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Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota
Welcome to Sturgeon Lake ...
The pronunciation of Sturgeon Lake: STER-juhn<2>
A typical abbreviation for Sturgeon Lake: Sturgeon Lk.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sturgeon Lake has a population of 426 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sturgeon Lake.
Sturgeon Lake is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sturgeon Lake lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Sturgeon Lake is located in the (218) area code.
The ZIP code for Sturgeon Lake: 55783<5>
Websites for Sturgeon Lake ...
Official Website: www.ci.sturgeon-lake.mn.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sturgeon Lake had an population of 426 people. This is a decrease of 2.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sturgeon Lake had a population of 439 people. This makes Sturgeon Lake the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 439 people, the population of Sturgeon Lake increased 26.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 347 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sturgeon Lake.
Communities Also Named Sturgeon Lake ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sturgeon Lake - it's located in Saskatchewan.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sturgeon Lake.
Communities near Sturgeon Lake ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sturgeon Lake.
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 Sturgeon Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sturgeon Lake.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sturgeon Lake. 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 Sturgeon Lake.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sturgeon Lake. See our Newspapers Page for Sturgeon Lake.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sturgeon Lake ...
Looking for more information about Sturgeon Lake? 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 Sturgeon Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sturgeon Lake.
Adding Sturgeon Lake to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sturgeon Lake 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 Sturgeon Lake was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Sturgeon Lake on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Minnesota (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sturgeon Lake on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sturgeon Lake: www.ci.sturgeon-lake.mn.us/
The official website for Pine County: www.pinecounty.org/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022