19 Jul Eden Prairie Minnesota
Eden Prairie – One of the Best Places to Live in Minnesota
This popular suburb is southwest of Minneapolis. Highly rated by many sources as a great place to live…Number 1 place to live per The Crazy Tourist, Number 2 per HomeSnacks, Number 1 Best Suburbs to Live per Niche.com and Number 2 in the nation per Money magazine. Eden Prairie has a population of 63,660 and features an abundance of shopping, parks, and restaurants. The average home price is $334,000 and 73% of the residents own their own home. The average median income is $95,697 a year and unemployment is 2.3%.
Eden Prairie is served by the very highly rated Independent School District 272. Besides being known for outstanding academics, Eden Prairie High School is also known for excellence in athletics such as its football program (with state championships in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017) and Baseball (state championship in 2017, girls lacrosse (state champions in 2015,2016,2017) and girls hockey (state champion 2016). They have had a total of 85 state championships since 1980.
Eden Prairie is a city that should be on your short list if you’re considering a move. Look for homes for sale in Eden Prairie at the bottom of this page.