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Scott County

Scott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. It was organized in 1853 and named in honor of General Winfield Scott. As of the 2010 census, the population was 129,928. Its county seat is Shakopee. Scott County is a mixed rural/suburban county in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Scott County enjoys a growing mix of commercial, industrial, and housing development, but is still primarily rural. Scott County is the home to several historical, scenic, and entertainment destinations including Canterbury Park, The Landing, Elko Speedway, Mystic Lake Casino, the Renaissance Festival, and Valleyfair Amusement Park.

The Cities in Scott County include…

Belle Plaine Jordan Savage
Credit River New Prague Shakopee
Elko New Market Prior Lake Spring Lake