1%)
  • Electricity (30.6%)
  • Other fuel (2.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5,013
Here:

10.4%
Minnesota:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,499
Here:

6.6%
Minnesota:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3,188
Here:

24.4%
Minnesota:

24.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Dakota County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Dakota County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Dakota County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Dakota County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Dakota County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Dakota County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 87 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,639$177,2562,020$185,83212,083$207,123537$94,9769$1,288,444391$146,70635$49,057
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED126$166,143164$182,9941,085$207,92185$61,4590$037$135,16217$49,706
APPLICATIONS DENIED221$176,217248$151,9962,956$221,486262$58,4270$0131$140,08460$44,417
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN213$175,221231$207,8612,367$213,525117$102,8552$4,292,50081$168,9636$47,833
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS32$162,75039$184,179829$199,56555$79,2730$014$154,9297$44,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 87 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED386$218,332260$239,7275$167,8000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED84$240,65587$238,1032$187,5001$155,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED63$215,25449$230,3272$142,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$225,42118$258,5000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS15$194,9336$223,5000$00$0
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Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Dakota County, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John94175.3 years
Mary83279.6 years
Robert62172.4 years
William61175.4 years
James51669.7 years
Margaret50281.3 years
George47976.5 years
Helen47082.4 years
Dorothy41479.7 years
Joseph40275.4 years
Most common last names in Dakota County, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson56175.8 years
Anderson32476.7 years
Nelson21678.1 years
Olson21677.8 years
Peterson19978.5 years
Miller19978.9 years
Smith16375.8 years
Larson15077.3 years
Erickson12175.9 years
Swanson11678.0 years
Businesses in Dakota County, MN
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1La-Z-Boy4
AT&T6Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware8Lane Furniture4
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
AmericInn4Little Caesars Pizza6
American Eagle Outfitters2Long John Silver's1
Applebee's8Lowe's1
Arby's6Macy's1
AutoZone2Marriott4
Avenue1Marshalls1
Bakers Square2MasterBrand Cabinets29
Bath & Body Works1Maurices2
Bed Bath & Beyond2McDonald's17
Best Western1Men's Wearhouse2
Blockbuster5Menards3
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Microtel2
Budget Car Rental1Motel 61
Buffalo Wild Wings4Motherhood Maternity3
Burger King10New Balance6
CVS7Nike23
Caribou Coffee19Office Depot2
Casual Male XL1OfficeMax5
Catherines1Old Country Buffet2
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy2
Chipotle5Olive Garden1
Chuck E. Cheese's2Outback2
Cinnabon 1Outback Steakhouse2
Clarion1Pac Sun1
Cold Stone Creamery3Panda Express2
Comfort Inn1Panera Bread4
Cracker Barrel1Papa John's Pizza4
Curves7Payless3
DHL2Penske5
Dairy Queen13PetSmart2
Days Inn2Pier 1 Imports2
Deb1Pizza Hut8
Decora Cabinetry2Quiznos3
Dennys1RadioShack4
Discount Tire4Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza7Red Robin1
DressBarn1Ruby Tuesday2
Eddie Bauer1Rue211
Express1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Extended Stay America1SAS Shoes1
Famous Footwear4SONIC Drive-In1
Fashion Bug1Sam's Club2
FedEx50Sears6
Finish Line1Slumberland3
Firestone Complete Auto Care3Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel6
GNC5Staples1
GameStop5Starbucks12
Gap2Subway13
Gymboree1T-Mobile18
H&R Block15T.G.I. Driday's1
Holiday Inn4T.J.Maxx2
Hollister Co.1Taco Bell8
Home Depot4Target7
Homestead Studio Suites1The Limited1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us2
Houlihan's1Travelodge1
IHOP2U-Haul15
InTown Suites1UPS60
JCPenney1Vans3
Jimmy John's1Verizon Wireless7
Jones New York4Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Walgreens16
KFC8Walmart5
Kincaid1Wendy's6
Kmart2Wet Seal1
Kohl's3White Castle2
Kroger1YMCA4
LA Fitness2
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