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The location of Maple Lake

Welcome to Maple Lake ...

The city of Maple Lake is located in Wright County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Maple Lake: Maple Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Maple Lake has a population of 2,155 people<2> (see below for details).

Maple Lake is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Maple Lake lies within the (320) area code.

The ZIP code for Maple Lake: 55358<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Maple Lake had a population of 2,059 people. This makes Maple Lake the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Maple Lake represents 0.04% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 256th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,059 people, the population of Maple Lake increased 26.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,633 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Maple Lake had an population of 2,155 people. This is an increase of 4.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.97% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Maple Lake.

Communities near Maple Lake ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Saint Michael   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the East (E) of Maple Lake

Otsego   [Map]

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

Buffalo   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Maple Lake

Monticello   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Maple Lake

Big Lake   [Map]

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

Located in Sherburne County

Albertville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Maple Lake

Delano   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Maple Lake

Becker   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Maple Lake

Located in Sherburne County

Rockford   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Maple Lake

Saint Augusta   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Maple Lake

Located in Stearns County

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

Communities Also Named Maple Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Maple Lake - they are located in Michigan, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Websites for Maple Lake ...

Official Website:

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 Maple Lake. 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 Maple Lake. 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 Maple Lake.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maple Lake ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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The official website for Wright 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Maple Lake.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maple Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Maple Lake). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Maple Lake or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Maple Lake) 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 Maple Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Maple Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maple Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2333, Longitude: -94.0056     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Maple Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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