Coon Rapids, Minnesota 

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+0.6% since 2020

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9.2 / 3.7

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Best Places to Live in Coon Rapids, Minnesota

Coon Rapids, Minnesota is a vibrant city located in Anoka County. This bustling community offers plenty for visitors to explore such as the Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park or one of many popular restaurants. Residents here also take advantage of all the outdoor activities available at Mississippi West Regional Park, Bunker Hills Regional Park and Crooked Lake Park. With its excellent school systems, thriving businesses, and numerous recreational opportunities it's no wonder why so many people choose to make Coon Rapids their home. Regional-center complex/Capital city - Southeast Minnesota along upper Mississippi River, 20 miles west of Wisconsin border.
State: Minnesota
County: Anoka County
Metro Area: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metro Area
City: Coon Rapids
Zip Codes: 55433 55448
Cost of Living: 0.9% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

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Coon Rapids, Mn Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Attractive downtown
Attractive neighborhoods
Growth and sprawl
Cost of living
Harsh winters

What Bert Has To Say About Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metro Area

The “twin cities” serve as a regional center for the upper Midwest and northern Great Plains. The fully cosmopolitan area is a balanced industrial, commercial, educational, and cultural center, and functions much as one city. The area is one of the most economically diverse in the country, serving as headquarters to large firms in agriculture, food, banking, technology, retailing, healthcare, and transportation. A few of the well-known companies include General Mills, 3M, US Bancorp, United Healthcare, and retailers Target and Best Buy. Job growth is still fairly modest, but overall, the Twin Cities have have a strong and prosperous feel.


The unemployment rate in Coon Rapids is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Coon Rapids jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Coon Rapids's cost of living is 0.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Coon Rapids's Cost of Living

August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Coon Rapids, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Anoka county remained narrowly Republican, 49.7% to 47.8%. More Voting Stats

Coon Rapids's population is 62,935 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.6%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 26.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Coon Rapids is Real Estate: $293,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%.

Coon Rapids public schools spend $11,585 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Coon Rapids. More Education

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Housing Market in Coon Rapids

It's a good time to buy in Coon Rapids. Home Appreciation is up 15.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Coon Rapids is $293,100.
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Reviews for Coon Rapids   3 Reviews
Great health care here! - 6/1/2008
I've lived in Alaska, Arizona and currently the twin cities. This place has the best health care of any place I've lived! Lots of physicians makes it easy to be seen. ... Read More

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great place to raise kids - 1/7/2008
Coon Rapids is a northern suburb of Minneapolis. It is a wonderful place to have a family, there is a lot to do, the schools are good and the four seasons give the... Read More

SO COLD - 2/26/2007
i live in Minnesota and to be honest i cant stand 12 inc snow storm last week the weather is unbelievable winter here sucks and winter is 8 to 9 month cant wait to move... Read More

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