Welcome to Milnor

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Come joine the fun in Milnor at the
Lakeview Golf Course.  This challenging
par 36 course winds its way around
Storm Lake on a gently rolling course.

We offer the following............
  • Business district with a variety of stores and businesses which include the following types of businesses:  grocery store, grill/restaurant, clinic,  post office, variety store, newspaper, convenience store, gas stations, bank/credit union, vehicle and tire repair, electrical/HVAC, plumbing, car wash, farm equipment, auto body repair, elevator, liquor store, veterinary, small engine repair, beauty/barber shop, funeral home, tree removal service along with many smaller businesses that meet a number of needs in the community.
  • K thru 12 Public School system offering a variety of courses and college credit work.  The school also offers a variety of sports including basketball, football, track and volleyball.  Other extra curricular activities offered are Speech, Drama, FBLA, Art Club, Yearbook. Science Fair, Student Council and Academic Olympics.
  • Public Library with fiction and non-fiction books, accelerated readers for school age children, best sellers and inter-library loans
  • Three Churches, Catholic, Lutheran and Methodist.
  • Childcare Center and Preschool licensed for up to 72 children.
  • Activity Center of over 15,000 square feet open to the public and school for fitness and used for a variety of community and athletic events. 
  • Golf course sporting a club house, golf cart rental and storage located on a 9 hole 36 par course.


Mission Statement

The City of Milnor will provide strong leadership, a responsive government and effective services for its citizens that enhances their quality of life.  Our citizens are our greaest asset and we provide for the communities needs through quality service and leadership.

Core Values

Fiscal Integrity
Service and Safety
Quality Living Environment
Community Sustainability
Open and Accessible Government


A "Big SHOUT OUT" to the Milnor
Fire Department/Milnor Fire District
and "Congratulations" on their amazing new building. A new steel framed 9,600 square foot building (80'x 120') with six overhead doors for parking fire trucks, equipment and the Sargent County ambulance. The building also features   a training room, ambulance office, kitchen, bathrooms, storage and mechanical room. The building was built with a low interest loan, taxpayer dollars, and fundraising (Inferno Night). There were no grants or donated funds used.


The City of Milnor is located in
southeast North Dakota along North Dakota Highway 13 in a bustling community of agriculture and industry.  Milnor is very progressive with a variety of businesses, three churches, an activity center, an excellent park and recreational system, golf course, swimming pool, library and school. 
Our community enjoys ultra-high speed fiber-optic connections to all our homes and businesses which brings a quality of life that allow us to enjoy the safety, security and slower pace of our rural community without compromising our education or health care needs. 



Milnor's Core Values

Fiscal Integrity
Open and Accessible Government
Service and Safety
Quality Living Environment
Community Sustainability

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We offer the following.............

  • Senior Citizen Center with activities and noon dinners.
  • Park system with facilities at three different sites, including playground areas, swimming pool, picnic areas, softball field, basketball court, skateboard courtyard, a gazebo and walking paths,   A variety of programs are offered with swimming lessons, T-ball, softball and baseball programs. 
  • Municipal airport with a new hangar and terminal. 
  • Community Foundation with a permanent endowment, vested at $4.3M allowing yearly income to be used for improvements in the Milnor community. 
  • Incentives to build or buy a home in the community, enticements for businesses to locate in our town and a Renaissance Zone with over 50 completed projects. 
  • Newly annexed 44 acre commercial and industrial park on the south side of town with approximately 27 acres still available.
  • New residential subdivision with 49 lots available for home builders. 
  • Fire and ambulance service with the ambulance staffed with full time EMT's. 
  • Variety of community activities such as Wednesday Nights at the Park, Crazy Days, Galaxie Awards, Holiday children's festivities, Miss Milnor Pageant, Fine Arts and Academic Award Night, Athletic Banquet, Relay for Life, June Fest, Inferno Night, Post Prom, Airport Pancake Breakfasts along with many school related activities all year long. 
  • Milnor was chosen "City of the Year" in 2014 by the League of Cities, is a member of Tree City USA, and has planted 116 trees in the past five years.
  • Milnor is technologically friendly with fiber optic connections for ultra high speed internet connections.  And, a cellular phone tower will be installed in Milnor in the spring of 2017.


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