Money Creek, Minnesota

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Money Creek, Minnesota
Unincorporated community
Money Creek is located in Minnesota
Money Creek
Money Creek
Money Creek is located in the US
Money Creek
Money Creek
Coordinates: 43°49′17″N 91°36′49″W / 43.82139°N 91.61361°W / 43.82139; -91.61361Coordinates: 43°49′17″N 91°36′49″W / 43.82139°N 91.61361°W / 43.82139; -91.61361
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Houston
Elevation 768 ft (234 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 507
GNIS feature ID 648024[1]

Money Creek is an unincorporated community in Houston County, Minnesota, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Money Creek was platted in 1856.[2] The community took its name from nearby Money Creek.[3] A post office was established at Money Creek in 1856, and remained in operation until 1907.[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Money Creek, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 239. 
  3. ^ Lowthian, M. Russ (1 September 2006). Road Biking Minnesota: A Guide to the Greatest Bike Rides in Minnesota. Globe Pequot Press. p. 41. ISBN 978-0-7627-3801-4. 
  4. ^ "Houston County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 6 April 2015.