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Glencoe Minnesota Community Guide


Location:
Welcome sign, Glencoe Minnesota Location of Glencoe, Minnesota

Population: 
 Glencoe (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2000-2010 Change
Actual Percent
Population 4,217 4,396 4,648 5,453 5,631 +178 +3.27
Land Area (sq. mile) 1.00 1.92 2.07 2.67 2.67 0 0.00
Density (persons per sq. mile) 4,217.00 2,289.58 2,245.41 2,045.60 2,108.99 +63.39 +3.10
Housing Units 1,413 1,720 1,861 2,169 2,424 +255 +11.76
Households -- 1,671 1,808 2,103 2,220 +117 +5.56
Persons Per Household -- 2.58 2.48 2.53 2.54 +0.01 +0.40

Geography:

Glencoe is a city in McLeod County, Minnesota. It is the county seat of McLeod County. U.S. Route 212 and Minnesota State Highway 22 are two of the main routes in the community. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.23 square miles (8.37 km2), of which 3.22 square miles (8.34 km2) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.03 km2) is water. The elevation is 997 ft (304 m) above sea level.

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Demographics:

As of the census of 2010, there were 5,631 people, 2,220 households, and 1,467 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,748.8 inhabitants per square mile (675.2 /km2). There were 2,424 housing units at an average density of 752.8 per square mile (290.7 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.0% White, 0.6% African American, 0.6% Native American, 0.8% Asian, 4.8% from other races, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 14.8% of the population.

There were 2,220 households of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.3% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.9% were non-families. 29.3% of all households ere made up of individuals and 14.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.06.

The median age in the city was 37.7 years. 26.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.5% were from 25 to 44; 22.5% were from 45 to 64; and 17.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.5% male and 51.5% female.

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History:  

GLENCOE Township received the name of its village, founded on June 11, 1855. It was chosen by Martin McLeod, for whom this county was named and who was a member of the townsite company, in commemoration of the historic valley called Glencoe in Scotland where the MacDonalds were massacred in February 1692. The city in sections 13, 14, and 33 was incorporated in 1873 and adopted its charter as a city March 4, 1909. From the beginning of the county, it has been continuously the county seat; it has had a post office since 1856. The city boomed when the Hastings and Dakota Railway came in 1872, followed by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad, changing from a small settlement to a trade center. John Harrington Stevens is considered the founder.

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Street scene, Glencoe Minnesota, 1910
Street scene, Glencoe Minnesota, 1910
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Government:
Glencoe City Hall
1107 11th Street E
Glencoe, MN
55336
Phone: (320) 864-5586

Regular Business Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

City Council Meetings:
1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm

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Glencoe City Center, Glencoe Minnesota
Title Term Ends Name and Address   Phone:
Mayor 12/31/2024 Ryan Voss
1010 Reeds Lane
Glencoe, MN 55336
  (320) 510-3658
City Administrator appointed Mark Larson
1107 11th Street E
Glencoe, MN
55336
Email (320) 587-5151
Council Member - at large 12/31/2022 Allen Robeck
828 Armstrong Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Email (320) 864-4346
Council Member - Ward 1 12/31/2024 Sue Olson
1428 Greeley Avenue
Glencoe, MN 55336
Email (320) 864-3326
Council Member - Ward 2 12/31/2022 John Schrupp
1415 Eliott Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Email (763) 234-1271
Council Member - Ward 3 12/31/2022 Paul Lemke
2009 15th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Email (320) 267-5230
Council Member - Ward 4 12/31/2024 Cory Neid
927 14th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Email (612) 850-1845

Post Office:
US Post Office
905 11th Street E
Glencoe, MN
55336-2308
Phone:
(320) 864-4112
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS
Fax: (320) 864-4259

Regular Business Hours:
Week Days       8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday           8:30 am - 10:00 am

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US Post Office, Glencoe Minnesota

Utilities:
Utility Type Utility Name Utility Phone
Electricity Glencoe Municipal Utilities Commission (320) 864-5184
Electricity McLeod Cooperative Power Assn (320) 864-3148
Natural Gas CenterPoint Energy (800) 269-1114
Wastewater Glencoe Waste Treatment Plant (320) 864-4115
Water Glencoe Water Treatment Plant (320) 864-5586
Telephone CenturyLink (800) 788-3500
Cable TV Charter Communications (800) 947-0432

Major Employers:
Employer Products/Services Employees
Glencoe Regional Health Services General Medical & Surgical Hospitals 500
McLeod County Admin.of Human Resource Programs 285
Glencoe-Silver Lake Schools Dist #422 Elementary & Secondary Schools 275
Seneca Foods Corporation Fruit & Vegetable Preserving & Spec. Food Mfg. 170
Starkey Labs Inc Navig., Meas., Electromedical & Control Instrum. Mfg. 170
Coborn's Grocery Stores 146
Miller Manufacturing Rubber Product Manufacturing 141
Twin Cities & Western Railroad Rail Transportation 71
Shopko Department Stores 45
Security Bank & Trust Company Depository Credit Intermediation 42
Delta Fabricating Company Machine Shops;Turned Prod.;& Screw,Nut & Bolt Mfg. 35
City of Glencoe Executive, Legislative, & Other Gen. Govt. Support 30
Harpel Brothers Automobile Dealers 29
McLeod Coop Power Farm & Garden Machinery & Equip. Merch. Whole. 23


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Map:


Minnesota State Highway Map of the Glencoe Minnesota area
Minnesota State Highway Map of the Glencoe Minnesota area


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Recreation:
Glencoe Country Club
702 10th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-3062

The Glencoe Country Club is an 18-hole golf course located south of US HWY 212 in Glencoe, MN. Only a 30 to 45 minute drive from the Southwest Metro, Glencoe Country Club offers a pleasant and enjoyable golfing experience for players of all handicaps

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Glencoe Country Club, Glencoe Minnesota
Oak Leaf Park
3 DeSoto Avenue S
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-5586

Oak Leaf Park includes the Glencoe Aquatic Center, softball fields, a disc golf course, a large playground, fishing pond and wildlife refuge. For your family picnics, reunions and other event needs, the park has five shelters available to rent. The park is also home to Vollmer Field, home of the Glencoe Brewers and two-time site of the MN State Amateur Baseball Tournament.

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Oak Leaf Park, Glencoe Minnesota


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Health Care:
Glencoe Regional Health Services
1805 Hennepin Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-3121

GRHSí campus in Glencoe includes a 25-bed inpatient hospital, outpatient surgery facilities, emergency department, a 110-bed long term care facility and Orchard Estates, a 40-unit independent living senior housing complex. It is also home to their largest clinic, which is open late Mondays and Thursdays to accommo- date busy schedules. In addition to the Glencoe campus, GRHS has clinics in the communities of Stewart and Lester Prairie.

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Glencoe Regional Health Services, Glencoe Minnesota

Schools:
Glencoe-Silver Lake School District
Independent School District #2859
1621 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2498
Fax: (320) 864-6320

We have two elementary schools, one middle school, and a high school on two campuses. Three of our schools (one elementary, the middle school, and the high school) are located in Glencoe, and one elementary, "Lakeside" is located in Silver Lake.

Grades:  PK-12
Students:  1,771

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Glencoe-Silver Lake School District
Glencoe-Silver Lake Senior High School
1825 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2401
Fax: (320) 864-6475

Grades:  9-12
Students:  579

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Glencoe-Silver Lake Senior High School
Glencoe-Silver Lake Junior High School
1825 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2401
Fax: (320) 864-2475

Grades:  7-8
Students:  284

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Lakeside Elementary School
229 Lake Avenue S
Silver Lake, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2500
Fax: (320) 327-3122

Grades:  3-6
Students:  491

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Lakeside Elementary School, Silver Lake Minnesota
Lincoln Elementary School
1621 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2677
Fax: (320) 864-2682

Grades:  PK-2
Students:  417

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Lincoln Elementary School, Glencoe Minnesota

Churches:
Berean Baptist Church
727 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-6113

Pastor:  Jonathan Pixler
Sunday Worship:  10:00 am

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Berean Baptist Church, Glencoe Minnesota
Buffalo Creek Community Church
520 11th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 455-2898
Web:  none

Pastor:  Marc Rakow
Sunday Worship:  10:00 am

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Buffalo Creek Community Church, Glencoe Minnesota
Christ Lutheran Church - ELCA
1820 Knight Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-4549
Fax: (320) 864-2966

Pastor:  Rev. Katherine Rood
Sunday Worship: 
9:00 am

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Christ Lutheran Church, Glencoe Minnesota
Church of St. Pius X
1014 Knight Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-5162

Pastor:  Rev. Matthew Wiering
Saturday Mass:  6:00 pm
Sunday Mass:  10:00 am (English) and 11:30 am (Spanish)

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Church of St. Pius X, Glencoe Minnesota
First Congregational Church - UCC
1400 Elliott Avenue
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-3855

Pastor:  Rev. Dr. Robert T. Baggott &  Rev. Dr. Casey Baggott
Sunday Worship:  9:15 am

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First Congregational Church, Glencoe Minnesota
First Lutheran Church & School - LCMS
925 13th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-5522

Pastor:  Dan Welch
Sunday Worship:  8:00 am and 10:30 am

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First Lutheran Church & School, Glencoe Minnesota
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church - LCMS
1407 Cedar Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-6157

Pastor:  Ted Stroming
Sunday Worship:  9:00 am

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Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Glencoe Minnesota
St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church - WELS
4505 80th Street
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone:
(320) 864-3093

Pastor:  Rev. Dennis Reichow
Sunday Worship:  9:00 am

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St. Johnís Evangelical Lutheran Church, Glencoe Minnesota

Media:
KGLB Radio - AM 1310
911 Hennepin Avenue N
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2010

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KGLB Radio - AM 1310 - Glencoe Minnesota 
McLeod County Chronicle
716 E 10th Street
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-5518

Weekly newspaper published on Wednesdays with a circulation of 3,048

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McLeod County Chronicle, Glencoe Minnesota

Motels:
Super 8
717 Morningside Drive
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-6191

The Glencoe Super 8 offers a special suite and 32 rooms, all with cable TV and HBO, a spacious whirlpool, high speed wireless internet and continental breakfast daily. Easily accessible from Highway 212, downtown Glencoe, and area parks, the Super 8 motelís proximity is perfect for any need. RV parking is available with amenities such as water and electrical hook ups, dumping, and handicapped accessible shower facilities. The roomy Super 8 conference room with a capacity of 45 is available for rent.

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Super 8, Glencoe Minnesota
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