Ellendale sits 14 miles south of Owatonna, and 16 miles north of Albert Lea at I35 and Highway 30 (exit 26).
Named for the wife of C.J. Ives, a railroad president. Ellen Dale was a friend to all who worked the line. A beautiful, prosperous little village, named for the kind and thoughtful Ellen.
Today, Ellendale is a peaceful, community-minded, friendly city—home to more than 700 people—offering a low cost of living, minimal traffic, no city sales tax, updated water and sewer system, and a strong sense of community.
Ellendale Parks and Trails Committee Bench Memorial and Donation Forms:
Phone: (507) 684-2681
Email: click here
106 Sixth Avenue W
PO Box 385
Ellendale, MN 56026
Mon, Tues, Thurs: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Fri: 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Masks are required to enter the City Clerk's Office.