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Rosemount, Minnesota

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Welcome to Rosemount ...

The city of Rosemount is located in Dakota County.

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

The pronunciation of Rosemount: ROHS-mownt<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Rosemount has a population of 24,607 people<3> (see below for details).

Rosemount is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Rosemount: (651)

The ZIP code for Rosemount: 55068<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rosemount had a population of 21,874 people (which is 5.49% of the total population of Dakota County). This makes Rosemount the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Rosemount represents 0.41% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 21,874 people, the population of Rosemount increased 49.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,619 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Rosemount had an population of 24,607 people. This is an increase of 12.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 68.32% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rosemount.

Communities Also Named Rosemount ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Rosemount - they are located in Ohio, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Websites for Rosemount ...

Official Website:

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 Rosemount. 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 Rosemount. 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 Rosemount.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rosemount ...

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

Communities near Rosemount ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Minneapolis   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the Northwest (NW) of Rosemount

Located in Hennepin County

Saint Paul   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Rosemount

Located in Ramsey County

Bloomington   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rosemount

Located in Hennepin County

Woodbury   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rosemount

Located in Washington County

Eagan   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rosemount

Lakeville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Rosemount

Burnsville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Rosemount

Apple Valley   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Rosemount

Edina   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rosemount

Located in Hennepin County

Maplewood   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Rosemount

Located in Ramsey County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Minnesota

About Dakota County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rosemount:

The official website for Dakota 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.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Rosemount. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rosemount.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rosemount - 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 Rosemount). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rosemount 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rosemount) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rosemount. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rosemount

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosemount. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7466, Longitude: -93.0661     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rosemount have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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