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Clarks Grove, Minnesota

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The location of Clarks Grove

Welcome to Clarks Grove ...

The city of Clarks Grove is located in Freeborn County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Clarks Grove: Clarks Grv.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Clarks Grove for more information about variations on the name of Clarks Grove.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Clarks Grove has a population of 689 people<2> (see below for details).

Clarks Grove is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Clarks Grove lies within the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Clarks Grove: 56016<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarks Grove had a population of 706 people. This makes Clarks Grove the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Clarks Grove represents 0.01% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 424th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 706 people, the population of Clarks Grove decreased 3.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 734 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Clarks Grove had an population of 689 people. This is a decrease of 2.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.13% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarks Grove.

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 Clarks Grove. 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 Clarks Grove. 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 Clarks Grove.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarks Grove ...

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

Communities near Clarks Grove ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Austin   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Clarks Grove

Located in Mower County

Albert Lea   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Clarks Grove

Blooming Prairie   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Clarks Grove

Located in Steele County

New Richland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Clarks Grove

Located in Waseca County

Ellendale   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Clarks Grove

Located in Steele County

Alden   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Clarks Grove

Glenville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Clarks Grove

Geneva   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Clarks Grove

Emmons   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Clarks Grove

Hartland   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Clarks Grove

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Freeborn County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Freeborn County:

The official website for State of Minnesota:

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clarks Grove.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clarks Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Clarks Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clarks Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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 from Point A (ie- Clarks Grove) 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 Clarks Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clarks Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarks Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7632, Longitude: -93.3276     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clarks Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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