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Pine City, Minnesota

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The location of Pine City

Welcome to Pine City ...

The city of Pine City is located in Pine County and is the County Seat for Pine County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pine City has a population of 3,090 people<2> (see below for details).

Pine City is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Pine City: (320)

The ZIP code for Pine City: 55063<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine City had a population of 3,123 people (or 10.5% of the total population of Pine County). This makes Pine City the county's most populous community.

The population of Pine City represents 0.06% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 202nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,123 people, the population of Pine City increased 2.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,043 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pine City had an population of 3,090 people. This is a decrease of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.54% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pine City.

Communities near Pine City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Pine City and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Braham   [Map]   1,789   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Harris   [Map]   1,156   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hinckley   [Map]   1,857   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mora   [Map]   3,470   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rock Creek   [Map]   1,620   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Rush City   [Map]   3,156   S   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pine City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Pine City - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Missouri, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Washington.

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

See 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 Pine City. 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 Pine City. 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 Pine City. Our list includes 8 papers.

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

Websites for Pine City ...

Official Website:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Minnesota

About Pine County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pine City:

The official website for Pine 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 Pine City.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine City - 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 Pine City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pine City 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pine City) 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 Pine City. 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 Pine City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8308, Longitude: -92.9702     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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