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Bloomington - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Bloomington: $383,500/Co. / County Avg $679,000
Avg Taxes in Bloomington: $4,400/Co. / County. Avg $6,800
Avg Sq. Ft. in Bloomington: 2,613/Co. / County Avg 3,120
Avg Price per/ft2 in Bloomington: $147/Co. / County Avg $218
Avg Walkscore in Bloomington: 26 / County Avg 36
Avg Year Built in Bloomington: 1970/Co. / County Avg 1975
Avg Days on Website in Bloomington: 62/Co. / County Avg 70
Bloomington Real Estate Market Health
Highways 494, 35W, and 77 provide great transportation in and out of Bloomington to any of the neighboring cities or areas. Bloomington is bordered by and is only a short drive to Edina, South Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Burnsville, and Eden Prairie. The Minneapolis/Saint Paul International Airport is also only a 10 minute drive from the heart of Bloomington, allowing easy travel around the United States and World.
Bloomington has a great school district that is focused on academic achievement. Nine of the schools are National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence and another six have received Minnesota School of Excellence awards. Bloomington Public Schools have a long-standing tradition of providing a high quality education because of the outstanding community that they are a part of. The Bloomington Public Schools consists of 10 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 3 high schools. There are also several alternative learning centers available to students and community members. Bloomington also has several secondary schools including: Normandale Community College, Northwestern Health Sciences University, and Rasmussen College.
Bloomington is also home of one the most visited tourist destinations in the world, Mall of America. This 4.2 million square foot mall is located in northeastern Bloomington and is only 15 minutes from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. Mall of America has over 520 stores, 50 restaurants and exciting attractions. These include the nation's largest indoor theme park, a complete indoor aquarium, and a full movie theater. There is always something new to discover at the Mall of America and it will leave you wanting to come back for all your shopping and excitement needs.
Bloomington is also home to over 100 parks and recreational areas, each with their own unique set of attractions and amenities. These parks provide access to ball courts, sporting fields, hockey rinks, picnic areas, playgrounds, water front recreation, hiking trails, and so much more. Bloomington’s parks are a great place to relax and enjoy the wonderful beauty of Minnesota’s lakes, rivers, and open prairies. There are also several golf courses, an aquatic center, and an olympic sized ice garden for any of your recreational or sporting activities.