Explore Our City

Waconia is a progressively growing community located just 30 minutes west of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul in an area popular with visitors for its many lakes, parks, and other enjoyable destinations.

Named a “Tree City USA” by the National Arbor Day Foundation, the City of Waconia is nestled next to scenic Lake Waconia, the third largest lake in the Metro and one of the cleanest lakes in the area.

Additionally, Waconia boasts a dynamic economy, established industrial parks, first class education, and exceptional healthcare facilities. Combined, all of these amenities make Waconia a great place to live, work, learn, and play!
Lakeside view in the city