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Stowe Prairie Township


Welcome to West Union

Situated on the 46-mile Lake Woebegon Trail, West Union is a charming small town at the heart of Region 5’s recreational country. The trail is a rails-to-trails project that opened in the late 1990s and caters to cyclists, pedestrians, snowmobiles, and other users.

City Information


City of West Union
Box C-10
West Union, MN 56389
Phone: 320-352-5450


Mayor: Roger Engle
PO Box 106
West Union, MN 56389
320-760-6265
engle56378@gmail.com

Clerk: Janet Macey
PO Box 207
West Union, MN 56389
320-352-5450
maceyjanet@yahoo.com


*City Council Meetings are held the 1st Monday of each month at the West Union Fire Hall, 6:30PM
*Building and Sewer Permits can be picked up from the Clerk.
*March Elections are held the 2nd tuesday of March at the West Union Fire Hall
*November Elections are held the 1st Tuesday in November at the West Union Fire Hall


West Union, MN

Population

Total Population

122

Population
Growth Rate

1.03%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

4.900

Housing & Income

Households

46

Total Housing Units

47


Owner Occupied

42

Renter Occupied

4

Vacant

1

Median Home Value

$291,667


Average Home Value

$333,929

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.99%


Per Capita Income

2.54%

Income Projection

Median Household

$70,531 $77,299


Average Household

$95,279 $114,002


Per Capita

$36,771 $41,693

Workforce

Total Businesses

5

Total Employed

26

Workers 16+

66

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Construction

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Manufacturing

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Some
High School

1

Graduated
High School

28

Associates
Degree

17

Bachelor's
Degree

14

Graduate
Degree

7

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

2

Non-Resident Commuters

51

Drive Alone

59

Carpooled

2

Public

0

Work At Home

1


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