Independence, St. Louis County, Minnesota

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Independence, Minnesota
Unincorporated community
Independence, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Independence, Minnesota
Independence, Minnesota
Independence, Minnesota is located in the US
Independence, Minnesota
Independence, Minnesota
Location of the community of Independence
within New Independence Township
Saint Louis County
Coordinates: 46°57′30″N 92°27′38″W / 46.95833°N 92.46056°W / 46.95833; -92.46056Coordinates: 46°57′30″N 92°27′38″W / 46.95833°N 92.46056°W / 46.95833; -92.46056
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Saint Louis
Township New Independence Township
Elevation 1,302 ft (397 m)
Population
 • Total 10
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 55779
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 661532[1]

Independence is an unincorporated community in New Independence Township, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States.

The community is located 22 miles northwest of the city of Duluth at the junction of U.S. Highway 53 and State Highway 33 (MN 33). Saint Louis County Highway 47 (CR 47) is also in the vicinity. Independence is located 17 miles north of the city of Cloquet.

The Cloquet River flows through the area. The community of Culver is nearby.

Local business establishments include the Wayside Corner Store Spur.

References[edit]

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