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St Cloud
Stearns County, Minnesota

ZipCodes
56301, 56302

Motto
The Granite City



Page Contents for St Cloud, Minnesota

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Economy

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Community news

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Minnesota state capital is St. Paul.
The population of St Cloud is approximately 59,107 1998.
The approximate number of families is 18,828 1990.
The amount of land area in St Cloud is 37.604 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.213 sq kilometers.
The distance from St Cloud to Washington DC is 1016 miles.
The distance to the Minnesota state capital is 61 miles. (as the crow flies)
St Cloud is positioned 45.55 degrees north of the equator and 94.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.
St Cloud average annual rainfall is 18.37 inches per year
St Cloud average annual precipitation is 29 inches peryear.
St Cloud average annual snowfall is 46.8 inches per year.

Location

in central Minnesota, 60 miles northwest of Minneapolis-St. Paul. Other nearby communities include Waite Park and Sartell.
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Weather


seasonal. Here is a weather page for St. Cloud.
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History & History Related Items

Colored granite deposits were discovered here in 1868 which gave the city it's nickname of "The Granite City."
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The incorporation of St Cloud

1856


Attractions

Information about St. Cloud, the Granite City, on GraniteCityWeb.

Things to see and do in the area.


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Economy & Industry


Major industries in St. Cloud are: national paper suppliers and printers, optical lenses, and the granite in the area.
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St Cloud City Government

City of St. Cloud, MN
400 2 Street S.
St Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320-255-7200
E-mail: info@ci.stcloud.mn.us official city site

St Cloud Chamber

St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 487
110 Sixth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320-251-2940
Toll-free: 1-800-264-2940
E-mail us at: information@stcloudareachamber.com

St Cloud Community News

HUNTING FOR MY GRANDPARENTS!
My grandparents were Married in the County Of Hennepin S.S. and I was looking for some information on them. the Marriage took place there. The names were John Wallace Foster, and he was from Michigan. My grandmother's name was Isabella Katrina Ross. I have the marriage License. They were married 7-24-1919. Could you please help me. My great grandfather was a constable, his name was William Alexander Ross, and was part Indian from around Rice Minnesota. His wife's name was Elizabeth Katherin Theines or Theimes, she was a German lady. I know that great grand father was a Judge there in, probably St. Cloud , or one of the places near by, I only have this Marriage Certificate to go by.
If you have any possible information for me on this genealogy, please contact me by e-mail
thank you Elaine

St Cloud Organizations

St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 487
110 Sixth Avenue South
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320-251-2940
Toll-free: 1-800-264-2940
E-mail us at: information@stcloudareachamber.com

St Cloud Libraries

Great River Regional Library

St Cloud Schools

District 742 - Community Schools
email: district@stcloud.k12.mn.us



PRE-SCHOOLS


Children's Day Montessori St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301
Phone: 320 251-0865
Email
Montessori Pre-school education



HIGHER EDUCATION


College of Saint Benedict Women - Saint John's University Men. St Benedicts in St. Joseph, MN and St. John's in Collegeville, MN


Rasmussen College
A Minnesota College- Rasmussen College is the place to acquire the training necessary for a rewarding career or to brush up on your career skills. Learn more about the programs that Rasmussen College offers such as criminal justice degrees, business associate degrees, child care, medical coding, pharmacy technician, massage therapy, computer training and so many more.


St. Cloud State University
720 4th Avenue South
St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301-4498
Phone: 320 255-0121
Email: webteam@condor.stcloudstate.edu St. Cloud Technical College St Cloud

Miscellany

The population of St. Cloud, Minnesota was:
1990 - 48,812
1998 - 59,107

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