Welcome to the Kerkhoven Area 
Below you’ll find information that’ll make your move to the region a smooth transition. Visit www.prairiewaters.com for more information on things to do, restaurants, local businesses events, community amenities and more! 

Visitor and Relocation Guide

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Download and view the ONLY regional visitors and relocation guide in the four-county region. Guide includes information on city, county and state parks, fishing, hunting, shops, outdoor activities, healthcare, child care, education, housing and highlights our counties and communities. 

Area Housing 

Renting in Kerkhoven

Freetly Townhomes/Apartments 
  • 4 plex Townhomes, 807 Atlantic Ave Kerkhoven, MN 56252
  • Apartments, 204 N 10th St Kerkhoven, MN 56252

Kerk Housing: 320-269-6640 x12
  • 12 plex, 203 N 13th St Kerkhoven, MN 56252
  • 2-4 plexes, 309 S 9th St Kerkhoven, MN 56252
Gra-Mar Apartments: 320-419-7245
  • 12 plex, 402 S 8th St Kerkhoven, MN 56252
Kerkhoven EDA Townhomes: 320-264-5281
  • 4 plex townhomes, 309 S 8th St Kerkhoven, MN 56252

Houses for Sale

Area Realtors 

Child Care

  • Kerkhoven offers a wide variety of in-home childcare providers as well as area childcare centers that provide quality child care and accessible early learning in a warm, nurturing, and educational environment to meet the needs for children and families of the  surrounding communities. 


Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg School District is located in central Minnesota and includes the cities of Kerkhoven, Murdock and Sunburg abbreviated as KMS.  The KMS district is comprised of two school buildings and a Norweigan themed Barnehage Preschool.

KMS Elementary School is located in Murdock and serves grades kindergarten through six.   KMS High School is located in Kerkhoven and features four preschool classrooms serving ages three to five and the High School serving grades seven through 12.  *Barnehage Preschool is located in Sunburg and serves preschool students ages three to five and incorporates a Norweigan language setting.

Employment Opportunities

Our region has a wide-variety of hundreds of full-time and part-time jobs. Visit www.prairiewaters.com/employment for a full listing of openings.

Major Kerkhoven Employers: