04 May City of Anoka Minnesota
City of Anoka Minnesota
Anoka Minnesota is the county seat of Anoka County in the State of Minnesota. Located 26 minutes to Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Anoka is part of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area that has 3.52 million residents.
Known as the “Halloween Capital of the World.”
First settled in 1844. The name was derived from two Native American words…those are “on both sides” (both sides of the Rum River) and “working waters.”
Is Anoka rated as a good place to live?
Niche.com rated Anoka Minnesota the high rating of a “B.” It has high marks in the categories – public schools, housing, good for
families, jobs, cost of living, outdoor activities, nightlife, diversity, commute, and health & fitness.
General information I have found about Anoka, Minnesota.
The population is 17,517, the unemployment rate is 4.4%, the median income is $47,408 the median age is 39.3 and median home price is $290,200. Those are just a few reasons why Anoka Minnesota real estate is in high demand.
School information for Anoka, Minnesota.
Anoka is served by…
Anoka-Hennepin School District.. Also visit wwwmnschools.com for more information. Niche.com rated Anoka-Hennepin School District the highest rating of “B+ “.
To summarize, I have Anoka to be a popular city. Importantly, it is highly rated in many categories, has highly rated public schools, has a rural feel, has low crime, nice downtown on the Rum River, and features a high quality of life. In short, I suggest considering Anoka if you are planning to move to the Twin Cities area of Minnesota.
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I hope you have enjoyed my summary of Anoka Minnesota. Please reach out to Jeff Anderson and The Anderson Team if you would like to know more about Anoka Minnesota real estate. Or if you would like to see homes in this wonderful city in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota.
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