Big Lake, Minnesota

Population 10,029

Big Lake is located in Sherburne County, MN. The population is 10,029, making Big Lake the 2nd largest city in Sherburne County.

There are 4 public schools in Big Lake with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Big Lake is low , and there are 1 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Big Lake is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Big Lake property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Big Lake include Big Lake Township, Monticello and Orrock Township.

Big Lake Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 7.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 24.2%

Crime Rate

62.81% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 161
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 262
  • Property Crime: 787
  • Larceny Theft: 525

Registered Offenders

93.67% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Big Lake
  • 1.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

73 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 73


Low 2.1%
  • Minnesota unemployment average: 2.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 4 K-12 public schools in Big Lake, MN and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Big Lake's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $870
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,010
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,245
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,730
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,025

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Environmental Hazards

73 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Big Lake, MN has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.72 Average
    Big Lake, MN is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 13.17°
  • February 16.03°
  • March 30°
  • April 44°
  • May 56.76°
  • June 65.31°
  • July 71.88°
  • August 68.88°
  • September 59.85°
  • October 47.32°
  • November 33.7°
  • December 17.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Big Lake, MN

Big Lake, MN has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Big Lake, MN has no risk of hurricanes.
Big Lake, MN has a very high risk of hail storms.
Big Lake, MN has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Big Lake, MN: $65,131


Unemployment in Big Lake is 2.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.79%
White Collar - 55.21%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Mark Dayton
  • Sen. Al Franken
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar

City Representatives

  • Tom Emmer

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

3 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Big Lake, MN

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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  • No retirement homes found in Big Lake, MN
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