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Blue Earth, Minnesota
Welcome to Blue Earth ...
The location of Blue Earth has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Blue Earth has a population of 3,133 people<2> (see below for details).
The city of Blue Earth was named Blue Earth City before it was changed to Blue Earth.
Blue Earth is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Blue Earth lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Blue Earth: (507)
The ZIP code for Blue Earth: 56013<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blue Earth had a population of 3,353 people (or 23.04% of the total population of Faribault County). This makes Blue Earth the county's most populous community.
The population of Blue Earth represents 0.06% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,353 people, the population of Blue Earth decreased 7.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,621 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Blue Earth had an population of 3,133 people. This is a decrease of 6.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.48% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blue Earth.
Websites for Blue Earth ...
Official Website: www.be.blue-earth.mn.us/
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 Blue Earth:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Earth ...
Looking for more information about Blue Earth? 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 Blue Earth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blue Earth.
Communities near Blue Earth ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the West (W) of Blue Earth
Located in Martin County
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Blue Earth
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Blue Earth
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Blue Earth
Located in Winnebago County (IA)
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Blue Earth
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Blue Earth
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Blue Earth
Located in Blue Earth County
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Blue Earth
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Blue Earth
Located in Martin County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Blue Earth
Located in Kossuth County (IA)
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Blue Earth.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Blue Earth: www.be.blue-earth.mn.us/
The official website for Faribault County: www.co.faribault.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Nov 2019