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Hanska, Minnesota

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The location of Hanska

Welcome to Hanska ...

The city of Hanska is located in Brown County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Hanska has a population of 375 people<2> (see below for details).

Hanska is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Hanska: (507)

The ZIP code for Hanska: 56041<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hanska had a population of 402 people. This makes Hanska the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 402 people, the population of Hanska decreased 9.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 443 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Hanska had an population of 375 people. This is a decrease of 6.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

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 Hanska. 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 Hanska. 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 Hanska.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanska ...

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

Communities near Hanska ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Ulm   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the North (N) of Hanska

Saint James   [Map]

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

Located in Watonwan County

Sleepy Eye   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Hanska

Lake Crystal   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Hanska

Located in Blue Earth County

Madelia   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Hanska

Located in Watonwan County

Nicollet   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hanska

Located in Nicollet County

Courtland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Hanska

Located in Nicollet County

Butterfield   [Map]

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

Located in Watonwan County

Lewisville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Hanska

Located in Watonwan County

Darfur   [Map]

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

Located in Watonwan County

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

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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 Hanska.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hanska - 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 Hanska). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hanska 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hanska) 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 Hanska. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hanska

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanska. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1488, Longitude: -94.4944     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hanska have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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