28 Apr City of Victoria Minnesota
City of Victoria Minnesota
Victoria is in Carver County, Minnesota. It is part of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area that has 3.52 million residents. It is located south of Saint Paul. It has a commute time of 35 minutes to Minneapolis.
Victoria has been nicknamed The City of Lakes and Parks”. It has over 200 acres of reserved land, thirteen parks and nine lakes within its borders. Victoria is also home to the Carver Park Reserve which has 1,800 acres.
The first settler was in 1851. The city was named after St. Victoria church. Steamboats from St. Paul started bringing supplies to the settlers in 1858. The settlement continued to grow because of the areas rich soil. Then with steamboats from Chaska and the railroad from St. Paul this area became a thriving community.
Is Victoria rated as a good place to live?
Niche.com rated Victoria Minnesota the highest rating of an “A+”. Gave it A’s for public schools, housing, good for families, jobs and health & fitness.
Some general information I have found about Victoria Minnesota.
Victoria has a population of 8,679. The unemployment rate is 3%. And the median home price is $421,700. Meanwhile the median age is only 37.2. Lastly, the median income is $131,833. Those are just a few reasons why Victoria real estate is in high demand.
How are the schools in Victoria?
Victoria Minnesota is served by…
Eastern Carver County School district #112. Niche.com gave it a high rating of an “A”. It has 9,829 students. A student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. Also visit www.mnschools.com for additional information.
To summarize, I have found Victoria to be a popular city. Importantly, it has wonderful parks, lakes, trails,
schools, and a high quality of life. In short, I suggest considering Victoria if you are planning on moving to the Twin Cities of Minnesota.
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I hope you have enjoyed my summary of Victoria Minnesota. Please reach out to Jeff Anderson and The Anderson Team if you would like to know more about Victoria real estate. Or would care to see some of the homes in this wonderful river city in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota
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