The City of Nowthen is located in the northwestern corner of Anoka County. The city 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 Sq. miles with a population of 4,443 people. We have two parks, Nowthen Memorial park and pavilion , located in the city center and Twin Lakes park is beautiful with trails, beach, pavilion and boat dock. We invite you to come experience our spacious country side.
"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Henry Ford
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