Minnesota Kandiyohi County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Kandiyohi County, Minnesota. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Minnesota Kandiyohi County.

1. Branch Library ATWATER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 318 Atlantic Avenue West, Atwater, MN 56209
Phone Number: (320) 974-8276 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

2. Branch Library LAKE LILLIAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 450 Lakeview Street, Lake Lillian, MN 56253
Phone Number: (320) 664-4514 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

3. Branch Library NEW LONDON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 15 Ash Street South, New London, MN 56273
Phone Number: (320) 354-2943 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

4. Library System PIONEERLAND LIBRARY SYSTEM
410 5th Street SW, Willmar, MN 56201
Phone Number: (320) 235-6106 Kandiyohi 995,793 780,880

5. Branch Library RAYMOND PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 Spicer Avenue, Raymond, MN 56282
Phone Number: (320) 967-4411 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

6. Branch Library SPICER PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 198 Manitoba, Spicer, MN 56288
Phone Number: (320) 796-5560 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

7. Central Library WILLMAR PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 410 5th Street SW, Willmar, MN 56201
Phone Number: (320) 235-3162 Kandiyohi N/A N/A

Overview of Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

Kandiyohi County is a county located in the state of Minnesota. As of 2000, the population is 41,203. Its county seat is Willmar.

History

Kandiyohi County was organized in 1858 with its county seat in Kandiyohi, which was the called Kandiyohi Station, and was just a railroad stop.The original county occupied only the southern half of its current area. Development was slow, however, and in 1870 the state legislature called for Monongalia County to merge with Kandiyohi and make one, larger county. It took until November 21, 1871 to agree on a county seat, and the centrally located Willmar was chosen.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,232 km² (862 mi²). 2,062 km² (796 mi²) of it is land and 171 km² (66 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 7.65% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Stearns County (north)
  • Meeker County (east)
  • Renville County (south)
  • Chippewa County (southwest)
  • Swift County (west and northwest)
  • Pope County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 41,203 people, 15,936 households, and 10,979 families residing in the county. The population density is 20/km² (52/mi²). There are 18,415 housing units at an average density of 9/km² (23/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 93.62% White, 0.51% Black or African American, 0.33% Native American, 0.38% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 4.17% from other races, and 0.91% from two or more races. 8.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 15,936 households out of which 33.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.70% are married couples living together, 7.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.10% are non-families. 25.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.80% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.53 and the average family size is 3.05.

In the county the population is spread out with 26.60% under the age of 18, 9.50% from 18 to 24, 26.50% from 25 to 44, 22.50% from 45 to 64, and 14.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 98.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $39,772, and the median income for a family is $48,016. Males have a median income of $32,272 versus $22,128 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,627. 9.20% of the population and 5.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 11.10% of those under the age of 18 and 7.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota has the following cities and towns:

Cities

  • Atwater
  • Blomkest
  • Kandiyohi
  • Lake Lillian
  • New London
  • Pennock
  • Prinsburg
  • Raymond
  • Regal
  • Spicer
  • Sunburg
  • Willmar

Townships

  • Arctander Township
  • Burbank Township
  • Colfax Township
  • Dovre Township
  • East Lake Lillian Township
  • Edwards Township
  • Fahlun Township
  • Gennessee Township
  • Green Lake Township
  • Harrison Township
  • Holland Township
  • Irving Township
  • Kandiyohi Township
  • Lake Andrew Township
  • Lake Elizabeth Township
  • Lake Lillian Township
  • Mamre Township
  • New London Township
  • Norway Lake Township
  • Roseland Township
  • Roseville Township
  • St. Johns Township
  • Whitefield Township
  • Willmar Township

Map of Kandiyohi County Minnesota