Quality of Life

Sherburne County is committed to the well-being of individuals in the community.   Sherburne County is home to multiple excellent school districts, recreational opportunities to satisfy all outdoor enthusiasts, a vibrant business community for both patrons and job seekers; all nestled in an area that has low crime, taxes and housing prices making Sherburne County an attractive place to put down roots at any point in life.  

Residents have access to an extensive network of parks and trails, the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, and the Sand Dunes State Forest.

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Sherburne County residents enjoy the Elk River YMCA, and the Becker Community Center - complete with pool, fitness center and banquet rooms.

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There are also a number of high quality golf courses, area lakes and the Mississippi River provide access to outdoor fun.