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Roseville - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Roseville: $348,900 / County Avg $388,700
Avg Taxes in Roseville: $3,400 / County Avg $4,400
Avg Sq. Ft. in Roseville: 2,121 / County Avg 2,207
Avg Price per/ft2 in Roseville: $165 / County Avg $176
Avg Walkscore in Roseville: 30 / County Avg 44
Avg Year Built in Roseville: 1970 / County Avg 1952
Avg Days on Website in Roseville: 42 / County Avg 50
Roseville Real Estate Market Health
Roseville is located in Ramsey County to the north of St. Paul and Roseville real estate is located in one of two of the Twin Cities suburbs that neighbor St. Paul and Minneapolis. Lauderdale is the other.
Actually, the land that made up Lauderdale, southern Roseville and Falcon Heights was originally part of the city of St. Paul until 1948 when the towns incorporated.
A large part of Roseville’s land is zoned for commercial use which is the reason for the low property taxes. In fact, Roseville has some of the lowest property taxes in the Twin Cities.
The central location of Roseville real estate is one of the attractive aspects for buyers – both residential and commercial.
Nearby I-35E and I-35W, Roseville residents live in neighborhoods with many parks for recreational enjoyment. In addition, the proximity to restaurants, grocery stores and shopping centers provide convenience. This was the location of the first Target store, which was built in 1962. Today’s updated version is a Super Target that replaced the first store in 2005. Interestingly, Roseville was also the location of the first Barnes & Noble outside New York City and the first Dairy Queens and McDonald’s in Minnesota.
This city of 33,660 is served by the Roseville Area Schools District, providing quality schools in this area. Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver) graduated from Ramsey High School known today as Roseville Area High School. Residents of Roseville real estate live in one of the safest areas in the country and enjoy a number of recreational opportunities. The Cedarholm Golf Course is located on County Road B2 and Hamline Avenue. There are 23 parks in Roseville as well as nearby lakes including Acorn Park, Autumn Grove Park, Pocahontas Park and Lake Owasso, Lake Johanna and Lake Josephine.
Another interesting fact about Roseville real estate is its location at one-half the distance between the equator and the North Pole. Roseville was originally named Rose Township after one of the first settlers. Incorporated in 1948, this city has continued to grow especially during the 1950s and 1960s and has become one of Minnesota’s most preferred places to live. For those in the market, Roseville homes for sale will provide one of the best choices in the state.