Centerville is a city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 3,792 at the 2010 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.41 square miles (6.24 km2), of which, 2.13 square miles (5.52 km2) is land and 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2) is water.
Main Street / County Road 14 serves as a main route in the community. Interstate 35E is nearby.
Centerville is completely surrounded by the city of Lino Lakes.
Centerville was established in 1857. It was named for its location in relation to Saint Paul, the Mississippi River at Anoka, and the Saint Croix River at Stillwater.
Centerville is served by Independent School District #12, the Centennial School District. Students attend Centerville Elementary School from kindergarten to 5th grade, Centennial Middle School in Lino Lakes from sixth to eighth grade, and Centennial High School in nearby Circle Pines from ninth to 12th grade.
As of the census of 2010, there were 3,792 people, 1,315 households, and 1,025 families living in the city. The population density was 1,780.3 inhabitants per square mile (687.4/km2). There were 1,363 housing units at an average density of 639.9 per square mile (247.1/km2).