"A hometown place for hometown people"
Location of the city of Champlin
within Hennepin County, Minnesota
|• Mayor||Ryan Karasek|
|• 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)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||2,600/sq mi (1,000/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (Central)|
|GNIS feature ID||0641097|
|Website||City of Champlin|
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.
- City of Champlin - Official city website.