Welcome to Karlstad, Minnesota Рthe Moose Capital of the North. Karlstad is in the southeast corner of the Kittson County at the junction of U.S. Highway 58 and Minnesota State Highway 11. The  800 individuals that reside in the Karlstad area benefit from having access to a variety of churches, businesses, industries, and services such as fine health care facilities, volunteer fire department, complete public and private school systems, and a full-range of housing options!

Karlstad offers many recreational possibilities for all seasons. Moose Park offers tennis courts, volleyball nets, softball fields, playground equipment, skating rinks, picnic sheets, bathroom, camping and RV facilities. In addition, the Karlstad Golf Course on the northwest corner of the town offers 9 hole course. Hunting, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing trails surround Karlstad as well. Overall, Karlstad offers adventure for all ages and interests!

If you are a 1st time home owner in Karlstad, please call the City Office at 218-436-2178 to inquire about a 1st Time Home Owners Incentive Program.