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Time Zone: Todd County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Long Prairie is the Seat for Todd County.

Todd County was founded in 1855 and was created by taking area from CassCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Todd had a population of 23,869 people. This is a decrease of 2.28% since the last Census (which gave a population of 24,426 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Todd represented 0.5% of the total population of Minnesota, making it the state's 41st most populous county (out of 87 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201024,895+1.92%+4.3% since 2009
200923,869-2.28%-0.45% since 2008
200823,978-1.83%-0.15% since 2007
200024,426The Last Census

More information can be found on the Todd County Census Page for Todd County.


Below are some of the communities located in Todd County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Todd County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Staples   2,9983,1043.41% decrease  
Long Prairie   2,7813,0408.52% decrease  
Browerville   6847356.94% decrease  
Clarissa   5906093.12% decrease  
Eagle Bend   5625955.55% decrease  

Websites for Todd County

Official Website:   www.co.todd.mn.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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