Blue Earth Faribault County, Minnesota

Blue Earth: City in Minnesota


Blue Earth is a city located in the county of Faribault in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,353 and a population density of 390 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,098 inhabitants.

Blue Earth Quick Facts

Population : 3,098 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Faribault County
Different from : Blue Earth County
Postal code : 56013
Phone Area Codes : 507
Area : 8.59 km2
Altitude : 1,089 feet / 332 meters
Capital city : Blue Earth is capital of Faribault County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:07:41 (26th November 2021)
Density : 361 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.23% (2010-2020)
Blue Earth locator map
Location of Blue Earth on Minnesota map.
CourthouseFaribaultCountyMinnesota2007May image
CourthouseFaribaultCountyMinnesota2007May image


Blue Earth is located at 43°38'15"N 94°6'8"W (43.6374600, -94.1021800).

Blue Earth map


According to census records, the population of Blue Earth decreased by 8.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,353 - census
2011 3,298 -1.67% estimation process
2012 3,229 -2.14% estimation process
2013 3,212 -0.53% estimation process
2014 3,209 -0.09% estimation process
2015 3,180 -0.91% estimation process
2016 3,155 -0.79% estimation process
2017 3,132 -0.73% estimation process
2018 3,127 -0.16% estimation process
2019 3,108 -0.61% estimation process
2020 3,098 -0.32% estimation process

Blue Earth zip code is 56013. County name: Faribault, County fips: 27043

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Local Places in Blue Earth

People born in Blue Earth (9)

People born in Blue Earth, including politician Arlen Erdahl, politician Tom Hagedorn, professional wrestler Buddy Wolfe, you can see a list of people who born in Blue Earth.

  • Donald Deskey (American industrial designer) he was born in 23/11/1894
  • Georgette Valle (American politician) she was born in 31/10/1924
  • Carlotta Corpron (American photographer (1901-1988)) she was born in 01/01/1901
  • Cyrenius Hall (American painter) he was born in 20/03/1830
  • Margaret E. Nicholsen (American librarian) she was born in 07/12/1904
  • Jim Hagedorn (U.S. Representative from Minnesota) he was born in 04/08/1962

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Faribault County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Faribault County , MN.

City Name Population Title
Wells 1,691 City in Faribault County, Minnesota, United States
Bricelyn 334 City in Minnesota
Kiester 253 Township in Faribault County, Minnesota
Winnebago 238 Township in Faribault County, Minnesota
Delavan 218 Township in Faribault County, Minnesota
Brush Creek 214 Human settlement in United States of America
Easton 183 City in Faribault County, Minnesota, United States
Minnesota Lake 181 Township in Faribault County, Minnesota
Frost 181 City in Minnesota
Elmore 174 City in Minnesota, United States
Pilot Grove 148 Township in Faribault County, Minnesota
Walters 67 City in Minnesota

Distance to Other Cities

Blue Earth distances to largest Minnesota cities