Mankato Blue Earth County, Minnesota

Mankato: City in Minnesota

About

Mankato is a city located in the county of Blue Earth in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 39,309 and a population density of 831 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 43,435 inhabitants.

The city was created 169 years ago in 1851.

Mankato Quick Facts

Population : 43,435 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Blue Earth County
Postal code : 56001–56003
Phone Area Codes : 507
Area : 47.29 km2
Altitude : 781 feet / 238 meters
Capital city : Mankato is capital of Blue Earth County
Establishment : January 01, 1852 (169 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 09:49:37 (2nd December 2021)
Density : 918 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.5% (2010-2020)
Weather : 39℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather
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Location of Mankato on Minnesota map.
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Geography

Mankato is located at 44°9'33"N 94°0'33"W (44.1590600, -94.0091500).

Mankato map

Weather

Mankato forecast: Partly cloudy. Low around 39, with temperatures rising to around 43 overnight. West wind around 10 mph. more

Demographics

The population of Mankato increased by 9.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1870 3,482 - demographic balance
1880 5,550 37.26% demographic balance
1890 8,838 37.2% demographic balance
1900 10,599 16.61% demographic balance
1910 10,365 -2.26% demographic balance
2010 39,309 73.63% census
2011 40,116 2.01% estimation process
2012 40,542 1.05% estimation process
2013 40,439 -0.25% estimation process
2014 40,861 1.03% estimation process
2015 41,153 0.71% estimation process
2016 41,840 1.64% estimation process
2017 42,224 0.91% estimation process
2018 42,621 0.93% estimation process
2019 43,175 1.28% estimation process
2020 43,435 0.6% estimation process

Mankato zip code is 56001. County name: Blue Earth, County fips: 27013

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Local Places in Mankato

1 City of Mankato Intergovernmental Center
Rating: 3.3 (3)

Address: 10 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001 ➦ Show Map

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City of Mankato Intergovernmental Center

People born in Mankato (62)

People born in Mankato, including United States Senator from Wisconsin Ron Johnson, Catholic bishop Daniel L. Ryan, Catholic bishop Robert Louis Hodapp, you can see a list of people who born in Mankato.

  • Mike Ploog (artist) he was born in 13/07/1940
  • John H. Ray (American politician) he was born in 27/09/1886
  • Clifford Fagan (American basketball player) he was born in 03/03/1911
  • Arthur S. Thomas (United States Air Force general) he was born in 15/07/1935
  • Ben Brielmaier (American football player) he was born in 24/10/1983
  • Bob Paffrath (Player of American and Canadian football (1918-2005)) he was born in 03/07/1918
  • Chris Eaton (Member of Minnesota Senate) she was born in 05/01/1954
  • Corbin Lacina (American football player) he was born in 02/11/1970
  • Craig Dahl (Player of American football) he was born in 17/06/1985
  • Craig W. Duehring (American politician) he was born in 25/04/1945
  • Earl Wood (American physiologist) he was born in 01/01/1912
  • Florence Macbeth (American contralto) she was born in 12/01/1889
  • G. Barry Anderson (American judge) he was born in 24/10/1954
  • Holly Nelson (Canadian politician) she was born in 01/01/1950
  • Jack Bechdolt (American writer) he was born in 13/07/1884
  • Jacob Reitan (American activist) he was born in 01/01/1982
  • Jeff Groth (American football player) he was born in 02/07/1957
  • Jimmy Chin (American mountain climber) he was born in 12/10/1973

Schools in Mankato

College & universities near Mankato, MN

Code Name City ZIP
173142 Bethany Lutheran College Mankato (MN) 56001
173920 Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato (MN) 56001
173911 South Central College North Mankato (MN) 56003-1920
173647 Gustavus Adolphus College Saint Peter (MN) 56082-1498

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mankato, MN

Code Name Address Type
MSP Saint Paul Union Depot Midway Station RAIL

Post offices near Mankato

Post Office Name City ZIP
Manka Post Office Mankato (MN) 56001

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Blue Earth County

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

City Name Population Title
Lake Crystal 2,512 City in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States
Madison Lake 1,202 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Rapidan 1,106 Township in Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Saint Clair 821 City in Minnesota, United States
Garden City 694 Census-designated place in Minnesota, United States
Good Thunder 566 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Judson 556 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Beauford 407 Township in Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Eagle Lake 374 City in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States
Mapleton 320 City in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States
Skyline 299 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Cambria 263 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Vernon Center 261 Township in Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Pemberton 241 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
Amboy 161 Human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mankato distances to largest Minnesota cities