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Welcome to Spring Grove ...

The city of Spring Grove is located in Houston County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Spring Grove: Spring Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Spring Grove has a population of 1,270 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Spring Grove.

Spring Grove is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Spring Grove: (507)

The ZIP code for Spring Grove: 55974<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spring Grove had an population of 1,270 people. This is a decrease of 4.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Spring Grove had a population of 1,330 people (or 6.99% of the total population of Houston County). This makes Spring Grove the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Spring Grove represents 0.03% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 315th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,330 people, the population of Spring Grove increased 1.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,304 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Spring Grove.

Communities Also Named Spring Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Spring Grove - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Spring Grove ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spring Grove.

  • Decorah [Winneshiek County]
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    • Decorah [Winneshiek County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,484 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decorah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decorah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decorah<7>
  • Caledonia [Houston County]
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    • Caledonia [Houston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,754 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<7>
  • Rushford [Fillmore County]
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    • Rushford [Fillmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,695 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rushford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rushford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rushford<7>
  • Harmony [Fillmore County]
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    • Harmony [Fillmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Spring Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 982 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harmony<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Houston [Houston County]
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      • Houston [Houston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 972 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<7>
    • Rushford Village [Fillmore County]
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      • Rushford Village [Fillmore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 838 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rushford Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rushford Village
    • Mabel [Fillmore County]
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      • Mabel [Fillmore County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 744 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mabel<7>
    • Lanesboro [Fillmore County]
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      • Lanesboro [Fillmore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 725 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lanesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lanesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lanesboro<7>
    • Hokah [Houston County]
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      • Hokah [Houston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hokah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hokah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hokah<7>
    • New Albin [Allamakee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Albin
      • New Albin [Allamakee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Spring Grove
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Albin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Albin<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 Spring Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spring Grove.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spring Grove. 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 Spring Grove.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spring Grove ...

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

Adding Spring Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Spring Grove 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 Spring Grove was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Houston County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Houston, 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 Spring Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spring Grove - 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 Spring Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spring Grove 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spring Grove) 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 Spring Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spring GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5607, Longitude: -91.6376       In this case, the coordinates for Spring Grove 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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