Champlin, Minnesota

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Champlin
City
Champlin, Minnesota
Motto(s): "A hometown place for hometown people"
Location of the city of Champlinwithin Hennepin County, Minnesota
Location of the city of Champlin
within Hennepin County, Minnesota
Coordinates: 45°11′20″N 93°23′51″W / 45.18889°N 93.39750°W / 45.18889; -93.39750
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Hennepin
Founded 1852
Incorporated (town) 1859
Incorporated (city) 1971
Government
 • Mayor Ryan Karasek
Area
 • Total 8.73 sq mi (22.61 km2)
 • Land 8.17 sq mi (21.16 km2)
 • Water 0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)  6.41%
Elevation 853 ft (260 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 23,089
 • Estimate (2016) 24,231
 • Density 2,600/sq mi (1,000/km2)
Time zone Central (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central (UTC-5)
ZIP code 55316
Area code(s) 763
FIPS code 27-10846
GNIS feature ID 0641097[1]
Website City of Champlin

Champlin is a city in the U.S. state of Minnesota.

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.

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