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The City of Baxter was named for Luther Loren Baxter, an early attorney for the Northern Pacific Railroad. The city was the site for the manufacturing of railroad ties for many years. Mr. Baxter was a state legislator, a judge, and a colonel during the Civil War. Baxter, Minnesota has much to offer visitors including fishing, boating, resorts, golf courses, shopping, and so much more!

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Population 7,610 (2010)
7,700 (2012 Estimate)
City Hall Address 13190 Memorywood Drive
Zip Code 56425
City Hall Hours 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Phone 218-454-5100
Fax 218-454-5103
U.S. Congressional District 8
MN House District 10A
MN Senate District 10
City Web Site www.baxtermn.gov