Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
City
Downtown Detroit Lakes along Washington Avenue
Downtown Detroit Lakes along Washington Avenue
Nickname(s): "DL"
Location of Detroit Lakeswithin Becker Countyin the state of Minnesota
Location of Detroit Lakes
within Becker County
in the state of Minnesota
Coordinates: 46°48′48″N 95°50′41″W / 46.81333°N 95.84472°W / 46.81333; -95.84472
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Becker
Government
 • Mayor Matt Brenk
Area
 • Total 15.20 sq mi (39.37 km2)
 • Land 10.22 sq mi (26.47 km2)
 • Water 4.98 sq mi (12.90 km2)
Elevation 1,368 ft (417 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,569
 • Estimate (2016) 9,165
 • Density 560/sq mi (220/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 56501, 56502
Area code(s) 218
FIPS code 27-15832
GNIS feature ID 0642777[1]
Website www.ci.detroit-lakes.mn.us, www.detroitlakes.com

Detroit Lakes it is a city and the county seat of Becker County, Minnesota, United States. The city's economy is based on tourism and agriculture. It attracts tourists in both summer and winter.

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