Brief Overview Of Chanhassen Minnesota

Dated: November 3 2015

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A medium-sized suburban community located within the southwest metro area, Chanhassen is a growing city with beautiful parks, a historic downtown area, and a convenient location. It is in close proximity to the neighboring, southwest, employment city of Eden Prairie, and only 28 minutes outside of downtown Minneapolis. This ideal location promotes a suburban, family culture within the city and has sparked its growth in recent years. With new housing and retail developments springing up around the city, Chanhassen is well on its way to becoming a full-fledged suburbia.

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With a population of just over 24,000 residents, Chanhassen is perfect for those who want a suburban community that is quieter than its larger neighboring suburbs. It is split up into two counties, Carver and Hennepin. The main volume of land sits in Carver, while a small portion in the eastern part of the city rests in Hennepin. The area is stretched into about 20-square miles of land and 3-square miles of water. The three main routes through the city include U.S. Highway 212, and both State Highways 41 and 5. Each of these major highways provide connection to other major cities within the Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul area, ensuring simplicity when travelling to and from Chanhassen.

The businesses within the city employ around 8,500 employees. Some of most impactful companies in the city include General Mills, Rosemount Inc., and Lifetime Fitness. Chanhassen also places a strong value in its parks and recreational locations. With over 42 parks and open spaces throughout the city, Chanhassen blends modern infrastructure with natural beauty.

If you have any questions regarding the city of Chanhassen or would like to buy or sell a home in the area, give Realtor David Olson ( a call at (952)314-9446.

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Aaron Spiteri

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