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Eden Prairie - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Eden Prairie: $595,400 / County Avg $650,700
Avg Taxes in Eden Prairie: $6,600 / County Avg $6,400
Avg Sq. Ft. in Eden Prairie: 3,656 / County Avg 2,934
Avg Price per/ft2 in Eden Prairie: $163 / County Avg $222
Avg Walkscore in Eden Prairie: 14 / County Avg 38
Avg Year Built in Eden Prairie: 1992 / County Avg 1976
Avg Days on Website in Eden Prairie: 62 / County Avg 59
Eden Prairie Real Estate Market Health
Highways 100 and 169 also provide a convenience for many who live or work in the St. Paul-Minneapolis area. The community has a population of 60,797, according to the 2010 census.
With a number of lakes, ponds, parks and business opportunities, Eden Prairie is considered to be a top area in which to live. As a matter of fact, it was named one of Money Magazine’s “Best Places to Live” in America in 2006 and was ranked first in a 2010 survey. Eden Prairie real estate is home to over 2,200 businesses and the headquarters of several.
Digital River, Alliant Techsystems, MTS Systems Corporation, C.H. Robinson Worldwide are just a few of the companies with headquarters in Eden Prairie. The main businesses in this city include logistic/distribution, health care, retail and wholesale and communications and information technology. Eden Prairie schools include a number of choices for students and the first school built here, Anderson School, is now the school district administration building.
Choosing Eden Prairie homes for sale include several choices. This is an area that is known for the attractive residential neighborhoods and the sense of community of residents.
Over the last few years, the construction of new homes has slowed somewhat; however, there are a number of choices for those who are looking to Eden Prairie as a choice. There are many single-family homes as well as townhouse and condos. The area consistently ranks high when it comes to education and income and has a below-average unemployment rate.
Eden Prairie residents take pride in their military and honoring their veterans. The community raised over $400,000 in 2008 to build a veteran’s memorial. There are two sections to the memorial – one for service to country and one for world peace. The location of the memorial is near the intersection of Technology Drive and Prairie Center Drive.
Members of the community purchased places on the memorial to include the name of loved ones who have served in branches of the U.S. military.