Backman

(Willmar MN-) Checking last week's release of the results of the 2020 U.S. Census in Kandiyohi County, Willmar and Kandiyohi County Economic Development Commission Director Aaron Backman says The City of Kandiyohi saw the largest percentage population increase, while Spicer saw the biggest drop....

...Backman says much of the growth of Kandiyohi is likely due to it's proximity to Willmar, which gained 1405 since the 2010 census. He says Willmar grew at about the same rate as the state...

...Backman says New London, with 1252 people, is the second largest city in the county, followed by Atwater with 1124, then Spicer, followed by Raymond at 782, then Kandiyohi followed by Prinsburg at 520, and Pennock at 479 people.