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Welcome to Felton ...

The city of Felton is located in Clay County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Felton has a population of 172 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Felton is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Felton is located in the (218) area code.

The ZIP code for Felton: 56536<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Felton had an population of 172 people. This is a decrease of 2.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Felton had a population of 177 people. This makes Felton the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 177 people, the population of Felton decreased 18.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 216 people).

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

Communities Also Named Felton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Felton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Delaware, Georgia, Michigan, Ontario and Pennsylvania (2).

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

Communities near Felton ...

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

  • Moorhead [Clay County]
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    • Moorhead [Clay County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Felton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,016 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moorhead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moorhead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moorhead<7>
  • Dilworth [Clay County]
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    • Dilworth [Clay County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Felton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dilworth have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dilworth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dilworth<7>
  • Hawley [Clay County]
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    • Hawley [Clay County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Felton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hawley<7>
  • Ada [Norman County]
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    • Ada [Norman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Felton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,556 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ada have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ada<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glyndon [Clay County]
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      • Glyndon [Clay County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,385 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glyndon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glyndon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glyndon<7>
    • Harwood [Cass County]
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      • Harwood [Cass County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harwood<7>
    • Twin Valley [Norman County]
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      • Twin Valley [Norman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 750 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Valley
    • Ulen [Clay County]
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      • Ulen [Clay County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ulen<7>
    • Hendrum [Norman County]
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      • Hendrum [Norman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendrum
    • Hitterdal [Clay County]
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      • Hitterdal [Clay County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Felton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hitterdal have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hitterdal

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 Felton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Felton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Felton. 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 Felton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Felton ...

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

Adding Felton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Felton 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 Felton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clay County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clay County: www.co.clay.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 Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Felton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Felton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Felton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Felton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Felton) 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 Felton. 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 FeltonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Felton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0780, Longitude: -96.5051    
<6>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.
<7>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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