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Welcome to Wrenshall ...
The location of Wrenshall has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Wrenshall: WREN-shawl<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Wrenshall, you might consider that their post office opened in 1893.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wrenshall has a population of 427 people<4> (see below for details).
Wrenshall is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Wrenshall lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Wrenshall is located in the (218) area code.
The ZIP code for Wrenshall: 55797<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wrenshall had an population of 427 people. This is an increase of 7.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.64% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wrenshall had a population of 399 people. This makes Wrenshall the county's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 399 people, the population of Wrenshall increased 29.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 308 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wrenshall.
Communities near Wrenshall ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wrenshall.
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 Wrenshall. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wrenshall.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wrenshall. 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 Wrenshall.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wrenshall. See our Newspapers Page for Wrenshall.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wrenshall ...
Looking for more information about Wrenshall? 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 Wrenshall, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wrenshall.
Adding Wrenshall to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wrenshall in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Wrenshall was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>
For more details, see References and Mentions for Wrenshall.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Carlton County: www.co.carlton.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023