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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!

CountyCrow Wing
Population7,610 (2010)
7,700 (2012 Estimate)
City Hall Address13190 Memorywood Drive
Zip Code56425
City Hall Hours8:00 am - 4:30 pm
U.S. Congressional District8
MN House District10A
MN Senate District10
City Web Sitewww.baxtermn.gov