City of Mound Minnesota Livability

City of Mound Minnesota Livability

City of Mound Minnesota

Mound, Minnesota

Mound is in Hennepin county, Minnesota. Lakes in Mound include Black Lake, Dutch Lake, Lake Langdon, Saunders Lake and Lake Seton in Lake Minnetonka chain of lakes. Located 24 miles west of Minneapolis with a 29-minute commute time. It is part of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area that has 3.52 million residents. Mound was formed by the recession of the last glaciation about 10,000 BC. The Treaty of Traverse des Sioux opened the Lake Minnetonka area to white settlement in 1852. Name came from the Indian mounds found there from prehistoric Indians.

Is Mound rated as a good place to live? rated Mound Minnesota the high rating of an “A”.  Gave it A’s for public schools, housing, good for families, and jobs.

Some general information I have found about Mound Minnesota

Mound has a population of 9,350. The unemployment rate is only 3.2%. And the median home price is $257,500. Meanwhile the median age is 43.3. Lastly, the median income is $72,184. Features parks, beaches, trails, and campgrounds. Those are just a few reasons why Mound real estate is in high demand.

How are the schools in Mound?

Mound is served by…

Westonka Public School District # 277 . gave it the high raing of an “A”  Also visit It received A’s for academics, teachers, administration, and college prep.


My conclusion

To summarize, I have found Mound to be a popular city. Importantly, it has great amenities, many parks and trails, Lake Minnetonka access and schools that are highly rated. In short, I strongly suggest considering Mound if you are planning on moving to the Twin Cities of Minnesota.


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Minnesota. Please reach out to Jeff Anderson and The Anderson Team if you would like to know more about Tonka Bay real estate. Or

would care to see some of the homes in this wonderful city in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota


Jeff Anderson

The Anderson Team

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