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Big Lake Township is located in Sherburne County, Minnesota just beyond the metro suburbs to the Northwest. With its geographical location it is a 35 minute drive to Minneapolis and just 30 minutes to St. Cloud. The Township covers a total area of 43.8 square miles. Natural amenities such as lakes, the Mississippi and Elk Rivers, trail systems, parks, and easy access to major roads make Big Lake Township the ideal place to live, work, play and relax. Many residents find living in the country atmosphere of Big Lake Township inviting while having easy access to highways, Northstar Commuter Rail Line and shopping areas. You’ll find affordable start-up housing, family neighborhoods, retirement homes, water front, as well as luxury homes. This growing community has agricultural roots with areas developing into light industrial, commercial, and retail. Parks and recreation also play a vital role in making Big Lake Township a good place to be.
In 2017 Sherburne County Planning estimated Big Lake Township’s population at 7,785.
The Town Hall is located at: 21960 County Road 5 NW Big Lake, MN 55309
Mailing Address: PO Box 75 Big Lake, MN 55309
Town Hall / Clerk’s Office Hours:
Monday -Thursday 8 am – 3 pm and Fridays 8 am – 12 Noon
Highway 25 Study Area Update 8-31-17