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Inver Grove Heights
  • Suburb of St. Paul, MN

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Inver Grove Heights is a suburb of St. Paul with a population of 35,673. Inver Grove Heights is in Dakota County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in Inver Grove Heights offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Inver Grove Heights there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many young professionals live in Inver Grove Heights and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Inver Grove Heights are highly rated.

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About Inver Grove Heights...
Population
35,673

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$337,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,324
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Inver Grove Heights Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    133.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    45.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    14.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    238
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,583.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    283.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Inver Grove Heights

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$98,719
National
$75,149

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