Isanti County

Isanti County is located in East Central Minnesota and was established on February 13, 1857 by the Territorial Legislature. Isanti County is named from a division of the Dakota alliance known as the Izatys. Cambridge is the county seat. Sources: Isanti County website. Minnesota Geographic Names, by Warren Upham (Minnesota Historical Society, 1969).

Notable candidates from Isanti County include:

  • Godfrey G. Goodwin (resident): Republican U.S. Representative (1925-1933)


Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Legislative Districts

Congressional Districts
Starting Ending Districts
1858 1863 At-Large
1863 1873 CD 02
1873 1883 CD 03
1883 1903 CD 04
1903 1913 CD 08
1913 1933 CD 10
1933 1935 At-Large
1935 1963 CD 03
1963 2033 CD 08
Senate Districts
Starting Ending Districts
1858 1861 SD 25
1861 1872 SD 04
1872 1882 SD 25
1882 1891 SD 28
1891 1899 SD 35
1899 1915 SD 45
1915 1963 SD 44
1963 1973 SD 21
1973 1983 SD 18, 19
1983 1993 SD 19
1993 2003 SD 18
2003 2013 SD 08, 17
2013 2023 SD 31, 32
2023 2033 SD 10, 27, 28, 31
House Districts
Starting Ending Districts
1858 1861 HD 25
1861 1872 HD 04
1872 1882 HD 25
1882 1891 HD 28
1891 1899 HD 35
1899 1915 HD 45
1915 1963 HD 44
1963 1967 HD 21
1967 1973 HD 21B
1973 1983 HD 18A, 19A
1983 1993 HD 19A, 19B
1993 2003 HD 18A
2003 2013 HD 08B, 17A
2013 2023 HD 31A, 32A
2023 2033 HD 10B, 27B, 28A, 31B

Candidates

Candidate Birth county Residence county Elections
Anderson, Carlton Isanti Isanti 1950, State House, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Lost)
1950, State House, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Won)
1948, State House, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Lost)
1948, State House, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Won)
Anderson, Victor E. Hennepin Isanti 1912, State House, District 45, General (Prohibition, Lost)
1912, State House, District 45, Primary (Prohibition, Won)
Barker, Henry F. Out of state Isanti 1902, State Senate, District 45, General (Republican, Won)
1902, State Senate, District 45, Primary (Republican, Won)
1898, State Senate, District 45, General (Republican, Won)
Becklin, Robert C. Isanti Isanti 1970, State House, District 21B, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1968, State House, District 21B, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1966, State House, District 21B, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1964, State House, District 21, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1962, State House, District 21, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1962, State House, District 21, Primary (Nonpartisan, Won)
Becklin, Lynn H. Isanti Isanti 1986, State House, District 19A, General (Independent-Republican, Lost)
1986, State House, District 19A, Primary (Independent-Republican, Won)
1984, State House, District 19A, General (Independent-Republican, Won)
1984, State House, District 19A, Primary (Independent-Republican, Won)
1972, State House, District 18A, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
Bellin, Henry Isanti Isanti 1934, State Senate, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Lost)
1932, State House, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Lost)
1932, State House, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Won)
1930, State House, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1930, State House, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Won)
1930, State House, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Lost)
Bergley, Paul Hennepin Isanti 2012, State House, District 32A, General (Constitution, Lost)
2010, State House, District 17A, General (Constitution, Lost)
Bird, Victoria Ann Hennepin Isanti 2022, State Senate, District 28, General (Democratic-Farmer-Labor, Lost)
Birmingham, George Polk Isanti 1938, State Senate, District 44, Primary (Nonpartisan, Lost)
Blomgren, Theodore C. Isanti Isanti 1918, State Senate, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Won)
1914, State Senate, District 44, General (Nonpartisan, Won)