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Welcome to Angus ...

Angus is located in Polk County<1>.

The location of Angus has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Angus: AYNG-gus<3>

Angus is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Angus is located in the (218) area code.

Communities Also Named Angus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Angus - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Quebec, Texas and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Angus.

Communities near Angus ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Angus.

  • East Grand Forks [Polk County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Grand Forks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Grand Forks
    • East Grand Forks [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Angus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,535 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Grand Forks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Grand Forks<6>
  • Warren [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
    • Warren [Marshall County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Angus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,552 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<6>
  • Argyle [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argyle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argyle
    • Argyle [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Angus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 642 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argyle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Argyle<6>
  • Fisher [Polk County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fisher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fisher
    • Fisher [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Angus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 419 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fisher
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alvarado [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alvarado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alvarado
      • Alvarado [Marshall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Angus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvarado
    • Viking [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viking have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viking
      • Viking [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Angus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 101 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viking
    • Euclid [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Euclid
      • Euclid [Polk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Angus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Euclid
    • Grand Forks [Grand Forks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Forks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Forks
      • Grand Forks [Grand Forks County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Angus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,839 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Forks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Forks<6>
    • Crookston [Polk County]
    • Oslo [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oslo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oslo
      • Oslo [Marshall County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the west of Angus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oslo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oslo<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Angus. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angus.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Angus. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Angus.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Angus. See our Newspapers Page for Angus.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angus ...

Looking for more information about Angus? 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 Angus, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Angus.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Polk County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Angus. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Polk County: www.co.polk.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Polk, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Angus. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angus - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Angus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0811, Longitude: -96.7031       In this case, the coordinates for Angus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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