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Welcome to Pine Island ...

The city of Pine Island is primarily located in Goodhue County<1>. A portion of Pine Island extends into Olmsted County.

The location of Pine Island has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Pine Island: Pine Is. (in Canada, 'Isld.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pine Island has a population of 3,483 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Pine Island.

Pine Island is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Pine Island lies within the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Pine Island: 55963<5>

Websites for Pine Island ...

Official Website: www.cc.pineislandmn.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pine Island had an population of 3,483 people. This is an increase of 6.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 49.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Island had a population of 3,263 people (or 7.07% of the total population of Goodhue County). This makes Pine Island the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Pine Island represents 0.06% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 198th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,263 people, the population of Pine Island increased 39.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,337 people).

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

Adding Pine Island to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pine Island in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Pine Island was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pine Island on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Pine Island ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Pine Island - they are located in Florida (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Pine Island ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pine Island.

  • Rochester [Olmsted County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochester
    • Rochester [Olmsted County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Pine Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119,862 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<7>
  • Kasson [Dodge County]
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    • Kasson [Dodge County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Pine Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kasson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kasson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kasson<7>
  • Byron [Olmsted County]
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    • Byron [Olmsted County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Pine Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,691 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byron<7>
  • Zumbrota [Goodhue County]
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    • Zumbrota [Goodhue County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Pine Island
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zumbrota have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zumbrota
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zumbrota<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dodge Center [Dodge County]
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      • Dodge Center [Dodge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodge Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodge Center
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dodge Center<7>
    • Kenyon [Goodhue County]
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      • Kenyon [Goodhue County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,788 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenyon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenyon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenyon<7>
    • Oronoco [Olmsted County]
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      • Oronoco [Olmsted County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,532 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oronoco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oronoco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oronoco<7>
    • Mantorville [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantorville
      • Mantorville [Dodge County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantorville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantorville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mantorville<7>
    • Goodhue [Goodhue County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodhue
      • Goodhue [Goodhue County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodhue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodhue
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodhue<7>
    • Wanamingo [Goodhue County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wanamingo
      • Wanamingo [Goodhue County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Pine Island
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,075 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wanamingo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wanamingo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wanamingo<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pine Island. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pine Island.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pine Island. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Pine Island.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pine Island. See our Newspapers Page for Pine Island.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Island ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Minnesota

About Goodhue County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pine Island: www.cc.pineislandmn.com/

The official website for Goodhue County: www.co.goodhue.mn.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Goodhue, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Island.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Island - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Pine Island). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pine Island or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pine Island) 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 Island. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine IslandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2038, Longitude: -92.6471       In this case, the coordinates for Pine Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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