Mahtowa, Minnesota

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Mahtowa, Minnesota
Census-designated place (CDP) and Unincorporated community
Mahtowa, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Mahtowa, Minnesota
Mahtowa, Minnesota
Location of the community of Mahtowa
within Mahtowa Township, Carlton County
Coordinates: 46°34′26″N 92°37′55″W / 46.57389°N 92.63194°W / 46.57389; -92.63194Coordinates: 46°34′26″N 92°37′55″W / 46.57389°N 92.63194°W / 46.57389; -92.63194
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Carlton County
Township Mahtowa Township
 • Total 10.601 sq mi (27.46 km2)
 • Land 10.592 sq mi (27.43 km2)
 • Water 0.009 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation 1,152 ft (351 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 370
 • Density 35/sq mi (13/km2)
ZIP code 55707
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 0647392

Mahtowa is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Mahtowa Township, Carlton County, Minnesota, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 370.[2]

The community is located between Cloquet and Moose Lake, near the junction of Interstate 35 and Carlton County Road 4.

County Road 4 and County Road 61 are two of the main routes in Mahtowa.

Mahtowa is located 13 miles southwest of Cloquet. Mahtowa is located 11 miles northeast of Moose Lake; and 32 miles southwest of Duluth.


Further reading[edit]

  • Rand McNally Road Atlas – 2007 edition – Minnesota entry
  • Official State of Minnesota Highway Map – 2011/2012 edition
  • Mn/DOT map of Carlton County – 2012 edition