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Cedar, Minnesota

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The location of Cedar

Welcome to Cedar ...

Cedar is located in Anoka County.

The location of Cedar has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Cedar is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Cedar is located in the (763) area code.

The ZIP code for Cedar: 55011<3>

Communities Also Named Cedar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Cedar - they are located in Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (5), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Montana, Nevada (3), North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).

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

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 Cedar. 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 Cedar. 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 Cedar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar ...

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

Communities near Cedar ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Brooklyn Park   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the South (S) of Cedar

Located in Hennepin County

Maple Grove   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cedar

Located in Hennepin County

Blaine   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Cedar

Coon Rapids   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Cedar

Andover   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cedar

Brooklyn Center   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Cedar

Located in Hennepin County

Fridley   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Cedar

Shoreview   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Cedar

Located in Ramsey County

Ramsey   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cedar

Champlin   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Cedar

Located in Hennepin County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cedar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 community (such as Cedar). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cedar or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cedar) 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 Cedar. 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 Cedar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3197, Longitude: -93.2861     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Cedar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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