Send us your Crosby photos:
Crosby is a city in Crow Wing County, in the Brainerd metro area.
The community was named for George Crosby, mine manager
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Crosby. For links to other places called Crosby, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Crosby is 46.482N. The longitude is -93.957W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,260 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,275.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Crosby demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Crow Wing County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 56455 ZIP code.
24% of Crosby residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Crosby ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Crosby was $15,465, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Crosby residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Crosby, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $337. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $599.
Libraries in Crosby include Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library ... View libraries
Crow Wing County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Crosby political report.
The average commute time for Crosby workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Crosby:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!