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Herman, Minnesota

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Welcome to Herman ...

The city of Herman is located in Grant County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Herman has a population of 442 people<2> (see below for details).

Herman is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Herman is located in the (320) area code.

The ZIP code for Herman: 56248<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Herman had a population of 437 people (which is 7.26% of the total population of Grant County). This makes Herman the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 437 people, the population of Herman decreased 3.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 452 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Herman had an population of 442 people. This is an increase of 1.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Herman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Herman - they are located in Arkansas, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Herman. 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 Herman. 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 Herman. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Herman ...

Looking for more information about Herman? 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.

Looking for more information about Herman? 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 Herman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Herman.

Communities near Herman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Morris   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Herman

Located in Stevens County

Wheaton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Herman

Located in Traverse County

Elbow Lake   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Herman

Hoffman   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Herman

Barrett   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Herman

Chokio   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Herman

Located in Stevens County

Donnelly   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Herman

Located in Stevens County

Wendell   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Herman

Alberta   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Herman

Located in Stevens County

Dumont   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Herman

Located in Traverse County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Minnesota

About Grant County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County:

The official website for State of Minnesota:

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 Herman.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Herman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8102, Longitude: -96.1402     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Herman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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