Sleepy Eye, Brown County, Minnesota

Sleepy Eye: City in Brown County, Minnesota


Sleepy Eye is a city located in the county of Brown in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,599 and a population density of 702 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,329 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Sleepy Eye

Population : 3,329 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Brown County
Postal code : 56085
Phone Area Codes : 507
Area : 5.13 km2
Altitude : 1,024 feet / 312 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:26:14 (3rd December 2022)
Density : 649 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.11% (2010-2020)
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Location of Sleepy Eye on Minnesota map.
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Sleepy Eye is located at 44°17'50"N 94°43'27"W (44.2971800, -94.7241500).

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According to census records, the population of Sleepy Eye decreased by 8.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,599 - census
2011 3,562 -1.04% estimation process
2012 3,522 -1.14% estimation process
2013 3,487 -1% estimation process
2014 3,458 -0.84% estimation process
2015 3,432 -0.76% estimation process
2016 3,434 0.06% estimation process
2017 3,405 -0.85% estimation process
2018 3,379 -0.77% estimation process
2019 3,356 -0.69% estimation process
2020 3,329 -0.81% estimation process

Sleepy Eye zip code is 56085. County name: Brown, County fips: 27015

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People born in Sleepy Eye (7)

People born in Sleepy Eye, including politician Carl Jensen, baseball player Dana Kiecker, Canadian politician Robin Jorgenson, .


  • William F. Kunze (American politician) he was born in 01/06/1872
  • Helen Fischer (American politician) she was born in 02/06/1912
  • Linus Maurer (American cartoonist) he was born in 15/01/1926
  • Joe Cutting (American-football player (1885-)) he was born in 20/01/1885

Schools in Sleepy Eye

College & universities near Sleepy Eye, MN

Code Name City ZIP
173452 Martin Luther College New Ulm (MN) 56073-3965

Post offices near Sleepy Eye

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sleepy Ey Post Office Sleepy Eye (MN) 56085
Morgan Post Office Morgan (MN) 56266
New Ulm Post Office New Ulm (MN) 56073
Springfield Post Office Springfield (MN) 56087
Comfrey Post Office Comfrey (MN) 56019

Other cities in Brown County

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

City Name Population Title
New Ulm 13,141 City in Minnesota, USA
Hanska 372 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Stark 337 Unincorporated community in Fish Lake Township, Chisago County, Minnesota
Linden 286 Human settlement in United States of America
Leavenworth 278 Township in Brown County, Minnesota
Springfield 116 City in Minnesota, United States
Evan 84 City in Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Cobden 35 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Comfrey 15 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Sleepy Eye distances to largest Minnesota cities