Make Paynesville Your Home

Welcome! Paynesville is a wonderful community to live in, raise a family, work, and retire in.

We have our own City Government with a full time 24/7 local police force, mayor and city council. city link

We boast about our local hospital and ER, CentraCare of Paynesville, and ambulance service. hospital link

Our school district is K12 in 3 campuses, ECFE, and bus services. school link

We have a beautiful local Lake Koronis with 2 beaches and 3 boat launches. lake link

Our community has apartment complexes, in town homes, lake, and country homes available to fit anyone’s needs. Some of our local amenities include: a public library, gift shops, flower stores, coffee shop, restaurants, cafes, gas stations, grocery store, airport, city parks, splash pad, paved bike trails, 18 miles of walking path, 40 acres of city parks playground, soccer field, community garden and compost site, new and used car dealers, prefabricated homes, rv dealers, thriving industrial park, financial institutions, elderly care, ice skating rink, community center, public golf course, sportsman club/gun range, food shelf, 9 places of worship, adult living community, weekly newspaper, food shelf, meals on wheels, arts council, airport,  oil depot, year round indoor ice arena, museum, auditorium, fitness centers, and of course a great chamber of commerce.

We are a safe and charming community to call home.

Our community is a year round destination with 3 lake resorts, hotel, cross country ski trails, snowmobile club, lake association, paved bike trail, DNR hunting land, antique shops, and bait shop.

Our residents love our community and donate their time and talents through our various community clubs. Visit our Civic Groups Page

Get an overview of the area with a map


We also cater to Senior living, click here to see why Paynesville is a great retirement community.