Unemployment Offices in Dakota County, Minnesota

There are 2 Unemployment Offices in Dakota County, Minnesota, serving a population of 414,655 people in an area of 563 square miles. There is 1 Unemployment Office per 207,327 people, and 1 Unemployment Office per 281 square miles.

In Minnesota, Dakota County is ranked 34th of 87 counties in Unemployment Offices per capita, and 4th of 87 counties in Unemployment Offices per square mile.

List of Dakota County Unemployment Offices

Find Dakota County, Minnesota unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices.


Burnsville Unemployment Office 2900 County Road 42 Burnsville, MN

West St. Paul Unemployment Office 1 West Mendota Road West Saint Paul, MN

About Dakota County Unemployment Offices

Dakota County Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Minnesota State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Dakota County, MN. Dakota County unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Dakota County unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Minnesota unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits

Dakota County Unemployment Statistics

Find Dakota County Unemployment Rates by Age and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dakota County Unemployment Rates
 Dakota CountyMinnesota
Unemployment Rate3.6%3.9%
Male3.3%4.0%
Female3.0%3.1%
Persons with Disabilities8.0%9.0%
Dakota County Unemployment Rates by Age
 Dakota CountyMinnesota
Age 16-1912.7%11.7%
Age 20-247.2%6.4%
Age 25-293.7%4.3%
Age 30-342.9%3.5%
Age 35-442.7%3.0%
Age 45-542.3%2.8%
Age 55-592.8%3.1%
Age 60-642.1%2.8%
Age 65-742.6%2.4%
Age 75+2.8%2.6%
Dakota County Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment
 Dakota CountyMinnesota
Less than High School Graduate7.6%8.7%
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3.6%4.5%
Some College or Associate's Degree2.6%3.2%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher2.0%1.9%