About This Place
Starbuck is a city in Pope County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 1,302 at the 2010 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.1 square kilometres (1.58 sq mi), all of it land.Minnesota State Highways 28, 29, and 114 are three of the main routes in the city.
Starbuck was platted in the spring of 1882, is a village of the Northern Pacific railway , adjoining the western end of Lake Minnewaska. The growth and settlement of Pope County were greatly retarded for many years by the lack of railway and shipping facilities, which obliged the settlers to go long distances, into adjoining counties, to market their products.