Silver Creek, Wright County, Minnesota

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Silver Creek
Silver Creek is located in Minnesota
Silver Creek
Silver Creek
Location of the community of Silver Creek
within Silver Creek Township, Wright County
Silver Creek is located in the United States
Silver Creek
Silver Creek
Silver Creek (the United States)
Coordinates: 45°18′54″N 93°58′47″W / 45.31500°N 93.97972°W / 45.31500; -93.97972Coordinates: 45°18′54″N 93°58′47″W / 45.31500°N 93.97972°W / 45.31500; -93.97972
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountyWright
TownshipSilver Creek Township
Area
 • Total1.662 sq mi (4.30 km2)
 • Land1.491 sq mi (3.86 km2)
 • Water0.171 sq mi (0.44 km2)
Elevation
991 ft (302 m)
Population
 • Total256
 • Density150/sq mi (59/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55380
Area code(s)320 and 763
GNIS feature ID652026[3]

Silver Creek is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Silver Creek Township, Wright County, Minnesota, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 256.[2] The community is on Wright County Road 8 near 112th Street NW. Wright County Road 39 is nearby.

Nearby places include Maple Lake, Annandale, Clearwater, Hasty, Monticello, and Lake Maria State Park.

Silver Creek is six miles north of Maple Lake and 21 miles south of St. Cloud.

The community has a post office with ZIP code 55380.

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. ^ "Silver Creek, Wright County, Minnesota". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.