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Red Wing, Minnesota
Welcome to Red Wing ...
The location of Red Wing has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Red Wing refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Red Wingite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Red Wing has a population of 16,412 people<3> (see below for details).
Red Wing is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Red Wing lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Red Wing is within the (651) area code.
The ZIP code for Red Wing: 55066<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Red Wing had a population of 16,459 people (or 35.64% of the total population of Goodhue County). This makes Red Wing the county's most populous community.
The population of Red Wing represents 0.31% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,459 people, the population of Red Wing increased 2.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 16,116 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Red Wing had an population of 16,412 people. This is a decrease of 0.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.84% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Red Wing.
Communities near Red Wing ...
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 if driven.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Red Wing.
Communities Also Named Red Wing ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Red Wing - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Nebraska and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Red Wing.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Websites for Red Wing ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Wing ...
Looking for more information about Red Wing? 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 Red Wing, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Red Wing.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Red Wing: www.red-wing.org/
The official website for Goodhue County: www.co.goodhue.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019