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Welcome to Dundas ...

The city of Dundas is located in Rice County.

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

The pronunciation of Dundas: DUHN-duhs<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Dundas has a population of 1,594 people<3> (see below for details).

Dundas is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Dundas is located in the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Dundas: 55019<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dundas had a population of 1,367 people. This makes Dundas the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Dundas represents 0.03% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 309th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,367 people, the population of Dundas increased 149.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 547 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Dundas had an population of 1,594 people. This is an increase of 16.61% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 191.41% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Dundas ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Dundas - they are located in Illinois, New Brunswick, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Dundas. 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 Dundas. 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 Dundas.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dundas ...

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

Communities near Dundas ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lakeville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the North (N) of Dundas

Located in Dakota County

Faribault   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Dundas

Farmington   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Dundas

Located in Dakota County

New Prague   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dundas

Located in Scott County

Elko New Market   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dundas

Located in Scott County

Lonsdale   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Dundas

Cannon Falls   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Dundas

Located in Goodhue County

Montgomery   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Dundas

Located in Le Sueur County

Kenyon   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Dundas

Located in Goodhue County

Medford   [Map]

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

Located in Steele County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Minnesota

About Rice County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rice County: www.co.rice.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Dundas. 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.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dundas.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dundas - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dundas) 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 Dundas. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dundas

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dundas. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4281, Longitude: -93.2059     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dundas have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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