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Welcome to Assumption ...

Assumption is primarily located in Carver County<1>. A portion of Assumption extends into Sibley County.

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

Assumption is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Assumption is located in the (952) area code.

Communities Also Named Assumption ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Assumption - they are located in Alberta, Illinois, Nebraska, Ohio and Ontario.

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

Communities near Assumption ...

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

  • Chaska [Carver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chaska
    • Chaska [Carver County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Assumption
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,989 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chaska
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chaska<5>
  • Chanhassen [Carver County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chanhassen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chanhassen
    • Chanhassen [Carver County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Assumption
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chanhassen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chanhassen<5>
  • Waconia [Carver County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waconia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waconia
    • Waconia [Carver County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Assumption
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,370 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waconia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waconia<5>
  • Victoria [Carver County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Victoria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Victoria
    • Victoria [Carver County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Assumption
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,206 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Victoria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Victoria<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Prague [Scott County]
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      • New Prague [Scott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,263 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Prague<5>
    • Minnetrista [Hennepin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minnetrista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minnetrista
      • Minnetrista [Hennepin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,130 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minnetrista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minnetrista<5>
    • Belle Plaine [Scott County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Plaine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle Plaine
      • Belle Plaine [Scott County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle Plaine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle Plaine<5>
    • Jordan [Scott County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jordan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jordan
      • Jordan [Scott County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,402 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jordan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jordan<5>
    • Glencoe [McLeod County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glencoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glencoe
      • Glencoe [McLeod County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,544 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glencoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glencoe<5>
    • Carver [Carver County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carver
      • Carver [Carver County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Assumption
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,046 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carver
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carver<5>

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 Assumption. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Assumption.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Assumption. 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 Assumption.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assumption ...

Looking for more information about Assumption? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Assumption, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Assumption.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Carver County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carver County: www.co.carver.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 Carver, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Assumption - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Assumption) 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 Assumption. 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 Assumption

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Assumption. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6880, Longitude: -93.8889       In this case, the coordinates for Assumption have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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