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Long Prairie


Welcome to Long Prairie

The County Seat of Todd County, Long Prairie is a thriving community, named for the river that runs through its heart. With a regional airport, industrial park, and industrial business incubator building, Long Prairie is a hub of business activity for the county. It’s also an ethnically and culturally diverse place, with a strong Hispanic tradition and festivals that celebrate its history of more than 150 years.

Long Prairie is a progressive community located in Central Minnesota with a population of 3,497. Long Prairie is located at three major highways: U.S. Highway 71, State Highway 27 and State Highway 287. Come see what we have to offer!

City Website

 

Long Prairie City Hall
615 Lake Street South
P.O. Box 389
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Phone: 320-732-2167
FAX: 320-732-2847
Email: info@longprairie.govoffice.com

City Hall Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Mayor: Jodi Dixon
615 Lake St S
Long Prairie, MN 56347
320-732-2167
jodidixon8470@gmail.com


Administrator: Ted Gray
615 Lake St S
Long Prairie, MN 56347
320-732-2167
tgray@cityoflongprairie.com
 


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Long Prairie, MN

Population

Total Population

3,530

Population
Growth Rate

0.20%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

63.600

Housing & Income

Households

1,302

Total Housing Units

1,410


Owner Occupied

783

Renter Occupied

519

Vacant

108

Median Home Value

$118,583


Average Home Value

$130,556

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.05%


Per Capita Income

1.91%

Income Projection

Median Household

$43,053 $44,995


Average Household

$57,711 $63,559


Per Capita

$21,943 $24,122

Workforce

Total Businesses

210

Total Employed

2,819

Workers 16+

1,408

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

1

Employed

18

Construction

Businesses

5

Employed

18

Manufacturing

Businesses

8

Employed

681

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

4

Employed

51

Some
High School

190

Graduated
High School

669

Associates
Degree

218

Bachelor's
Degree

335

Graduate
Degree

159

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

995

Non-Resident Commuters

388

Drive Alone

1,066

Carpooled

208

Public

15

Work At Home

76


Fast Fact Image

Todd County was created on February 20, 1885 (Organized in 1873) from Cass County.  The county was named in honor of John Blair Smith Todd, commander of Fort Ripley (1849-56); general in the Civil War; delegate in Congress from Dakota Territory, 1861 and 1863-65; governor of Dakota Territory, 1869-71.