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The location of Saint Ansgar

Welcome to Saint Ansgar ...

The city of Saint Ansgar is located in Mitchell County.

The location of Saint Ansgar has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Saint Ansgar: St. Ansgar

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Saint Ansgar has a population of 1,119 people<2> (see below for details).

Saint Ansgar is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Saint Ansgar lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Saint Ansgar lies within the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Saint Ansgar: 50472<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Ansgar had a population of 1,107 people (or 10.27% of the total population of Mitchell County). This makes Saint Ansgar the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Saint Ansgar represents 0.04% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 259th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,107 people, the population of Saint Ansgar increased 7.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,031 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Saint Ansgar had an population of 1,119 people. This is an increase of 1.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.54% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Ansgar.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Ansgar. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Ansgar. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Ansgar.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Ansgar:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Ansgar ...

Looking for more information about Saint Ansgar? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Ansgar, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Ansgar.

Communities near Saint Ansgar ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Osage   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Saint Ansgar

Northwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Worth County

Nora Springs   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Floyd County

Manly   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Worth County

Adams   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Mower County (MN)

Riceville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Howard County

Lyle   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Mower County (MN)

Stacyville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Saint Ansgar

Rose Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Mower County (MN)

Plymouth   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Saint Ansgar

Located in Cerro Gordo County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint Ansgar.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Ansgar.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Ansgar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Saint Ansgar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Ansgar or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Ansgar) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Ansgar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Ansgar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Ansgar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3791, Longitude: -92.9198     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saint Ansgar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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