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Economically Disadvantaged Counties

Small businesses in the following counties may be eligible for "economically disadvantaged" status in the Small Business Procurement Program, either through the Labor Surplus Area (LSA) designation, or through the 70% of statewide median income designation (70%). Some counties are eligible under both designations (both).

Both Aitkin
70% Becker
70% Big Stone
Both Cass
70% Chippewa
Both Clearwater
LSA Cook
70% Cottonwood
70% Douglas
70% Faribault
70% Fillmore
70% Grant
Both Hubbard
LSA Itasca
70% Jackson
Both Kanabec
70% Kittson
Both Koochiching
70% Lac Qui Parle
70% Lake of the Woods
70% Lincoln
Both Mahnomen
Both Marshall
70% Meeker
LSA Mille Lacs
70% Morrison
70% Murray
70% Norman
70% Otter Tail
Both Pine
70% Pipestone
70% Pope
70% Red Lake
70% Redwood
70% Renville
70% Rock
70% Sibley
LSA St. Louis County (except Duluth)
70% Swift
70% Todd
70% Traverse
Both Wadena
70% Watonwan
70% Yellow Medicine

Revised: October 1, 2021


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