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Averill
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Coordinates: 46°58′15″N 96°32′50″W / 46.97083°N 96.54722°W / 46.97083; -96.54722Coordinates: 46°58′15″N 96°32′50″W / 46.97083°N 96.54722°W / 46.97083; -96.54722
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Clay
Elevation
915 ft (279 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 218
GNIS feature ID 639538

Averill is an unincorporated community in Clay County, in the U.S. state of Minnesota.

History

A post office was established at Averill in 1899, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1969. The community was named for John T. Averill, an officer in the American Civil War and Minnesota legislator.

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