What you need to know about Shakopee, MN

Located in Scott County, one of the fastest growing communities in Minnesota, Shakopee offers families a quiet respite from the Twin Cities, which are located just minutes away. Shakopee attracts families looking for a city focused on offering residents top-notch education, ample recreation and small-town family values. Companies like Shutterfly, Datacard and Rosemount Inc. have recently put down roots in Shakopee, helping to boast an already stable economy. Many visitors come to Shakopee to tour The Landing, a historic frontier village that shows people what life was like in the Minnesota River Valley more than 150 years ago.  

From Malt to Hops, Scott County's Beer Scene Is Bubbling
New enterprises add to long history of beer production
Shakopee-Scott County, MN is a Destination for Fun
Scott County offers visitors everything they could wish for in a destination
Small Towns Offer Big Advantages in Scott County, MN
Small-town life near a big city is the best of both worlds

Business

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Business Climate
A couple stands in front of their new home in Shakopee, MN. The house has tan siding and red accents with white trim and garage doors.
Scott County, MN Real Estate Market Keeps Its Momentum
Real estate affordability, variety lure newcomers
A bartender poses behind the bar at Badger Hill Brewery.
From Malt to Hops, Scott County's Beer Scene Is Bubbling
New enterprises add to long history of beer production

Median Home Price

$210,700
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 77.12%
77.12% Complete
Homes Rented 22.88%
22.88% Complete

Real Estate

In Shakopee, Minnesota


Ready to move to Shakopee? 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 Shakopee.
Three Rivers Park District, Cleary Regional Park
Sports and Recreation in Shakopee, MN
Indoor fitness and beautiful outdoor locations make for fun ways to stay fit
Valleyfair amusement park in Shakopee, Minnesota
Shakopee-Scott County, MN is a Destination for Fun
Scott County offers visitors everything they could wish for in a destination
Shakopee High School in Shakopee, Minnesota, Scott County.
Schools in Shakopee and Scott County, MN
Scott County students excel through K-12, higher education and community options
My husband Gary and I moved to Prior Lake in 1976, and it was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made. Scott County really has it all – a small town feel with easy access to all the amenities of the Twin Cities metro area; a diverse, friendly population and a vibrant, growing economy; great schools and the state’s best recreational enterprises; a place you want to raise a family, and a place you want to live out your golden years.

Scott County Commissioner Barbara Marschall

Schools

In Shakopee, 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 Shakopee rates.

Median Household Income

$79,670
Higher than the national average

Business

In Shakopee, 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 Shakopee.
St. Francis Regional Medical Center
Hospitals and Health Care in Shakopee and Scott County, MN
Scott County is home to abundant top-tier health-care options
Maggie and Mary's North Aire Market in Shakopee, Minnesota, Scott County
Scott County, MN Cultivates Entrepreneurial Spirit
Community welcomes innovative ventures

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old
Downtown Prior Lake, Minnesota, Scott County.
Small Towns Offer Big Advantages in Scott County, MN
Small-town life near a big city is the best of both worlds
Perron's Sul Lago in Prior Lake, Minnesota, Scott County.
Restaurants in Shakopee, MN
Diverse flavors delight foodies throughout the region
The Stans Museum, home to the Scott County Historical Society in Shakopee, Minnesota
Arts and Culture in Shakopee, MN
Libraries, teen centers, art and museums provide exciting cultural options
Rahr Malting in Shakopee, Minnesota, Scott Count
Scott County, MN Economy Progresses With Diversity
Strong sectors include agriculture, technology, construction, manufacturing

Health

In Shakopee, 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 Shakopee.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 39%
39% Complete
Graduated High School 92%
92% Complete

More About Shakopee, MN

Restaurants in Shakopee, MN
Diverse flavors delight foodies throughout the region
Scott County, MN Real Estate Market Keeps Its Momentum
Real estate affordability, variety lure newcomers
From Malt to Hops, Scott County's Beer Scene Is Bubbling
New enterprises add to long history of beer production
Sports and Recreation in Shakopee, MN
Indoor fitness and beautiful outdoor locations make for fun ways to stay fit
Shakopee-Scott County, MN is a Destination for Fun
Scott County offers visitors everything they could wish for in a destination
Schools in Shakopee and Scott County, MN
Scott County students excel through K-12, higher education and community options
Hospitals and Health Care in Shakopee and Scott County, MN
Scott County is home to abundant top-tier health-care options
Scott County, MN Cultivates Entrepreneurial Spirit
Community welcomes innovative ventures
Small Towns Offer Big Advantages in Scott County, MN
Small-town life near a big city is the best of both worlds
Restaurants in Shakopee, MN
Diverse flavors delight foodies throughout the region
Arts and Culture in Shakopee, MN
Libraries, teen centers, art and museums provide exciting cultural options
Scott County, MN Economy Progresses With Diversity
Strong sectors include agriculture, technology, construction, manufacturing