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About Inver Grove Heights, MN (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Inver Grove Heights is $272,959, which is more expensive than 77.3% of the neighborhoods in Minnesota and 67.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Inver Grove Heights City Center is currently $1,239, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 75.2% of the neighborhoods in Minnesota.

Inver Grove Heights City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota.

Real estate in the City Center of Inver Grove Heights, MN is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

In Inver Grove Heights City Center, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Inver Grove Heights City Center is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.0% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.

In addition, if you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 30.0% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.

Furthermore, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Inver Grove Heights City Center stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 81.5% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood has more Swedish and Norwegian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Swedish ancestry and 10.0% have Norwegian ancestry.

Inver Grove Heights City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Inver Grove Heights are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 83.4% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 77.6% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood, 45.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 20.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (17.1%), and 17.1% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the City Center neighborhood in Inver Grove Heights, MN, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (37.6%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (18.8%), and residents who report Swedish roots (11.1%), and some of the residents are also of Norwegian ancestry (10.0%), along with some English ancestry residents (6.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 91.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.9%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Inver Grove Heights City Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (87.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Inver Grove Heights 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 2.43

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Inver Grove Heights VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Inver Grove Heights 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 22.22

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Inver Grove Heights 0.101011101001110
Minnesota 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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INVER GROVE HEIGHTS SCHOOLS


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Simley Alternative Program
2920 80 Th St E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
09-12
Igh Early Childhood Program
2990 80 Th St E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
PK-PK
Inver Grove Heights Middle
8167 Cahill Ave E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
06-08
Salem Hills Elementary
5899 Babcock Tr E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55077
KG-05
Simley Senior High
2920 80 Th St E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
09-12
Atheneum Elementary
5899 Babcock Tr E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55077
02-05
Hilltop Elementary
3201 68 Th St E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
KG-05
Pine Bend Elementary
9875 Inver Grove Tr E
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55076
KG-05

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