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Welcome to Ironton ...

The city of Ironton is located in Crow Wing County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ironton has a population of 561 people<1> (see below for details).

Ironton is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ironton: (218)

The ZIP code for Ironton: 56455<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ironton had a population of 572 people. This makes Ironton the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Ironton represents 0.01% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 474th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 572 people, the population of Ironton increased 14.86% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 498 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ironton had an population of 561 people. This is a decrease of 1.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.65% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ironton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ironton and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Aitkin   [Map]   2,016   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Baxter   [Map]   8,278   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brainerd   [Map]   13,428   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Breezy Point   [Map]   2,381   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Crosslake   [Map]   2,251   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
East Gull Lake   [Map]   1,022   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ironton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Ironton - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ironton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ironton. 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 Ironton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ironton ...

Looking for more information about Ironton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ironton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ironton.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Crow Wing County: www.co.crow-wing.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: www.state.mn.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ironton.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ironton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Ironton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ironton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Ironton. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ironton) 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 Ironton. 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 Ironton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ironton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4812, Longitude: -93.9978     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ironton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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