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Welcome to Minneapolis ...
The pronunciation of Minneapolis: min-ee-AP-poh-lis<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Minneapolis has a population of 422,331 people<2> (see below for details).
Minneapolis was established in 1856.
The community of Minneapolis is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Minneapolis lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Minneapolis is within the (612) area code.
The ZIP codes for Minneapolis: 55401-55421, 55422-55434, 55435-55450, 55454-55455, 55458-55460, 55468, 55470, 55472, 55474, 55478-55480, 55483-55488<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Minneapolis had a population of 382,578 people (or 33.2% of the total population of Hennepin County). This makes Minneapolis the county's most populous community.
The population of Minneapolis represents 7.21% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 382,578 people, the population of Minneapolis has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 382,618 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Minneapolis had an population of 422,331 people. This is an increase of 10.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.38% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Minneapolis.
Communities near Minneapolis ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Minneapolis.
Communities Also Named Minneapolis ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Minneapolis - they are located in Colorado, Kansas and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Minneapolis.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Minneapolis:
Websites for Minneapolis ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Minneapolis ...
Looking for more information about Minneapolis? 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 Minneapolis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Minneapolis.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Minneapolis: www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/
The official website for Hennepin County: www.hennepin.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019