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Nearest Communities to Isle, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Isle, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Isle:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small city in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Isle is located in Mille Lacs County.

The following 7 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mille Lacs County: Aitkin, Benton, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Morrison & Sherburne.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 144 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Isle. Of these communities, 128 are located in counties other than Mille Lacs County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Isle (which is Mille Lacs County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Isle. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Aitkin CountyCrow Wing CountyPine County
Benton CountyIsanti County 
Carlton CountyKanabec County 
Chisago CountyMorrison County 


Mille Lacs County     (The county where Isle resides)
 
County Website: www.co.mille-lacs.mn.us/
County Seat for Mille Lacs:   Milaca
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mille Lacs County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Wahkon     [Map]     SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Opstead (Unver)     [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bayview (Unver)     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cove (Unver)     [Map]     W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Onamia     [Map]     SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Vineland     [Map]     W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Johnsdale (Unver)     [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Page (Unver)     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bock     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Milaca     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Foreston     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Pease     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Woodward Brook (Unver)     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Estes Brook     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Brickton (Unver)     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Princeton     [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Aitkin County
 
County Website: www.co.aitkin.mn.us/
County Seat for Aitkin:   Aitkin
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Aitkin County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Redtop (Unver)     [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
McGrath     [Map]     NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Malmo (Unver)     [Map]     N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Jewett     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Dads Corner (Unver)     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Giese (Unver)     [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wealthwood (Unver)     [Map]     NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Glen (Unver)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Solana (Unver)     [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Southeast Aitkin (Unver)     [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Glory (Unver)     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cutler (Unver)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Nichols (Unver)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Bennettville (Unver)     [Map]     NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Thor (Unver)     [Map]     N   23 miles [37 km]
Arthyde (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Rossburg (Unver)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
East Lake (Unver)     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Kimberly (Unver)     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
Ronald (Unver)     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Davidson     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Aitkin     [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lawler (Unver)     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hassman (Unver)     [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
McGregor     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Pine Knoll (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Grayling (Unver)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Waldeck (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Tamarack     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Minnewawa (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Palisade     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Sheshebee (Unver)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Benton County
 
County Website: www.co.benton.mn.us/
County Seat for Benton:   Foley
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Brennyville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
North Benton (Unver)     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Oak Park     [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Gilman     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Jakeville (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Ronneby     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Foley     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Carlton County
 
County Website: www.co.carlton.mn.us/
County Seat for Carlton:   Carlton
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carlton County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Automba (Unver)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kettle River     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Moose Lake     [Map]     NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Chisago County
 
County Website: www.co.chisago.mn.us/
County Seat for Chisago:   Center City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chisago County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Rush Point (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Rush City     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Crow Wing County
 
County Website: www.co.crow-wing.mn.us/
County Seat for Crow Wing:   Brainerd
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crow Wing County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Garrison     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pine Center (Unver)     [Map]     W   22 miles [35.4 km]
White Hawk (Unver)     [Map]     NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bay Lake (Unver)     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Deerwood     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Oreland (Unver)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Klondyke (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Shephard (Unver)     [Map]     W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Crosby Beach (Unver)     [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Crosby     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Cuyuna     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Homecroft (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Woodrow (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Ironton     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Loerch (Unver)     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Riverton     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Trommald     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Meadow View Manor (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Manganese (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wolford (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Brainerd     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Saint Mathias (Unver)     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Barrows (Unver)     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Merrifield     [Map]     NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Crow Wing (Unver)     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Isanti County
 
County Website: www.co.isanti.mn.us/
County Seat for Isanti:   Cambridge
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Isanti County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Andree (Unver)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Day (Unver)     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Braham     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Carmody (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Dalbo     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Elm Park (Unver)     [Map]     S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Stanchfield Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Stanchfield     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Springvale (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Grandy     [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Pine Brook (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Walbo (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Wyanett (Unver)     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
West Point (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Kanabec County
 
County Seat for Kanabec:   Mora
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanabec County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Woodland (Unver)     [Map]     E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Warman (Unver)     [Map]     SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kroschel (Unver)     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mora     [Map]     SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Quamba     [Map]     SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ogilvie     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Brunswick (Unver)     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lewis Lake (Unver)     [Map]     S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Grass Lake (Unver)     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Grasston     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Coin     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
 
 

Morrison County
 
County Website: www.co.morrison.mn.us/
County Seat for Morrison:   Little Falls
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morrison County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Hillman     [Map]     SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Harding     [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lastrup     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Platte (Unver)     [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Ramey (Unver)     [Map]     SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Morrill (Unver)     [Map]     SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Pierz     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Genola     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Buckman     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Freedhem (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Little Rock (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Vawter (Unver)     [Map]     SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Pine County
 
County Website: www.pinecounty.org/
County Seat for Pine:   Pine City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Minnesota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pine County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Brook Park     [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ellson (Unver)     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Henriette     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Finlayson     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Friesland (Unver)     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Groningen (Unver)     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Evergreen Park (Unver)     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Hinckley     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Mission Creek (Unver)     [Map]     SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Sandstone     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Beroun     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Banning (Unver)     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Rutledge     [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
Denham     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Pine City     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Askov     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Willow River     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Greely (Unver)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Sturgeon Lake     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cloverdale     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Rock Creek     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Bruno     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Isle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Isle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Isle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Isle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Isle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1421, Longitude: -93.4599     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Isle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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