"Small town living with big city ammenities 5 miles away"
Oronoco is a small town living only 5 minutes from Rochester and also Lake Zumbro a popular boating/fishing destination in the area. Residence have the option of Rochester or Pine island Schools. Some newer subdivisions with larger acreage lots and also some old world charm homes with character. The city is expanding the trail recreation area around Lake Shady to include biking, canoeing , fishing activities and family activities. Oronoco is also home to the annual Oronoco Gold Rush Days in August, an antique show and flea market which attracts people from all over the country. Adjacent to the city is Elk Run Development with1500 acres of future development opportunities. A small quiet peaceful town stones throw to Rochester.