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Silver Lake Minnesota Community Guide


Location:
Silver Lake Minnesota population sign Location of Silver Lake, Minnesota

Population: 
 Silver Lake (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2000-2010 Change
Actual Percent
Population 694 698 764 761 837 +76 +9.99
Land Area (sq. mile) 0.30 0.31 0.31 0.35 0.35 0 0.00
Density (persons per sq. mile) 2,313.3 2,251.6 2,464.5 2,191.4 2,391.4 +200.03 +9.99
Housing Units 273 321 334 340 379 +39 +11.47
Households -- 287 322 330 352 +22 +6.67
Persons Per Household -- 2.43 2.37 2.31 2.38 +0.07 +3.03

Geography:

Silver Lake is a city in McLeod County, Minnesota. Minnesota State Highway 7 serves as a main route in the city. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2), all of it land. The elevation is 1,063 ft (324 m) above sea level.

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Demographics:

As of the census of 2010, there were 837 people, 352 households, and 214 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,202.6 inhabitants per square mile (850.4 /km2). There were 379 housing units at an average density of 997.4 per square mile (385.1 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 99.4% White, 0.2% Asian, and 0.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.

There were 352 households of which 31.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.0% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.7% had a male householder with no wife present, and 39.2% were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 3.04.

The median age in the city was 35 years. 24.7% of residents were under the age of 18; 9.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 31.4% were from 25 to 44; 20.7% were from 45 to 64; and 14.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 51.1% male and 48.9% female.

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History:  

SILVER LAKE, a city in sections 33 and 34 of Hale Township platted in 1881 and incorporated on December 23, 1889, is situated at the north side of Silver Lake. It was settled primarily by Czechs and Poles. Its post office was established as Fremont in Hennepin County in 1856 and transferred to McLeod County in 1859, continuing until 1861; a farm post office was established in 1867 as Silver Lake, and the site was called Fremont until the general store was built in 1881, at which time the townsite was laid out as Silver Lake; the farm post office moved a number of times; it had a station of the Minneapolis and St. Louis Railroad.

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Government:
Silver Lake City Hall
308 Main Street W
PO Box 347
Silver Lake MN 55381-0347
Phone: (320) 327-2412
Fax: (320) 327-2299

Regular Business Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

City Council Meetings:
1st Monday in Jan, April, July and Oct at 6:30 pm


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Water Tower, Silver Lake Minnesota
Title Term Ends Name and Address   Phone
Mayor 12/31/2020 Dorothy "Dot" Butler
105 Century Lane
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Email (612) 245-0274
City Clerk/Treasurer appointed Jon Jerabek
308 Main Street W - PO Box 347
Silver Lake MN 55381-0347
Email (320) 327-2412
Council Member 12/31/2022 Josh Winfrey
714 Highway 7
Silver Lake, MN 55381
  (763) 742-2686
Council Member 12/31/2022 Chris Penaz
209 Grove Avenue N
Silver Lake, MN 55381
  (320) 894-9432
Council Member 12/31/2020 Brenda Fogarty
219 Century Lane
Silver Lake, MN 55381
  (320) 327-2541
Council Member 12/31/2020 Nolan Johnson
205 Main Street - PO Box 179
Silver Lake, MN 55381
  (320) 420-8768

Post Office:
US Post Office
113 Main Street W
Silver Bay, MN
55381-6062
Phone:
(320) 327-2155
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS

Regular Business Hours:
Week Days       8:30 am - 12:30 pm
                        2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday           8:30 am - 9:30 am

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Utilities:
Utility Type Utility Name Utility Phone
Electricity Xcel Energy (800) 622-4677
Natural Gas CenterPoint Energy (800) 245-2377
Wastewater City of Silver Lake (320) 327-2412
Water City of Silver Lake (320) 327-2412
Telephone CenturyLink (800) 332-0245
Cable TV Mediacom (800) 332-0245

Major Employers:
Employer Products/Services Employees
City of Silver Lake Executive, Legislative, & Other Gen. Govt. Support 46
Glencoe-Silver Lake Schools Elementary & Secondary Schools 41
First Community Bank Silver Lake Depository Credit Intermediation 8


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Schools:
Glencoe-Silver Lake School District
1621 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2498
Fax: (320) 864-6320
Web: www.gsl.k12.mn.us

Grades:  PK-12
Students:  1,771

 
Glencoe-Silver Lake Senior High School
1825 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2401
Fax: (320) 864-6475

Grades:  9-12
Students:  579

 
Lincoln Junior High School
1621 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2401
Fax: (320) 864-2475

Grades:  7-8
Students:  284

 
Lakeside Elementary School
229 Lake Avenue
Silver Lake, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2401
Fax: (320) 327-3122

Grades:  3-6
Students:  491

 
Baker Elementary School
405 16th Street E
Glencoe, MN 55336
Phone: (320) 864-2677
Fax: (320) 864-2682

Grades:  PK-2
Students:  417

 

Churches:
Faith Presbyterian Church
108 Main Street E
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2452
 
Grace Bible Church
300 Cleveland Street SW
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2266
 
Holy Family Church
720 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2261
 

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Businesses:
American Legion
241 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2404
 
Anytime Auto Repair and Towing
19908 Falcon Avenue
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-0125
 
Bebo GI Manufacturing Company
22506 Flower Road
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 485-2526
 
C & C Roofing
20906 Flower Road
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-3131
 
Cedar Crest Estates
1401 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-6577
 
Corner Market
916 State Highway 7
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2500
 
Country Built Cabinets
12416 220th Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2584
 
CTM Construction
300 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2796
 
Custom Installations LLC
2006 Jubilee Drive
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2300
 
Dave's Ag Repair
8849 228th Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2198
 
DSL Cabinets
304 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2660
 
E & K Recreational Concepts
713 State Highway 7
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 753-1181
 
Electronic Servicing
216 Grove Avenue N
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2742
 
First Community Bank
201 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-3191
 
Gene's Towing
20656 County Road 2
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2506
 
George Kucera Pioneer Seeds
22829 Jet Avenue
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2441
 
Harlan's Auto Repair
211 N Lake Avenue
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2255
 
Jerabek's Market
401 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2885
 
JN Machining and Repair
20773 Kale Drive
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2813
 
Juncewski Trucking LLC
9263 Common Street
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2315
 
K & K Storage
512 Lake Avenue N
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-0123
 
Kaz's
412 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2445
 
Ken Matthews Digging
20475 County Road 2
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2845
 
Lakes Gas Company
1101 State Highway 7 W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 327-2317
 
Larry Doerr Agency
117 Main Street W
Silver Lake, MN 55381
Phone: (320) 753-6000
 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   


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