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Askov, Minnesota

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Welcome to Askov ...

The city of Askov is located in Pine County.

The pronunciation of Askov: AK-kohv<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Askov has a population of 354 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

Askov lies within the (320) area code.

The ZIP code for Askov: 55704<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Askov had a population of 364 people. This makes Askov the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 364 people, the population of Askov decreased 1.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 368 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Askov had an population of 354 people. This is a decrease of 2.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.8% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Askov.

Communities near Askov ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Askov and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bruno   [Map]   99   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Denham   [Map]   34   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Finlayson   [Map]   304   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hinckley   [Map]   1,857   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kerrick   [Map]   63   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Moose Lake   [Map]   2,798   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

See 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 Askov. 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 Askov. 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 Askov.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Askov ...

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

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Askov. 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.

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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 Askov.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Askov - 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 Askov). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Askov 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Askov) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Askov. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Askov

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Askov. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1888, Longitude: -92.7811     [Map].

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