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Welcome to Island ...

Island is located in Saint Louis County.

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

Island is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Island is within the (218) area code.

Communities Also Named Island ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Island - they are located in Arkansas, Delaware (2), Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Vermont and Virginia.

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

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 Island. 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 Island. 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 Island.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Island ...

Looking for more information about Island? 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 Island? 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 Island, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Island.

Communities near Island ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Floodwood   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Island

Unorganized Territory of Janette Lake   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Island

Warba   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Island

Located in Itasca County

Meadowlands   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Island

Northeast Aitkin UT   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Island

Located in Aitkin County

Swan River   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Island

Located in Itasca County

Jacobson   [Map]

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

Located in Aitkin County

Goodland   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Island

Located in Itasca County

Alborn   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of Island

Brookston   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Island

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Minnesota

About Saint Louis County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Louis County: www.co.st-louis.mn.us/

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 Island - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Island) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Island. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9861, Longitude: -93.0135     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Island have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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