Inver Grove Heights MN homes are located in Dakota County, MN. Just minutes to everything. Centrally located equal distance to both St. Paul and Minneapolis. Just across the river is the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. *It is one of 186 cities and townships in the seven-county Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area. Inver Grove Heights MN is also the home of Gertens Greenhouses, one of the largest garden centers in the Midwest.
*The city hosts the headquarters of CHS, Inc., an agricultural cooperative ranked 12th in the 2007 ICA Global 300 list of mutuals and cooperatives, and 145th on the Fortune 500 list of U.S. corporations. Pine Bend Refinery, the largest oil refinery in Minnesota and fourteenth largest in the U.S., straddles the border with Rosemount. It is operated by Flint Hills Resources.
*Inver Grove Heights MN is home to approximately 30,000 residents who have chosen this area whose boundaries expand over 28 square miles of rolling wooded terrain that provides for an engaging mix of residential dwellings and commercial facilities. In addition, the schools, park facilities, community center and golf course are among the Twin Cities best.
From the unique and diverse history that the community grew from, to the values and quality of life that make it home to thousands today, Inver Grove Heights MN is a particularly good choice when looking for a home, a business opportunity, or a place to spend some time with your family exploring.
Just minutes from downtown Saint Paul and major attractions, Inver Grove Heights MN is conveniently located at the intersection of Interstate 494 and Highway 52. Inver Grove Heights MN is just 5 minutes from St. Paul, 10 minutes from the world famous Mall of America®, and MSP International Airport. We are also less than 20 minutes from downtown Minneapolis.
Visit Gertens – Gertens quality garden goods started in the early 1900’s by Frank Gerten, who began Gertens as a small truck farm, selling the produce he grew on his beloved land primarily to the local residents. It is now run by the fourth generation to carry on Frank’s vision. The garden center for the largest selection of flowers, trees, and other plants in the Twin Cities area – And they grow their stock onsite, unlike most of their competitors.
Rock Island Swing Bridge – The Rock Island Swing Bridge was a swing bridge that spanned the Mississippi River between Inver Grove Heights MN and St. Paul Park MN.It was one of the few double-decker bridges on the Mississippi, with the top level formerly used for railroad traffic and the bottom level formerly used as a road crossing. After closing, the bridge sat dormant in the open position for 10 years before being partially demolished in 2009. It was converted into a recreational pier which opened to the public on June 11, 2011.
Zip codes: 55075, 55076, 55077, 55118.
Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $278,419 (it was $137,800 in 2000)
Mean prices in 2019:
Median gross rent in 2019: $1,199
Estimated median household income in 2019: $80,922 (it was $59,090 in 2000)
Estimated per capita income in 2019: $43,232 (it was $25,493 in 2000)
Population in 2019: 35,672 (92% urban, 8% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.9%
Males: 17,835 (50.0%)
Females: 17,837 (50.0%)
Median resident age: 40.1 years
Minnesota median age: 38.4 years
March 2019 cost of living index in Inver Grove Heights MN Homes: 112.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
As you can see, Inver Grove Heights MN homes have a lot to offer!