We offer information and resources for radon testing and mitigation in your home.

Radon in your home

Tools for monitoring radon on a table in a home



Minneapolis is in a high radon zone

Radon is an invisible, odorless gas that can:

  • Enter your home through the basement
  • Come from the dirt surrounding your home's foundation

Many, but not all, Minneapolis homes have radon. It's important to test the radon level in your home.

Health risks

Radon is the number one cause of lung cancer after smoking.

Test your home for radon 


Contact us

Minneapolis Health Department




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415