Lakeville, Minnesota is situated in Dakota County in the 55044 zip code. Peppered with lakes, ponds, wetlands, and parks, Lakeville is a picturesque environment that is home to a population of 59,866 residents.
The award-winning school district Lakeville Area Public Schools provides a stellar education for the 10,800 students under its charge. Lakeville Area Public Schools encompass eight elementary schools, three middle schools, and two high schools, as well as special programs and virtual classrooms.
Lakeville Parks and Recreation maintains 62 public neighborhood and community parks including athletic fields, greenways, playgrounds, conservation and nature areas, skating rinks, fishing spots, swimming beaches, and a wide array of recreational opportunities.
Summer high temperatures in Lakeville reach about 83 degrees while winter lows are below freezing at six degrees. The area receives approximately 32 inches of rain and 43 inches of snow each year over the course of about 62 days with measurable precipitation.
Part of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area, Lakeville is one of the fastest growing cities, within 20 miles from downtown Minneapolis, and 20 miles from downtown Saint Paul.
The annual median household income in Lakeville is above the state’s average at about $97,181. Home values in the area are also above the state average, estimated at around $264,528.
Metro Transit makes it easy to access public transportation for those who commute or prefer not to drive.
Airlake Industrial Park houses around 200 companies ranging from startups to major corporations that provide employment to about 4,500 workers. Among the largest industrial parks in the state, the complex envelops 1,500 acres for business.
Agriculture also plays a significant role in Lakeville’s economy through harvesting corn, soybeans, and dairy cattle in addition to orchards and family farms.
With award-winning schools, ample parks and recreation, upscale lifestyles, and easy access to shops, restaurants, and things to do, Lakeville is a beautiful place to call home.
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