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Welcome to McGregor ...

The city of McGregor is located in Aitkin County.

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

The pronunciation of McGregor: muh-GREG-er<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, McGregor has a population of 366 people<3> (see below for details).

McGregor is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

McGregor lies within the (218) area code.

The ZIP code for McGregor: 55760<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, McGregor had a population of 391 people. This makes McGregor the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 391 people, the population of McGregor decreased 3.22% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 404 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, McGregor had an population of 366 people. This is a decrease of 6.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.41% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near McGregor ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Aitkin   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the West (W) of McGregor

Palisade   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of McGregor

Wright   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of McGregor

Located in Carlton County

Tamarack   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of McGregor

Unorganized Territory of Jewett   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of McGregor

Unorganized Territory of Davidson   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of McGregor

Cromwell   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of McGregor

Located in Carlton County

Unorganized Territory of Northwest Aitkin   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of McGregor

Kettle River   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of McGregor

Located in Carlton County

Denham   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of McGregor

Located in Pine County

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

Communities Also Named McGregor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named McGregor - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, North Dakota, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

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 McGregor. 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 McGregor. 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 McGregor.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McGregor ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Aitkin County: www.co.aitkin.mn.us/

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

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 McGregor. 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 McGregor.

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for McGregor. 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 McGregor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McGregor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6087, Longitude: -93.3063     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for McGregor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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