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|— City —|
|Motto: "A hometown place for hometown people"|
|Hennepin County and the state of Minnesota|
|• Mayor||Mark Uglem|
|• Total||8.8 sq mi (22.8 km2)|
|• Land||8.2 sq mi (21.2 km2)|
|• Water||0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2) 7.05%%|
|Elevation||853 ft (260 m)|
|• Density||2,713.9/sq mi (1,047.5/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||Central (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0641097|
Charles Miles created the first permanent settlement that was called called the Marshall Township which was split into six town's Champlin and Dayton in 1859.
The town's name Champlin came from the family name of U.S. Navy Commodore Stephen Champlin.
Other websites [change]
- City of Champlin - Official city website.