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Welcome to Le Roy ...

The city of Le Roy is located in Mower County.

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

The pronunciation of Le Roy: lee-ROY<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Le Roy has a population of 935 people<3> (see below for details).

Le Roy is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Le Roy is located in the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Le Roy: 55951<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Le Roy had a population of 929 people. This makes Le Roy the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Le Roy represents 0.02% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 375th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 929 people, the population of Le Roy has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 925 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Le Roy had an population of 935 people. This is an increase of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.08% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Le Roy.

Communities near Le Roy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Spring Valley   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the Northeast (NE) of Le Roy

Located in Fillmore County

Grand Meadow   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Le Roy

Adams   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Le Roy

Riceville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Le Roy

Located in Howard County (IA)

Racine   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Le Roy

Elma   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Le Roy

Located in Howard County (IA)

Lime Springs   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Le Roy

Located in Howard County (IA)

Stacyville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Le Roy

Located in Mitchell County (IA)

Wykoff   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Le Roy

Located in Fillmore County

Rose Creek   [Map]

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

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

Communities Also Named Le Roy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Le Roy - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Le Roy. 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 Le Roy. 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 Le Roy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Le Roy ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Mower County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mower 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Le Roy. 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 Le Roy.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Le Roy - 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 Le Roy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Le Roy 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 from Point A (ie- Le Roy) 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 Le Roy. 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 Le Roy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Le Roy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5132, Longitude: -92.5076     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Le Roy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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