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The location of Ivanhoe

Welcome to Ivanhoe ...

The city of Ivanhoe is located in Lincoln County and is the County Seat for Lincoln County.

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

The pronunciation of Ivanhoe: EYE-van-hoh<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ivanhoe has a population of 536 people<3> (see below for details).

Ivanhoe is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Ivanhoe: (507)

The ZIP code for Ivanhoe: 56142<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ivanhoe had a population of 559 people (or 9.48% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Ivanhoe the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Ivanhoe represents 0.01% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 477th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 559 people, the population of Ivanhoe decreased 17.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 679 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ivanhoe had an population of 536 people. This is a decrease of 4.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.06% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ivanhoe ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Canby   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the North (N) of Ivanhoe

Located in Yellow Medicine County

Minneota   [Map]

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

Located in Lyon County

Tyler   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Ivanhoe

Elkton   [Map]

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

Located in Brookings County (SD)

Hendricks   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Ivanhoe

Lake Benton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Ivanhoe

White   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of Ivanhoe

Located in Brookings County (SD)

Lynd   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Ivanhoe

Located in Lyon County

Ghent   [Map]

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

Located in Lyon County

Russell   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Ivanhoe

Located in Lyon County

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

Communities Also Named Ivanhoe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Ivanhoe - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas (2), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Ivanhoe. 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 Ivanhoe. 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 Ivanhoe.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ivanhoe ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Ivanhoe. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ivanhoe.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ivanhoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>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 Ivanhoe). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ivanhoe or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ivanhoe) 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 Ivanhoe. 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 Ivanhoe

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ivanhoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4652, Longitude: -96.2521     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ivanhoe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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