Welcome to Pope County
Pope County is an agricultural based community, which also offers great tourism, outdoor recreation, and arts and culture. Explore this website for information that may be helpful in your business within Government. Please take special note of the pictures on these pages, as all are taken within the boundaries of the County by a local photographer.
Pope County lies in the west central portion of Minnesota on the southern edge of the famous “Park Region” of the Northwest. It is bounded on the north by Douglas County; on the east by Stearns County; on the south by Kandiyohi and Swift Counties and on the west by Stevens County. Pope County encompasses an area of about 460,800 acres, or twenty congressional townships.
Glenwood was designated as the County Seat in 1866. The County is overseen by five county commissioners that are elected by district with staggered terms
WHAW 2015 Fact Sheet
POPE COUNTY'S MISSION:
ENHANCING QUALITY OF LIFE BY PROVIDING INNOVATIVE
SERVICES FOR OUR COMMUNITY EVERY DAY
Pope County Courthouse
130 E. Minnesota Avenue
Glenwood, MN 56334
Photos by Anthony Hanson
|(320) 634-7700 - Pope County Courthouse - 130 E. Minnesota Avenue - Glenwood, MN 56334|