Welcome to the City of Sherburn

Notice of Position Opening

Property Tax Breakdown Letter

Holiday Information

To the residents of Sherburn:
With the changes that have come about in the last few days, here is what you can expect moving forward:
The Red Carpet will be closing to the public at 5:00 tomorrow (03/17/2020). This is for in house dining only. Beginning Wednesday, 03/18, the restaurant will be open for carry-out only from 11:00 AM-7:00 PM. This will include the off-sale. There is no need to stockpile products as the store will continue to order products as always and shelves will be kept stocked as best we can.
The Sherburn Theater will be closed beginning immediately. We will reopen the theater for movies as soon as is possible and safe.

Beginning 05/18/2020, City Hall will open from 10:00 am to Noon. Staff will be working regular hours and can be reached by phone at 764-4491 if assistance is needed outside of the posted hours. 

We hope everyone stays healthy and we all get through this trying time as soon as possible. Be safe everyone!!


In existence for over 135 years, Sherburn prides itself on the quality of life it offers it's residence and the welcoming environment it poses for those visiting or just passing through.

With a population of 1137, Sherburn is located in southern Minnesota at the junction of Interstate 90 and State Highway 4, just south of Fox Lake.  We are within 20 miles of the following larger communities: Fairmont, Jackson, St. James, and Estherville, Iowa.  We are a Plan A Statutory City, and have been a municipal corporation since 1879.  The rich farm country has many recreational activities to enjoy year round.  Please, come explore this site and our community.
Sherburn is a desirable location for families with members who work in more than one of the surrounding cities.  We offer short drive times, affordable housing, and a high quality of life.