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Welcome to Star Prairie ...

The Town of Star Prairie is located in Saint Croix County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Star Prairie: Star Pr.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Star Prairie has a population of 3,617 people<3> (see below for details).

Star Prairie is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Star Prairie: (715) & (534)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Star Prairie had an population of 3,617 people. This is an increase of 3.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Star Prairie had a population of 3,504 people. This makes Star Prairie the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Star Prairie represents 0.06% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 251st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,504 people, the population of Star Prairie increased 19.02% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,944 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Star Prairie.

Communities near Star Prairie ...

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

  • Forest Lake [Washington County]
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    • Forest Lake [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Star Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Lake<7>
  • Stillwater [Washington County]
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    • Stillwater [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Star Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stillwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stillwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stillwater<7>
  • Hugo [Washington County]
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    • Hugo [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Star Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hugo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hugo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hugo<7>
  • Hudson [Saint Croix County]
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    • Hudson [Saint Croix County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Star Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Elmo [Washington County]
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      • Lake Elmo [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,280 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Elmo<7>
    • Hudson [Saint Croix County]
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      • Hudson [Saint Croix County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,813 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mahtomedi [Washington County]
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      • Mahtomedi [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mahtomedi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mahtomedi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mahtomedi<7>
    • Troy [Saint Croix County]
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      • Troy [Saint Croix County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Oak Park Heights [Washington County]
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      • Oak Park Heights [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Park Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Park Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Park Heights<7>
    • Lindstrom [Chisago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lindstrom
      • Lindstrom [Chisago County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Star Prairie
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,731 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lindstrom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lindstrom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lindstrom<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 Star Prairie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Star Prairie.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Star Prairie ...

Looking for more information about Star Prairie? 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 Star Prairie, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Star Prairie.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Croix County: www.co.saint-croix.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Saint Croix, 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 Star Prairie.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Star Prairie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Star Prairie) 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 Star Prairie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Star PrairieOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Star Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1625, Longitude: -92.5935       In this case, the coordinates for Star Prairie 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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