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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B
Tonka Bay is a suburb of Minneapolis with a population of 1,380. Tonka Bay is in Hennepin County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in Tonka Bay offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Tonka Bay there are a lot of parks. Residents of Tonka Bay tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Tonka Bay are highly rated.
About Tonka Bay...
Population
1,380

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$589,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,431
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    19%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    40%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%

Working in Tonka Bay

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$119,779
National
$55,322
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Tonka Bay Reviews

4 reviews
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Older homes, but good neighborhood
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Lots of restaurants around and very good food
Not a lot of openings because most jobs are filled