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Ham Lake, Minnesota
Welcome to Ham Lake ...
The city of Ham Lake is located in Anoka County.
The location of Ham Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Ham Lake: Ham Lk.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ham Lake has a population of 16,528 people<2> (see below for details).
Ham Lake is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ham Lake lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ham Lake had a population of 15,296 people. This makes Ham Lake the county's 9th most populous community.
The population of Ham Lake represents 0.29% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 69th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 15,296 people, the population of Ham Lake increased 20.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,710 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ham Lake had an population of 16,528 people. This is an increase of 8.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.04% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ham Lake.
Communities near Ham Lake ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ham Lake and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ham Lake.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Websites for Ham Lake ...
Official Website: www.ci.ham-lake.mn.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ham Lake ...
Looking for more information about Ham Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ham Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ham Lake.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Ham Lake: www.ci.ham-lake.mn.us/
The official website for Anoka County: www.co.anoka.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019