What you need to know about Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis, MN is a center for business, arts and professional sports. Six Fortune 500 companies are headquartered here, including Target and U.S. Bancorp. The city has a thriving theater climate featuring the world-famous Walker Art Center. Home to the Minnesota Vikings, Timberwolves and Twins, professional sports fans have lots to see. With so much to offer, Minneapolis has received numerous accolades, including Top 10 Downtowns, Top 10 Healthiest Cities, and more.

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Top 10 Healthiest 2015
Top 10 Downtowns 2015
Why Minneapolis, MN is a Great Place to Live
Nice homes, the downtown, and the people contribute to an attractive quality of life.

Population

394,424
Up by 3.78%
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Business

Interested in learning more about the business climate in Minneapolis, Minnesota area? Visit BusinessClimate.com

Business Climate
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Why Minneapolis, MN is a Great Place to Live
Nice homes, the downtown, and the people contribute to an attractive quality of life.

Median Home Price

$205,200
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 48.63%
48.63% Complete
Homes Rented 51.37%
51.37% Complete

Real Estate

In Minneapolis, Minnesota


Ready to move to Minneapolis? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Minneapolis.
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Schools

In Minneapolis, Minnesota


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Minneapolis rates.

Median Household Income

$50,767
Lower than the national average

Business

In Minneapolis, Minnesota


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Minneapolis.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Minneapolis, Minnesota


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Minneapolis.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 47%
47% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Minneapolis, MN's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Healthiest 2015
Top 10 Downtowns 2015
Top 10 Winter Vacation Cities 2012
Top 10 Affordable Vacations 2012

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