Searles, Minnesota

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Searles, Minnesota
Census-designated place
Searles, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Searles, Minnesota
Searles, Minnesota
Coordinates: 44°13′43″N 94°26′05″W / 44.22861°N 94.43472°W / 44.22861; -94.43472Coordinates: 44°13′43″N 94°26′05″W / 44.22861°N 94.43472°W / 44.22861; -94.43472
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Brown
Area[1]
 • Total 0.438 sq mi (1.13 km2)
 • Land 0.438 sq mi (1.13 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 997 ft (304 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 171
 • Density 390/sq mi (150/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 56084
Area code(s) 507
GNIS feature ID 651814[3]

Searles is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Brown County, Minnesota, United States. Searles is located on Minnesota State Highway 15 6 miles (9.7 km) south of New Ulm. Searles has a post office with ZIP code 56084.[4] As of the 2010 census, its population was 171.[2]

History[edit]

Searles was platted in 1899.[5] A post office was established at Searles in 1902.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  3. ^ "Searles". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  4. ^ United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15. 
  5. ^ Upham, Warren (1920). Minnesota Geographic Names: Their Origin and Historic Significance. Minnesota Historical Society. p. 70. 
  6. ^ "Brown County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 11 April 2015.