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Welcome to Zumbrota ...

The city of Zumbrota is located in Goodhue County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Zumbrota: zuhm-BROH-tuh<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Zumbrota has a population of 3,504 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Zumbrota is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The telephone area code for Zumbrota: (507)

The ZIP code for Zumbrota: 55992<6>

Websites for Zumbrota ...

Official Website: www.ci.zumbrota.mn.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Zumbrota had an population of 3,504 people. This is an increase of 7.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.64% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Zumbrota had a population of 3,252 people (or 7.04% of the total population of Goodhue County). This makes Zumbrota the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Zumbrota represents 0.06% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 199th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,252 people, the population of Zumbrota increased 16.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,789 people).

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

Adding Zumbrota to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities near Zumbrota ...

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

  • Kasson [Dodge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kasson
    • Kasson [Dodge County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the south of Zumbrota
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kasson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kasson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kasson<8>
  • Byron [Olmsted County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byron
    • Byron [Olmsted County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Zumbrota
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,691 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byron<8>
  • Cannon Falls [Goodhue County]
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    • Cannon Falls [Goodhue County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Zumbrota
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,022 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cannon Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cannon Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cannon Falls<8>
  • Pine Island [Goodhue County]
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    • Pine Island [Goodhue County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the south of Zumbrota
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,486 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Island<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kenyon [Goodhue County]
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      • Kenyon [Goodhue County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the west of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,788 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenyon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenyon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenyon<8>
    • Oronoco [Olmsted County]
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      • Oronoco [Olmsted County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,532 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oronoco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oronoco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oronoco<8>
    • Mantorville [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantorville
      • Mantorville [Dodge County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantorville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantorville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mantorville<8>
    • Goodhue [Goodhue County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodhue
      • Goodhue [Goodhue County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the north of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodhue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodhue
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodhue<8>
    • Wanamingo [Goodhue County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wanamingo
      • Wanamingo [Goodhue County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the west of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,075 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wanamingo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wanamingo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wanamingo<8>
    • Mazeppa [Wabasha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mazeppa
      • Mazeppa [Wabasha County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the east of Zumbrota
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mazeppa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mazeppa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mazeppa<8>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Zumbrota. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Zumbrota.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zumbrota ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Minnesota

About Goodhue County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Zumbrota: www.ci.zumbrota.mn.us/

The official website for Goodhue County: www.co.goodhue.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 Goodhue, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Zumbrota. 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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Zumbrota.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zumbrota - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 Zumbrota). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Zumbrota or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Zumbrota) 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 Zumbrota. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ZumbrotaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Zumbrota. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2944, Longitude: -92.6727       In this case, the coordinates for Zumbrota have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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