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Quick Facts

Year founded: 1849

Elected County Commissioners: 7

Square miles: 587 (about 1/3 suburban and 2/3 agricultural or open space)

Total Dakota County population (2012): 405,088

Median age (2012): 37.5 years

Total non-white population (2012): 15.4%

Total housing units (2012): 161,162

Median household income - annual (2012): $71,382

Families living below the poverty rate (2012): 5.6%

For more information, go to the Community Indicators.

Last updated: 5/14/2014 5:32 AM