Grant County, just east of Traverse County, has a population of 6,018.
Grant County is almost a perfect square, with each side about 23 miles across.
The eastern part of the county has hills and lakes; the western part was originally prairie.
The county seat of Grant County is Elbow Lake (pop. 1,176), located on the shores of Flekkefjord (formerly Worm) Lake.
The 2001 movie “Herman U.S.A” was the story of 85 bachelor farmers from the town of Herman (pop. 1,176) and their search for companionship.
The town of Barrett (pop. 415) is known for the Prairie Wind Players, a community theater group that has been performing since 1979.
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