The City of Nowthen is located in the northwestern corner of Anoka County. It was founded in 1869 as Burns Township and later was incorporated into the City of Nowthen on June 30, 2008.
Nowthen is approximately 35.1 square miles with a population of 4,536 people.
We have two parks: Nowthen Memorial Park and Pavilion (located in the city's center) and Twin Lakes Park, which has a beautiful beach, trails, pavilions, and a boat dock.
We invite you to come experience our spacious countryside.
Nowthen News and Announcements
Annual Nowthen Tree Lighting Saturday Dec. 2nd Starts at 5:00pm Tree lighting at 6:30pm Nowthen Historic Town Hall
Don't miss the Nowthen Farmers Market final indoor vendor market Dec 2nd. Features include baked goodies, Holiday Decor, floral bouquets, and so much more!
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