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Welcome to Twin Valley ...

The city of Twin Valley is located in Norman County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Twin Valley: Twin Vly. (or less commonly used: Twin Vally. or Twin Vlly.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Twin Valley has a population of 757 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Twin Valley.

Twin Valley is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Twin Valley: (218)

The ZIP code for Twin Valley: 56584<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Twin Valley had an population of 757 people. This is a decrease of 7.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Twin Valley had a population of 821 people (or 11.98% of the total population of Norman County). This makes Twin Valley the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Twin Valley represents 0.02% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 390th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 821 people, the population of Twin Valley decreased 5.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 865 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Twin Valley.

Communities Also Named Twin Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Twin Valley - they are located in Ohio, Saskatchewan and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Twin Valley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Twin Valley.

  • Ada [Norman County]
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    • Ada [Norman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Twin Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,556 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ada have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ada<7>
  • Mahnomen [Mahnomen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mahnomen
    • Mahnomen [Mahnomen County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Twin Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,220 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mahnomen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mahnomen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mahnomen<7>
  • Fertile [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fertile
    • Fertile [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Twin Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fertile
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fertile<7>
  • Ulen [Clay County]
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    • Ulen [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Twin Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 544 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ulen<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Waubun [Mahnomen County]
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      • Waubun [Mahnomen County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waubun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waubun
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waubun<7>
    • Hitterdal [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hitterdal
      • Hitterdal [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 213 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hitterdal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hitterdal
    • Gary [Norman County]
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      • Gary [Norman County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gary<7>
    • Ogema [Becker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ogema
      • Ogema [Becker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 183 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogema have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogema
    • Felton [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Felton
      • Felton [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 171 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Felton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Felton<7>
    • Borup [Norman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borup
      • Borup [Norman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Twin Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 103 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borup

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 Twin Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Twin Valley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Twin Valley ...

Looking for more information about Twin Valley? 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.

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

Adding Twin Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Norman County: www.co.norman.mn.us/

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 Norman, 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 Twin Valley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Twin Valley - 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 Twin Valley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Twin Valley 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Twin Valley) 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 Twin Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Twin ValleyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Twin Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2588, Longitude: -96.2589       In this case, the coordinates for Twin Valley 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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