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Echo, Minnesota

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The location of Echo

Welcome to Echo ...

The city of Echo is located in Yellow Medicine County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Echo has a population of 256 people<2> (see below for details).

Echo is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Echo is located in the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Echo: 56237<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Echo had a population of 278 people. This makes Echo the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 278 people, the population of Echo has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 278 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Echo had an population of 256 people. This is a decrease of 7.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.91% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Echo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Echo - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (4), Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Echo. 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 Echo. 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 Echo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Echo ...

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

Communities near Echo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Redwood Falls   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the East (E) of Echo

Located in Redwood County

Granite Falls   [Map]

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

Cottonwood   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Echo

Located in Lyon County

Renville   [Map]

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

Located in Renville County

Wabasso   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Echo

Located in Redwood County

Sacred Heart   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Echo

Located in Renville County

Danube   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Echo

Located in Renville County

Wood Lake   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Echo

Belview   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Echo

Located in Redwood County

Maynard   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Echo

Located in Chippewa County

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

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Echo - 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 Echo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Echo 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 'straight-line' (or 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- Echo) 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 Echo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Echo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6216, Longitude: -95.4115     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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