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Located in: Lake of the Woods County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Long Pt.

Time Zone: Long Point lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (218)

Elevation: 1,060 feet [323.09 m] above sea level<1>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Long Point)

Population

2018:<2>     39   (9.3% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     43

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Long Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.9772, Longitude: -94.9599     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Long Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   48° 58' 37"
Lon:   -94° 57' 35"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Williams NW

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Long Point

GNIS ID:   647137
FIPS State / Place Code:   27 / 38042

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Long Point)


About Lake of the Woods County

The community of Baudette is the County Seat for Lake of the Woods County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lake of the Woods)

Population

2018:     3,758   (7.1% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     4,045   (10.55% decrease since 2000)
2000:     4,522

Total Area:<5>   1,774 sq. miles [4,596.4 km²]   - of which 26.87% is water (476.8 sq. miles [1,234.9 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   3,672

Official Website:   www.co.lake-of-the-woods.mn.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lake of the Woods

GNIS ID:   659483
FIPS State / County Code:   27 / 077

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Long Point)


About Minnesota

From the US Census

Population

2018:     5,611,179   (5.79% increase since 2010)  
2010:     5,303,925   (7.81% increase since 2000)
2000:     4,919,479

Websites for State of Minnesota

Official Website:   https://mn.gov/
Tourism:   https://www.exploreminnesota.com/
Parks:   https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/
Fishing:   https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/fishing/
Hunting:   https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Minnesota

GNIS ID:   662849
FIPS State:   27

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Long Point)

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The official website for Lake of the Woods County: www.co.lake-of-the-woods.mn.us/

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Long Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2018.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Long Point, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Long Point.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Long Point. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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