Marion, Minnesota

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Marion, Minnesota
Marion, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Marion, Minnesota
Marion, Minnesota
Location of the community of Marion
within Marion Township, Olmsted County
Marion, Minnesota is located in the United States
Marion, Minnesota
Marion, Minnesota
Marion, Minnesota (the United States)
Coordinates: 43°56′37″N 92°20′54″W / 43.94361°N 92.34833°W / 43.94361; -92.34833Coordinates: 43°56′37″N 92°20′54″W / 43.94361°N 92.34833°W / 43.94361; -92.34833
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountyOlmsted
TownshipMarion Township
Elevation
1,135 ft (346 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55904
Area code(s)507
GNIS feature ID647536[1]

Marion is an unincorporated community in Marion Township, Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Marion was founded either in 1855 or 1856.[2] A post office was established at Marion in 1857, and remained in operation until 1905.[3]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880112
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Marion, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 387.
  3. ^ "Olmsted County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 5 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved August 5, 2019.