Dakota County

Dakota County is 593 square miles in area and has a population of approximately 400,000. Situated in the southeast corner of the Twin Cities Metropolitan area, it is the third most populous county in the state of Minnesota.

Dakota County maintains a land use mixture of 1/3 urban, 1/3 suburban, and 1/3 rural. This combination of land use and the confluence of two major rivers (the Mississippi and Minnesota) that form the county's northern and eastern borders makes Dakota County a unique geographic area.

Founded in 1849, Dakota County was one of the original nine counties created by the Minnesota Territory Legislature. Thus, it was established before Minnesota was considered a state. The County seat moved to Hastings in 1857, where it has remained.

Between 1990 and 2000, Dakota County's population grew by nearly 30 percent. In recent years, second and third ring communities in Dakota County (Burnsville, Eagan, Inver Grove Heights, Apple Valley, Farmington, Lakeville and Rosemount) have dramatically increased in population as development continues to move outwards from the urban core of Minneapolis and St. Paul, into suburban municipalities.......More

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$169,900
South Saint Paul, MN
2
beds
1
baths
Listing courtesy of Real Estate Masters, Ltd.
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$239,900
South Saint Paul, MN
2
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Realty Group, Inc.-Coon Rapids
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$274,900
Rosemount, MN
3
beds
3
baths
Listing courtesy of Journey Realty
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$219,000
South Saint Paul, MN
3
beds
2
baths
Listing courtesy of Realty Group, Inc.-Apple Valley
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$349,900
Rosemount, MN
5
beds
4
baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Results
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Today's Market Trends for Dakota County *

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* All data pertains to single-family homes