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About Lincoln County!!!

Lincoln County is not very heavily populated.  As of the census of 2000, there were 6,429 people, 2,653 households, and 1,785 families residing in the county which does not make for a very populated county.  There are 15 lakes in the county and a lot of farm land.  Cities include Arco, Hendricks, Ivanhoe, the county seat, Lake Benton and Tyler.  Townships in Lincoln County include: Alta Vista Township, Ash Lake Township, Diamond Lake Township, Drammen Township, Hansonville Township, Hendricks Township, Hope Township, Lake Benton Township, Lake Stay Township, Limestone Township, Marble Township, Marshfield Township, Royal Township, Shaokatan Township, and Verdi Township.  The neighbors of Lincoln County are to the north, Yellow Medicine County, Lyon County to the east, Pipestone County to the south,  Brooklings County, South Dakota to the west and Deuel County, South Dakota to the northwest.


Lincoln County is available for adoption.  If you are interested in adopting this small county please contact the State Administrator, Jeanne Hicks.




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