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Located in: Wright County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Maple Lk.

Time Zone: Maple Lake lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (320)

ZIP Code: 55358<1>

Elevation: 1,040 feet [316.99 m] above sea level<2>

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

Population

2018:<3>     2,155   (4.66% increase since 2010)  
2010:     2,059   (26.09% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,633

Total Area:<4>   2.26 sq. miles [5.9 km²]   - of which 1.37% is water (0.03 sq. miles [0.1 km²])

Housing Units:<5>   822

Official Website: www.maplelakemn.org/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<6>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Maple Lake. The point that we are using 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).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   45° 13' 59"
Lon:   -94° 0' 20"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<7>   Albion Center

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Maple Lake

GNIS ID:   2395840
FIPS State / Place Code:   27 / 40220

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Maple Lake)


About Wright County

The city of Buffalo is the County Seat for Wright County.

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

Population

2018:     136,349   (9.34% increase since 2010)  
2010:     124,700   (38.58% increase since 2000)
2000:     89,986

Total Area:   714 sq. miles [1,849.9 km²]   - of which 7.39% is water (52.8 sq. miles [136.8 km²])

Housing Units:   49,000

Official Website:   www.co.wright.mn.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Wright

GNIS ID:   659530
FIPS State / County Code:   27 / 171

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Maple Lake)


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 Maple Lake)

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The official website for Maple Lake: www.maplelakemn.org/

The official website for Wright County: www.co.wright.mn.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>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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<4>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Maple Lake. 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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<5>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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<6>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Maple Lake, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<7>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Maple Lake.

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