The Info List - Collegeville, Minnesota

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Collegeville is an unincorporated community in St. Wendel Township, Stearns County, Minnesota, United States, near St. Joseph. The community is located near the junction of Collegeville Road and Old Collegeville Road. Nearby is Saint John's Abbey, a large Benedictine monastery.[2] Stearns County Road 159 serves as a main route for the community. Interstate 94 is nearby. Geography[edit] Collegeville is located within section 32 of St. Wendel Township. Collegeville Township lies to the southwest. History[edit] The community was named for Saint John's University.[3] References[edit]

^ "Collegeville, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.  ^ Graham, Regina (27 November 2015). "Monks accused of FIVE DECADES of sexual abuse of children at Minnesota
abbey - and one is alleged to have had 200 victims". Daily Mail.  access-date= requires url= (help) ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota
Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota
Historical Society. p. 523. 

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Municipalities and communities of Stearns County, Minnesota, United States

County seat: St. Cloud


Albany Avon Belgrade Brooten‡ Clearwater‡ Cold Spring Eden Valley‡ Elrosa Freeport Greenwald Holdingford Kimball Lake Henry Meire Grove Melrose New Munich Paynesville Richmond Rockville Roscoe Sartell‡ Sauk Centre Spring Hill St. Anthony St. Augusta St. Cloud‡ St. Joseph St. Martin St. Rosa St. Stephen Waite Park


Albany Ashley Avon Brockway Collegeville Crow Lake Crow River Eden Lake Fair Haven Farming Getty Grove Holding Krain Lake George Lake Henry Le Sauk Luxemburg Lynden Maine Prairie Melrose Millwood Munson North Fork Oak Paynesville Raymond Sauk Centre Spring Hill St. Joseph St. Martin St. Wendel Wakefield Zion



Unincorporated communities

Collegeville Farming Five Points Georgeville Jacobs Prairie Marty Opole Padua St. Anna St. Francis St. Nicholas St. Wendel

Ghost towns/Neighborhoods

Pleasant Lake


‡This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

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