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Claremont, Minnesota

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The location of Claremont

Welcome to Claremont ...

The city of Claremont is located in Dodge County.

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

The pronunciation of Claremont: KLAYR-mawnt<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Claremont has a population of 538 people<3> (see below for details).

Claremont is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Claremont: (507)

The ZIP code for Claremont: 55924<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Claremont had a population of 548 people. This makes Claremont the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Claremont represents 0.01% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 482nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 548 people, the population of Claremont decreased 11.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 620 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Claremont had an population of 538 people. This is a decrease of 1.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.23% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Claremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Claremont - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

Websites for Claremont ...

Official Website:

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 Claremont. 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 Claremont. 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 Claremont.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claremont ...

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

Communities near Claremont ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Owatonna   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the West (W) of Claremont

Located in Steele County

Kasson   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Claremont

Byron   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Claremont

Located in Olmsted County

Rice Lake   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Claremont

Located in Steele County

Dodge Center   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Claremont

Blooming Prairie   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Claremont

Located in Steele County

Kenyon   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Claremont

Located in Goodhue County

Hayfield   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Claremont

Medford   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Claremont

Located in Steele County

Mantorville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Claremont

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

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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.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Claremont. 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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Claremont.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Claremont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Claremont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Claremont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Claremont) 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 Claremont. 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 Claremont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claremont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0452, Longitude: -92.9983     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Claremont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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