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Welcome to Elba ...

The city of Elba is located in Winona County<1>.

The location of Elba has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elba has a population of 157 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Elba.

Elba is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Elba is within the boundaries of the (507) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elba had an population of 157 people. This is an increase of 3.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elba had a population of 152 people. This makes Elba the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 152 people, the population of Elba decreased 28.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 214 people).

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

Communities Also Named Elba ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Elba - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Elba ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Elba.

  • Winona [Winona County]
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    • Winona [Winona County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Elba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,545 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<6>
  • Goodview [Winona County]
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    • Goodview [Winona County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Elba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Saint Charles [Winona County]
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    • Saint Charles [Winona County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Elba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,768 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Charles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles<6>
  • Plainview [Wabasha County]
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    • Plainview [Wabasha County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Elba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,292 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainview<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chatfield [Fillmore County]
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      • Chatfield [Fillmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chatfield<6>
    • Wabasha [Wabasha County]
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      • Wabasha [Wabasha County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wabasha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wabasha<6>
    • Eyota [Olmsted County]
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      • Eyota [Olmsted County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,992 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eyota have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eyota<6>
    • Lewiston [Winona County]
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      • Lewiston [Winona County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewiston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewiston<6>
    • Elgin [Wabasha County]
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      • Elgin [Wabasha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elgin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elgin<6>
    • Buffalo City [Buffalo County]
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      • Buffalo City [Buffalo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Elba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Elba. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elba.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Elba. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Elba.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Elba. See our Newspapers Page for Elba.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elba ...

Looking for more information about Elba? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Elba, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Elba.

Adding Elba to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Elba in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Elba was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elba on our Genealogy Page.

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About Winona County

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

The official website for Winona County: www.co.winona.mn.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Winona, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Elba.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elba - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elba) 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 Elba. 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 ElbaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0864, Longitude: -92.0183       In this case, the coordinates for Elba have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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