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Location of Borup, Minnesota
Location of Borup, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Norman
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.66 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.66 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
906 ft (276 m)
 • Total 96
 • Density 405.51/sq mi (156.73/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-07030
GNIS feature ID 0640389

Borup is a city in Norman County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 96 at the 2020 census.

The city was named for Charles William Wulff Borup, a Minnesota banker.


A post office called Borup has been in operation since 1896.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.

Minnesota State Highway 9 serves as a main route in the community.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 145
1970 128 −11.7%
1980 160 25.0%
1990 119 −25.6%
2000 91 −23.5%
2010 110 20.9%
2020 96 −12.7%
U.S. Decennial Census
2020 Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 110 people, 37 households, and 27 families living in the city. The population density was 440.0 inhabitants per square mile (169.9/km2). There were 51 housing units at an average density of 204.0 per square mile (78.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.3% White, 1.8% Native American, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.5% of the population.

There were 37 households, of which 40.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.2% were married couples living together, 10.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.0% were non-families. 21.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.97 and the average family size was 3.63.

The median age in the city was 28.8 years. 37.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.2% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.9% were from 25 to 44; 21.8% were from 45 to 64; and 12.7% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 52.7% male and 47.3% female.

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