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Maple Grove - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Maple Grove: $471,400 / County Avg $709,500
Avg Taxes in Maple Grove: $4,100 / County Avg $6,900
Avg Sq. Ft. in Maple Grove: 3,145 / County Avg 3,079
Avg Price per/ft2 in Maple Grove: $150 / County Avg $230
Avg Walkscore in Maple Grove: 12 / County Avg 37
Avg Year Built in Maple Grove: 2000 / County Avg 1976
Avg Days on Website in Maple Grove: 44 / County Avg 62
Maple Grove Real Estate Market Health
This city is located in Hennepin County, Minnesota and 50,365 people call Maple Grove home. A choice of many neighborhoods will provide the perfect setting for your new home. Single-family homes, townhouses, condominiums and larger up-scale homes are a few of the choices. Development in the area has increased the popularity of this city. The Fountains at Arbor Lakes is a 850,000 square foot retail complex with many well-known stores for residents of Maple Grove real estate. Lowe’s, DSW, Subway, Caribou Coffee, REI and a Holiday Inn with a water park are a few that are located within The Fountains at Arbor Lakes.
In addition, The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes, which was built in 2003, is considered Minnesota’s first “lifestyle center.” The design that was chosen a mid-century American village and there are a number of stores located here including Pottery Barn, Whole Foods, Punch Pizza, J Crew, and Ulta. Also included within the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes are several more upscale stores. The center has been replicated in other areas including Woodbury, Minnesota. Not far from Arbor Lakes you will find Nadia Cakes. This fun bakery that specializes in cupcakes has won many awards for their sweets, including being the champions of the Rose Bowl episode of Food Network's "Cupcake Wars".
Choosing Maple Grove homes for sale will allow a number of employment opportunities. A regional Boston Scientific research, development and manufacturing service that employs more than 3,000 people is located here. In addition, there is a 2,000-acre gravel mining area in Maple Grove. This has been active since the 1920s resulting in commercial and residential development in the downtown area.
The city of Maple Grove is served by the Osseo Area School District 279. Public education in Maple Grove is consistently ranked highly. Maple Grove Junior High and Maple Grove Senior High rank at the top of state-wide testing.
There are a number of recreational activities that may be enjoyed by those who choose Maple Grove as their new home. From hiking to enjoying the lakes and the proximity to the Twin Cities, residents will find Maple Grove contains practically anything that is needed.