Cushing, Minnesota

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Cushing, Minnesota
Unincorporated community
Cushing, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Cushing, Minnesota
Cushing, Minnesota
Location of the community of Cushing
within Cushing Township, Morrison County
Coordinates: 46°08′23″N 94°34′37″W / 46.13972°N 94.57694°W / 46.13972; -94.57694Coordinates: 46°08′23″N 94°34′37″W / 46.13972°N 94.57694°W / 46.13972; -94.57694
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Morrison
Township Cushing Township
Elevation 1,266 ft (386 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56443
Area code(s) 320
GNIS feature ID 642566[1]

Cushing is an unincorporated community in Cushing Township, Morrison County, Minnesota, United States. The community is located along U.S. Highway 10 near Morrison County Road 5, Bear Road. Nearby places include Randall, Little Falls, and Motley.

The community is home to a post office, a park, and two churches. The town hall for surrounding Cushing Township is located at Cushing. The BNSF Railway passes through the community.


Cushing was platted in 1907.[2] According to Warren Upham, the community was probably named after Caleb Cushing, a politician from Massachusetts.[2]