Comprehensive Health Care
Cambridge provides comprehensive medical and health care services to a regional
base of consumers. Every option from traditional to alternative health
resources is available locally. The
Cambridge Medical Center is a regional medical center providing clinic
and hospital services.
GracePointe Crossing a Premier Senior Living and Health Care Community. Comfortable town homes, senior independent apartments, assisted living, memory care and a full-skilled care residence create a full array of senior living options, with the convenience of downtown Cambridge close by. At the heart of GracePointe Crossing is a commitment to high quality service as a ministry of compassion and fellowship.
Detailed demographics and statistics can be found through the various links
Census - Isanti County QuickFacts
Wide ranges of high-quality educational choices are available for area citizens
of all ages. Educational excellence begins with Early Childhood Education and
is a life-long commitment in the community of Cambridge! The public school
system of Cambridge-Isanti
ISD# 911 school district offers specialty classes along with its core
curriculum as well as year-round options for grades K-8.
ISD# 911 Community Education provides an array of classes, trainings
and physical fitness opportunities. Since 1978, the Cambridge Christian School K-12 programs have fostered spiritual and
academic growth in a Christ-centered environment. The
Cambridge Campus of Anoka Ramsey Community College is located in the
city on the banks of the scenic Rum River and is the pride of the community.
They offer a variety of two-year degrees and transfer programs. The campus also
is home to the Minnesota Small Business Development
Center Satellite office.
A diverse and involved faith community along with a variety of extended
religious services is available within the community of Cambridge. Whether you
are looking for traditional or contemporary services, all can be found in
Cambridge. Several religious education offerings from preschool through Grade
12 are also provided in Cambridge.
The local government of the City of
Cambridge is organized as a Mayor and four Council members. The
City of Cambridge is branded for economic development purposes as
Minnesota's Opportunity Community City officials and staff take great
pride in the community and are receptive to the concerns of the citizens of
Cambridge. As the Isanti County seat,
Cambridge has a number of county and state services readily available from
family assistance to courthouse and Isanti County
Sheriff's Department. Also located in Cambridge is a
State of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) facility and
Minnesota Workforce Center.
The City of Cambridge, "City on the
Rum River" is located in Isanti County, Minnesota and was established in 1866.
The city sports the name given by settlers from New England, even though
Cambridge and the surrounding area were a haven for Swedish immigrants.
In the early 1900's, Cambridge had first class business facilities, possessing
a potato starch factory, 1,300-barrel flouring mill, a wool carding and
spinning mill, an excellent electric lighting plant, local and long-distance
telephone systems, making Cambridge a desirable community for commerce. More
information on the history of the City of Cambridge, neighboring cities of
Braham, Isanti as well as
Isanti County Minnesota is available from the Isanti
County Historical Society or come visit their Heritage Museum located
The community of Cambridge continues to be the leading economic hub of the East
Central Minnesota region!
The City of Cambridge and immediate surrounding areas have just the type of
housing you are looking for. Whether you are looking for new or previously
owned housing, the variety offered in Cambridge can fit all of your unique
needs. If you are looking to buy, our local real estate, financial and mortgage
sector Chamber members can make your housing purchase a reality! New town
homes, single-family homes, apartment units, workforce housing, lake homes, and
executive housing are all part of the housing mix available in the community of
The City of Cambridge works hard to design a well-connected community through
the consistent planning of neighborhoods that provide green space, landscaping,
and parks and trails into their overall designs.
There are numerous campgrounds and hotel/motel accommodations available in the
Cambridge area. Campgrounds are located near lakes and the scenic protected Rum
River. The Isanti County Fairgrounds facility also provides for camping,
showers and hook-ups. Always remember to consult the Cambridge Chamber Business
Directory on this site for a full listing of members within business
Cambridge is fortunate to have two quality weekly newspapers and a Sunday
Shopper publication that provide comprehensive news coverage of local and area
events, as well as extensive classified advertisements. Local Chamber media
members also provide online viewing of their publications and services. Radio
stations located in the East Central Minnesota region are a great source for
local news, community calendars and live broadcasts of area events and athletic
contests. A local access cable channel also gives community information
updates. Cambridge is geographically located close to the metropolitan Twin
Cities areas, so residents enjoy daily delivery of the Minneapolis and Saint
Paul newspapers and reception of the metro radio and television broadcasts.
All of your professional service needs are available here in the Cambridge,
Minnesota area. Top-quality talented professionals are poised to meet the needs
of all consumers; from financial, insurance, salon, catering, and tax
preparation to building design. The strong, stable financial institutions that
are the cornerstones of the communities in Isanti County complement these
Utilities & Telecommunications
The Cambridge area and Isanti County are wired for all of your technology needs,
far exceeding the infrastructure offered in many rural communities. Many
businesses provide wireless access to shoppers/visitors. The Cambridge Area
Chamber of Commerce and City of Cambridge were successful on a number of
community technology focused collaborations. One such success was the receipt
of a designation for Cambridge from the MN Department of Employment and
Economic Development as an
E-Commerce Ready community. Another success was a
Blandin Foundation 'Get Broadband', which will have a goal in the
business sector, to educate and expand the use of technology.
Area utilities continue to bring the Cambridge area residents reliable service
and reasonable rates. They do this while giving back to the communities
financially as well as showing concern for our environment.