Monticello, Minnesota 

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Population

13,316

+8.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$73,151

Median Home Price

$228,500

Best Places to Live in Monticello, Minnesota

Regional-center complex/Capital city - Southeast Minnesota along upper Mississippi River, 20 miles west of Wisconsin border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Monticello, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Monticello, MN Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Education
Attractive downtown
Attractive neighborhoods
Cons
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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Monticello
Zip Codes: 55362
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Monticello is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Monticello jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Monticello's cost of living is 0.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Monticello's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Wright county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Monticello's population is 13,316 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Monticello is Real Estate: $228,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%.

SCHOOLS
Monticello public schools spend $13,292 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Monticello. More Education



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Housing Market in Monticello

It's a good time to buy in Monticello. Home Appreciation is up 6.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Monticello is $228,500.

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Reviews for Monticello   4 Reviews
Monticello, Great place to live - 5/30/2011
Wonderful community where I have lived for 6 years. Friendly neighbors who all help each other. Offerings of shopping amenities such as Super Target, Super Walmart and... Read More

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Qaulity of Life - 8/23/2009
I moved to Monticello over 10 years ago. I am a native of Minnesota and I am accustomed to the changing seasons. The city has boasted a population increase from almost... Read More

A Way of Life - 6/2/2006
I just moved to Monticello in January. I grew up in a community that had neighbors looking out for each other. I guess I got lucky and moved to one of the few... Read More


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