Silica, Minnesota

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Silica, Minnesota
Unincorporated community
Silica, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota
Location of the community of Silica
within Saint Louis County
Coordinates: 47°15′53″N 93°01′15″W / 47.26472°N 93.02083°W / 47.26472; -93.02083Coordinates: 47°15′53″N 93°01′15″W / 47.26472°N 93.02083°W / 47.26472; -93.02083
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Saint Louis
Elevation 1,335 ft (407 m)
 • Total 50
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 55746
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 662447[1]

Silica is an unincorporated community in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States.

The community is located immediately south of the city of Hibbing at the intersection of State Highway 73 (MN 73) and Saint Louis County Road 440 (Mattson Road). The West Swan River flows through the community.

The boundary line between Itasca and Saint Louis counties is nearby.


  • Rand McNally Road Atlas – 2007 edition – Minnesota entry
  • Official State of Minnesota Highway Map – 2011/2012 edition