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Big Stone County
Minnesota

Big Stone County information, links, and neighbors

Big Stone County information:

   Population: 5,269 (2010); 5,820 (2000); 6,285 (1990)
   Land area 497 square miles.
   County seat: Ortonville

Links:

   Big Stone County official web site.
   Wikipedia article on Big Stone County
   Histopolis page for Big Stone County
   Big Stone County Courthouse images from postcards at CourthouseHistory.com
   Capital Impact: Big Stone County -- officials, addresses, and political, economic, education data
   Big Stone County MNGenWeb page -- genealogical, historical information and queries
(if this link doesn't work, find the new one through the USGenWeb national site).
   Big Stone County page at Interment.Net (Cemetery Records Online).

Neighboring areas:

   North: Traverse County
   Northeast: Stevens County
   Southeast: Swift County; Lac qui Parle County
   Southwest: Grant County, S.Dak.
   Northwest: Roberts County, S.Dak.

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