The Office of Performance & Analysis provides leaders with timely, accurate and objective information to help inform policy decisions. A full list of indicators and performance measures can be found in the menu. Information about the county is updated via sources such as:
As part of updating the goals outlined in the Dakota County Strategic Plan, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners discussed the creation and maintenance of a set of community indicators and performance measures associated with Strategic Plan goals. These help Dakota County monitor the trend of several important items as well as information regarding the performance of the services we provide.
For more information, please contact the Office of Performance & Analysis at 651-438-4423.
Strategic Plan Indicators
Strategic Plan Performance Measures
Rural and urban population
The percentage of residents living in rural parts of the county has slowly declined. See other comparisons in Dakota County's urban and rural areas.