Nelson Douglas County, Minnesota

Nelson: City in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States

Nelson locator map
Location of Nelson on Minnesota map.

About

Nelson is a city located in the county of Douglas in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 287 and a population density of 170 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 284 inhabitants.

Douglas County Minnesota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Nelson Highlighted locator map image
Douglas County Minnesota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Nelson Highlighted
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Geography

Nelson is located at 45°53'22"N 95°15'51"W (45.8894100, -95.2642000).

Nelson map

Weather

Nelson forecast: Sunny, with a high near 48. East southeast wind around 10 mph. more

Nelson Quick Facts

Population : 284 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Douglas County
Postal code : 56355
Phone Area Codes : 320
Area : 1.69 km2
Official name : Nelson
Altitude : 1,362 feet / 415 meters
Time Zone : UTC−05:00, UTC−06:00
Local time : 17:13:37 (25th October 2021)
Density : 168 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.06% (2010-2020)
Weather : 48℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Nelson decreased by 1.06% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 287 - census
2011 292 1.71% estimation process
2012 291 -0.34% estimation process
2013 289 -0.69% estimation process
2014 286 -1.05% estimation process
2015 287 0.35% estimation process
2016 287 0% estimation process
2017 288 0.35% estimation process
2018 290 0.69% estimation process
2019 287 -1.05% estimation process
2020 284 -1.06% estimation process

Nelson zip code is 56355. County name: Douglas, County fips: 27041

City of Nelson, Dent, Nelson

Schools in Nelson

College & universities near Nelson, MN

Code Name City ZIP
172918 Alexandria Technical & Community College Alexandria (MN) 56308

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Nelson, MN

Code Name Address Type
SPL Staples First & Fourth Aves RAIL
SCD St. Cloud 555 East St. Germain Street RAIL
DLK Detroit Lakes 116 Pioneer Street RAIL

Post offices near Nelson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Nelson Post Office Nelson (MN) 56355

Other places with the same name (11)

  • Nelson , Michigan township in Saginaw County, Michigan with a population of 5,142 people.
  • Nelson , Ohio township in Portage County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 3,140 people.
  • Nelson , New York town in Madison County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,940 people.
  • Nelson , Georgia city in Pickens and Cherokee counties, Georgia, United States of America with a population of 1,395 people.
  • Nelson , New Hampshire town in Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States of America with a population of 740 people.
  • Nelson , Wisconsin village in Buffalo County, Wisconsin with a population of 560 people.
  • Nelson , Pennsylvania township in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States of America with a population of 555 people.
  • Nelson , Nebraska city in Nuckolls County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 442 people.
  • Nelson , Missouri city in Saline County, Missouri, United States with a population of 185 people.
  • Nelson , Illinois village in Lee County, Illinois, United States of America with a population of 156 people.

Other cities in Douglas County

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

City Name Population Title
Alexandria 2,902 City in Minnesota, United States
Carlos 2,130 City in Douglas County, Minnesota
Miltona 849 Township in Douglas County, Minnesota
Holmes City 839 Township in Douglas County, Minnesota
Brandon 747 City in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States
Leaf Valley 473 Township in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States
Garfield 461 City in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States
Belle River 359 Township in Douglas County, Minnesota
Millerville 358 Township in Douglas County, Minnesota
Kensington 305 City in Minnesota, United States
Evansville 253 City in Minnesota
Forada 192 Human settlement in Douglas County, Minnesota, United States of America
Osakis 149 City in Douglas and Todd counties in the U.