Mahtowa, Minnesota

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Mahtowa is located in Minnesota
Location of the community of Mahtowa
within Mahtowa Township, Carlton County
Coordinates: 46°34′26″N 92°37′55″W / 46.57389°N 92.63194°W / 46.57389; -92.63194Coordinates: 46°34′26″N 92°37′55″W / 46.57389°N 92.63194°W / 46.57389; -92.63194
CountryUnited States
CountyCarlton County
TownshipMahtowa Township
 • Total10.601 sq mi (27.46 km2)
 • Land10.592 sq mi (27.43 km2)
 • Water0.009 sq mi (0.02 km2)
1,152 ft (351 m)
 • Total370
 • Density35/sq mi (13/km2)
ZIP code
Area code(s)218
GNIS feature ID0647392

Mahtowa is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Mahtowa Township, Carlton County, Minnesota, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 370.[2]

The community is located between Cloquet and Moose Lake, near the junction of Interstate 35 and Carlton County Road 4.

County Road 4 and County Road 61 are two of the main routes in Mahtowa.

Mahtowa is located 13 miles southwest of Cloquet. Mahtowa is located 11 miles northeast of Moose Lake; and 32 miles southwest of Duluth.


  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.

Further reading[edit]

  • Rand McNally Road Atlas – 2007 edition – Minnesota entry
  • Official State of Minnesota Highway Map – 2011/2012 edition
  • Mn/DOT map of Carlton County – 2012 edition