A small village located in the southwest part of the state, Taunton, Minnesota, has a total of 139 per the latest census numbers. The town occupies an area of just over one square mile. Homes are modest, on average size lots, and home values as well as median incomes are below the state average. Taunton has almost one-quarter of its residents that live below the poverty level.
Today, this small town is home to a US Post Office, a bank, and several other small businesses. If you love living in or visiting a place with ample hunting, fishing, and beautiful wide open spaces teaming with wildlife, it would be hard to beat this place.