Salol, Minnesota

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Salol, Minnesota
Unincorporated community
Store in Salol, MN
Store in Salol, MN
Salol, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Salol, Minnesota
Salol, Minnesota
Salol, Minnesota is located in the US
Salol, Minnesota
Salol, Minnesota
Location of the community of Salol
within Enstrom Township, Roseau County
Coordinates: 48°51′58″N 95°34′15″W / 48.86611°N 95.57083°W / 48.86611; -95.57083Coordinates: 48°51′58″N 95°34′15″W / 48.86611°N 95.57083°W / 48.86611; -95.57083
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Roseau County
Township Enstrom Township
Elevation 1,079 ft (329 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56756
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 651120[1]

Salol is an unincorporated community in Enstrom Township, Roseau County, Minnesota, United States.

The community is located between Roseau and Warroad along State Highway 11 (MN 11).

Hay Creek flows through the community. Salol is located within ZIP code 56756.

History[edit]

A post office called Salol was established in 1907, and remained in operation until 1993.[2] The community was named after the drug salol by a pharmacist turned county official.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Salol, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Roseau County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 6 August 2015. 
  3. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 473.