Silica, Minnesota

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Silica, Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota
Location of the community of Silica
within Saint Louis County
Silica, Minnesota is located in the United States
Silica, Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota
Silica, Minnesota (the United States)
Coordinates: 47°15′53″N 93°01′15″W / 47.26472°N 93.02083°W / 47.26472; -93.02083Coordinates: 47°15′53″N 93°01′15″W / 47.26472°N 93.02083°W / 47.26472; -93.02083
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountySaint Louis
Elevation
1,335 ft (407 m)
Population
 • Total50
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
55746
Area code(s)218
GNIS feature ID662447[1]

Silica is an unincorporated community in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States.

The community is located immediately south of the city of Hibbing at the intersection of State Highway 73 (MN 73) and Saint Louis County Road 440 (Mattson Road). The West Swan River flows through the community.

The boundary line between Itasca and Saint Louis counties is nearby.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Silica, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  • Rand McNally Road Atlas – 2007 edition – Minnesota entry
  • Official State of Minnesota Highway Map – 2011/2012 edition