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Pros

-Education
-Attractive downtown
-Attractive neighborhoods

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters


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Regional-center complex/Capital city - Southeast Minnesota along upper Mississippi River, 20 miles west of Wisconsin border See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Minnesota
County: Hennepin County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Minneapolis, Bloomington, ... 42 total
Zip Codes: 55407, 55423, ... 66 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Hennepin


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Hennepin County is 3.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hennepin County jobs have Increased by 1.24 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hennepin County's cost of living is 12.20% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Hennepin County's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Hennepin County's population is 1,223,150 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 18.66 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Hennepin County is $235,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -8.14%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Hennepin County public schools spend $14,860 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Hennepin County. Learn more...

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  3/9/2018
Forward Thinking, Great Economy and Super Livable

I am not a native Minnesotan, but I have lived in the state longer than any other place that I've lived, which includes Detroit area, Washington DC, Dallas and the... (Read More)

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  10/4/2017
property taxes

Eye Wateringly high. 20% year over year property tax hikes in the last 2-3 years. Expect to pay around $5k a year on homes valued around $300,000. Your local school... (Read More)

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