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Benton County's Location in Minnesota

Established in 1849, Benton is one of the original nine Minnesota counties.

Area: 408 Square Miles
Congressional District: 6
US Census Population (2010): 38,451
County Seat: Foley
Largest City: Sauk Rapids

Benton County is part of the St. Cloud Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Benton County Vision:

Benton County strives to deliver efficient and effective services that will improve the lives of our residents, doing so in a fiscally responsible way.

Benton County Mission:

  • Provide excellent service
  • Make Benton County a great place to live and work, a great place to call home
  • Help our business community prosper
  • Keep the cost of government down through innovation, collaboration and technology

  • March 15, 2016

 

Benton County Board of Commissioners has one opening on the Board of Adjustment.

10/10/2017 -

Benton County Board of Commissioners has one opening on the Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment shall consist of five members representing each of the five commissioner districts. Each member is appointed by the County Board. The members of the Board of Adjustment shall be paid a per diem of $60 and their mileage in an amount to be determined by separate action of the County Board.


“SPLIT HOOF” ANIMAL DISEASE OUTBREAK TABLE TOP EXERCISE

10/10/2017 -

A facilitated discussion based training opportunity to better prepare private business and government with the unique challenges associated with an animal disease outbreak.  Participants will engage in a realistic animal disease emergency and coordinate with experts related to emergency management, agricultural production, and veterinarian services.


NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PROVISION OF CLEANING SERVICES FOR BENTON COUNTY FACILITIES

09/22/2017 -

NOTICE is hereby given that sealed proposals will be received by Benton County Auditor Treasurer, until 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 30th, 2017, for provision of cleaning services for County facilities located in Foley, MN. 

All bidders wishing consideration must participate in a mandatory walk-through of the facilities on either October 13 or October 16, 2017. Please contact the Property Management Director at (320) 968-5190 or by e-mail at jwhitcom@co.benton.mn.us to schedule your walk-through.