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Welcome to Johnson ...
The location of Johnson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Johnson has a population of 27 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Johnson.
Johnson is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Johnson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Johnson lies within the (320) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Johnson had an population of 27 people. This is a decrease of 6.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.63% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Johnson had a population of 29 people. This makes Johnson the county's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 29 people, the population of Johnson decreased 9.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 32 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Johnson.
Communities Also Named Johnson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Minnesota communities named Johnson: This one is located in Big Stone County and the other is located in Becker County.
Beyond Minnesota, there are 61 communities that are also named Johnson - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona, Arkansas (2), British Columbia (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (3), Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Michigan (4), Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Tennessee, Texas (3), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Johnson.
Communities near Johnson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Johnson.
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 Johnson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Johnson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Johnson. 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 Johnson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Johnson. See our Newspapers Page for Johnson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Johnson ...
Looking for more information about Johnson? 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 Johnson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Johnson.
Adding Johnson to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Johnson 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 Johnson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Johnson on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Johnson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Big Stone County: www.bigstonecounty.org/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022