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Welcome to Kennedy ...

The city of Kennedy is located in Kittson County<1>.

The location of Kennedy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Kennedy has a population of 185 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Kennedy.

Kennedy is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Kennedy: (218)

The ZIP code for Kennedy: 56733<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kennedy had an population of 185 people. This is a decrease of 4.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kennedy had a population of 193 people. This makes Kennedy the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 193 people, the population of Kennedy decreased 24.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 255 people).

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

Communities Also Named Kennedy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Kennedy - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia (2), California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Kennedy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kennedy.

  • Hallock [Kittson County]
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    • Hallock [Kittson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Kennedy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallock<7>
  • Drayton [Pembina County]
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    • Drayton [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Kennedy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drayton<7>
  • Karlstad [Kittson County]
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    • Karlstad [Kittson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Kennedy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 706 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Karlstad have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Karlstad
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Karlstad<7>
  • Stephen [Marshall County]
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    • Stephen [Marshall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Kennedy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 645 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephen<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lancaster [Kittson County]
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      • Lancaster [Kittson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Kennedy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<7>
    • Lake Bronson [Kittson County]
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      • Lake Bronson [Kittson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Kennedy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 199 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Bronson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Bronson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Bronson<7>
    • Halma [Kittson County]
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      • Halma [Kittson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Kennedy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halma<7>
    • Donaldson [Kittson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donaldson
      • Donaldson [Kittson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Kennedy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldson
    • Bowesmont [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowesmont
      • Bowesmont [Pembina County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Kennedy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowesmont
    • Pittsburgh [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
      • Pittsburgh [Pembina County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Kennedy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh

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 Kennedy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kennedy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kennedy. 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 Kennedy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kennedy. See our Newspapers Page for Kennedy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kennedy ...

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

Adding Kennedy to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Kennedy 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 Kennedy was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Kennedy on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Minnesota (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kennedy on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Kittson County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Kittson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kennedy.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kennedy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Kennedy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kennedy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kennedy) 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 Kennedy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KennedyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kennedy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6427, Longitude: -96.9106       In this case, the coordinates for Kennedy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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