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Edina - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Edina: $1,038,700 / County Avg $663,000
Avg Taxes in Edina: $10,800 / County Avg $6,500
Avg Sq. Ft. in Edina: 3,861 / County Avg 2,978
Avg Price per/ft2 in Edina: $269 / County Avg $223
Avg Walkscore in Edina: 34 / County Avg 38
Avg Year Built in Edina: 1974 / County Avg 1976
Avg Days on Website in Edina: 82 / County Avg 60
Edina Real Estate Market Health
There are a number of major highways either in Edina or nearby. Minnesota State Highways 62 and 100 basically separate the city into four distinct areas. U.S. 169 and Minnesota Highway 100 are north/south routes. The east/west highways are Minnesota State Highway 62 and Interstate 494. Nearby Interstate 394 and Minnesota State Highway 7 add to the easy accessibility of this metropolitan city.
Edina real estate is considered to be one of the most affluent suburbs of Minneapolis.
The area was once home to many farms and this is evident in the streets, as many are named for families that once had farms here. Grimes Avenue, Cooper Avenue and Wyman Avenue are a few. The neighborhoods in Edina offer homes for those who are looking for an affordable residence to luxurious residences. There is something for everyone including homes with multi-million dollar price tags. Single-family homes, ranch style, condominiums and multi-level homes are just a few of the choices.
A number of recreational opportunities are available as well. Choosing Edina homes for sale will allow residents a choice of several shopping centers. Southdale Center, Centennial Lakes Plaza, Yorktown and the Galleria are an example. The commercial area at West 50th and France Avenue, shared with the city of Minneapolis is known as 50th and France.
Schools in Edina are highly rated with Edina High School consistently ranked in the top 100 school in academics within the U.S. The Independent School District 273 serves many students in Edina. Companies headquartered in Edina include the Regis Corporation, Dairy Queen and Orange Julius. Employment opportunities are many with top employers that include Jerry’s Foods, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Macy’s, Nash Finch and J.C. Penney.
Recreational opportunities include several parks. There are approximately 44 parks in the area totaling more than 1,550 acres. Baseball, soccer and football fields, basketball and tennis courts, softball diamonds, outdoor skating rinks and miles of trails for hikers, cyclists, snowshoeing and skiing are part of the amenities when choosing Edina real estate. This is an area that is quite diverse and should be considered when looking for a new home in the suburbs of the Twin Cities.