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Welcome to Highland ...

Highland is located in Lake County.

The location of Highland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Highland is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Highland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Highland is located in the (218) area code.

Communities near Highland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Two Harbors   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of Highland

Beaver Bay   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Highland

Unorganized Territory of Marion Lake   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Highland

Located in Saint Louis County

Stewart   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Highland

Brimson   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Highland

Located in Saint Louis County

Jordan   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Highland

Knife River   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Highland

Unorganized Territory of Linwood Lake   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of Highland

Located in Saint Louis County

Silver Bay   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of Highland

Unorganized Territory of Whiteface Reservoir   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of Highland

Located in Saint Louis County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Highland.

Communities Also Named Highland ...

While we believe that this Highland is located in Lake County, we know of another 3 Minnesota communities named Highland. Those communities are located in the following counties: Fillmore, Hennepin and Wright County.

Beyond Minnesota, there are 88 communities that are also named Highland - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (3), California (2), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Florida (2), Illinois, Indiana (4), Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky (4), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Mexico, New York (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (6), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (6), Texas (6), Utah (2), Virginia (2), Washington (6), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Highland.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Highland. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Highland. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Highland.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Highland:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Highland ...

Looking for more information about Highland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Highland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Highland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Highland.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Lake County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Highland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lake County: www.lakecnty.com/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Highland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Highland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Highland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2049, Longitude: -91.7193     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Highland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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