Costin Village, Minnesota

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Costin Village
Ghost town
Costin Village is located in Minnesota
Costin Village
Costin Village
Coordinates: 47°31′57″N 92°37′25″W / 47.53250°N 92.62361°W / 47.53250; -92.62361Coordinates: 47°31′57″N 92°37′25″W / 47.53250°N 92.62361°W / 47.53250; -92.62361
CountryUnited States
CountySaint Louis
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)218
GNIS feature ID661972[1]

Costin Village is an abandoned townsite at the location of what is now the city of Mountain Iron, Minnesota. Costin Village was founded by John Costin. Its population in the year 1907 was 1,000 people.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

"Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance," Warren Upham, Minnesota Historical Society, 1920