Minnesota Meeker County Public Libraries

By | December 31, 2022

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Meeker 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 Meeker County.

1. Branch Library COSMOS PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 209 Milkyway Street S, Cosmos, MN 56228
Phone Number: (320) 877-7757 Meeker N/A N/A

2. Branch Library DASSEL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 460 Third ST. N., Dassel, MN 55325
Phone Number: (320) 275-3756 Meeker N/A N/A

3. Branch Library GROVE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 Atlantic Avenue W, Grove City, MN 56243
Phone Number: (320) 857-2550 Meeker N/A N/A

4. Branch Library LITCHFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 216 Marshall Avenue North, Litchfield, MN 55355
Phone Number: (320) 693-2483 Meeker N/A N/A

Overview of Meeker County, Minnesota

Meeker County is a county located in the state of Minnesota. As of 2000, the population is 22,644. Its county seat is Litchfield.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,671 km² (645 mi²). 1,576 km² (609 mi²) of it is land and 95 km² (37 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 5.66% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Stearns County (north)
  • Wright County (east)
  • McLeod County (southeast)
  • Renville County (southwesst)
  • Kandiyohi County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 22,644 people, 8,590 households, and 6,133 families residing in the county. The population density is 14/km² (37/mi²). There are 9,821 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (16/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.35% White, 0.19% Black or African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.40% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 1.40% from other races, and 0.48% from two or more races. 2.15% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 8,590 households out of which 33.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.50% are married couples living together, 6.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.60% are non-families. 24.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.07.

In the county the population is spread out with 27.00% under the age of 18, 7.40% from 18 to 24, 26.40% from 25 to 44, 23.00% from 45 to 64, and 16.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 101.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $40,908, and the median income for a family is $47,923. Males have a median income of $33,157 versus $22,743 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,628. 7.10% of the population and 4.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 6.40% of those under the age of 18 and 13.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

Cities

  • Cedar Mills
  • Cosmos
  • Darwin
  • Dassel
  • Eden Valley
  • Grove City
  • Kingston
  • Litchfield
  • Watkins

Townships

  • Acton Township
  • Cedar Mills Township
  • Collinwood Township
  • Cosmos Township
  • Danielson Township
  • Darwin Township
  • Dassel Township
  • Ellsworth Township
  • Forest City Township
  • Forest Prairie Township
  • Greenleaf Township
  • Harvey Township
  • Kingston Township
  • Litchfield Township
  • Manannah Township
  • Swede Grove Township
  • Union Grove Township

Map of Meeker County Minnesota