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Pine Springs, Minnesota

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Welcome to Pine Springs ...

The city of Pine Springs is located in Washington County.

A typical abbreviation for Pine Springs: Pine Spgs. (or less commonly used: Pine Spngs. or Pine Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pine Springs has a population of 396 people<1> (see below for details).

Pine Springs is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Pine Springs is within the (651) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Springs had a population of 408 people. This makes Pine Springs the county's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 408 people, the population of Pine Springs decreased 3.09% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 421 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pine Springs had an population of 396 people. This is a decrease of 2.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.94% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pine Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Blaine   [Map]   64,557   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coon Rapids   [Map]   62,656   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cottage Grove   [Map]   36,793   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Eagan   [Map]   66,627   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Inver Grove Heights   [Map]   35,392   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Minneapolis   [Map]   422,331   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pine Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Pine Springs - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Kentucky (2), Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee and Texas (3).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pine Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 Springs. 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 Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Springs ...

Looking for more information about Pine Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Pine Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pine Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pine Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Pine Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Springs.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Pine Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pine Springs) 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 Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0368, Longitude: -92.9540     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pine Springs.


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