Communities in Elk River, Minnesota

Riverside Community

If you are looking for a town that will welcome you in with open arms, look no further. The City of Elk River is a close-knit community located just off the Mississippi River where you will find many fishers and explorers enjoying the beautiful outdoors. Elk River, just 36 miles from downtown Minneapolis, offers rural serenity enveloped by 45 parks covering 1,100 acres, along with 75 miles of paved trails for walking and bicycling. 

Endearing Location

The Town of Elk River is a serene community offering a welcoming atmosphere. The nearby attractions such as downtown concerts, skating in the winter or shops and local restaurants such as Kemper Drug, Pompeii Pizzeria and many more, make this town endearing and with the convenient proximity to the metro, it's no wonder this area is growing quickly. It is situated at the confluence of the Mississippi and Elk Rivers and features fun for all four seasons.

Other major access arteries nearby include U.S. Hwy 10 and I-94. Northstar Commuter Rail Station is just about 3 miles away. Children in this town can attend the highly sought after Independent School District 728 schools, Parker Elementary, Salk Middle, and Elk River Senior High, all closely located to the heart of town.

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