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Burchard, Minnesota
Burchard, Minnesota is located in Minnesota
Burchard, Minnesota
Burchard, Minnesota
Location in Minnesota
Burchard, Minnesota is located in the United States
Burchard, Minnesota
Burchard, Minnesota
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Lyon
Township Shelburne
Elevation
1,673 ft (510 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 507
GNIS feature ID 640651

Burchard is an unincorporated community in Lyon County, in the U.S. state of Minnesota.

History

Burchard was laid out in 1886 by the railroad. It was named for H. M. Burchard, a railroad official.

A post office was established in Burchard in 1886, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1945.

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