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Battle Lake, Minnesota
Welcome to Battle Lake ...
The city of Battle Lake is located in Otter Tail County.
The location of Battle Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Battle Lake: Battle Lk.
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Battle Lake has a population of 931 people<2> (see below for details).
Battle Lake is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Battle Lake lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Battle Lake lies within the (218) area code.
The ZIP code for Battle Lake: 56515<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Battle Lake had a population of 875 people. This makes Battle Lake the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Battle Lake represents 0.02% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 379th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 875 people, the population of Battle Lake increased 27.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 686 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Battle Lake had an population of 931 people. This is an increase of 6.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.71% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Battle Lake.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Battle Lake:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Battle Lake ...
Looking for more information about Battle Lake? 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 Battle Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Battle Lake.
Communities near Battle Lake ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the West (W) of Battle Lake
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Battle Lake
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Battle Lake
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Battle Lake
Located in Douglas County
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Battle Lake
Located in Grant County
Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Battle Lake
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Battle Lake
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Battle Lake
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Battle Lake
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Battle Lake
Located in Douglas County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Battle Lake.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Otter Tail County: www.co.otter-tail.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 Jan 2020