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West Union


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

129

Population
Growth Rate

1.48%

Median Age

48

Diversity Index

3.100

Housing & Income

Households

49

Total Housing Units

50


Owner Occupied

45

Renter Occupied

4

Vacant

1

Median Home Value

$282,143


Average Home Value

$333,333

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.52%


Per Capita Income

1.40%

Income Projection

Median Household

$79,209 $85,406


Average Household

$102,871 $112,604


Per Capita

$39,943 $42,815

Workforce

Total Businesses

2

Total Employed

8

Workers 16+

61

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

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Businesses

1

Employed

7

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

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Businesses

1

Employed

7

2020 Auto Repair/Maintenance

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Businesses

1

Employed

1

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

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Businesses

1

Employed

1

Some
High School

2

Graduated
High School

31

Associates
Degree

21

Bachelor's
Degree

14

Graduate
Degree

7

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

6

Non-Resident Commuters

45

Drive Alone

56

Carpooled

1

Public

0

Work At Home

4


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