Rent to Own Homes near Coon Rapids, MN

  • Coon Rapids is a suburb of Minneapolis and is home to around 60,000 people. You might remember seeing it in the movie "Mighty Ducks," which was filmed in the old ice arena! The people of Coon Rapids love to hold pageants and festivals, so you can join in the fun all year round. The Bunker Hills Golf Course and Water Park offer great recreational distractions, and the North Star Commuter Rail Station offers quick and easy access into Minneapolis.

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Top Reasons to Live in Coon Rapids, MN

  • Housing Statistics If you're looking for a home sale, housing in Coon Rapids is abundant. Rent to own homes are available, as are rentals and traditional for-sale homes. The mean home value is around $151,100, up 3% from last quarter. The number of listings is on the rise, currently at 175,000. With a vacancy rate of 1.1%, it's not easy to find a home here, but home resale inventories have increased by 10% since July 2013. The annual residential turnover is 12.59%.
  • Largest EmployersThe government of Coon Rapids is invested in the city's economic development. Around 20% of the population works in professional occupations, 30% in Sales and Office jobs and 15% in Production, Transportation and Material Moving. Honeywell and Medtronic are two of the largest employers and small, family-owned businesses account for the rest.
  • WeatherThe weather is very cold in Coon Rapids, so be prepared! With 46 inches of annual snowfall, it can be an adjustment for some people. The northern location also has its perks, though. Summers tend to be mild and pleasant, with yearly highs of mid-70s F occurring in July.
  • Tourist AttractionsIn Coon Rapids itself, residents love to play golf at the Bunker Hills Golf Club, which has hosted the PGA Senior Tour and the Coldwell Bankers Burnet Senior Classic! The Bunker Hills Regional Park also has lots to offer and is home to the Anoka County Wave Pool. It's a great place to escape the mayhem of downtown living but still maintain access to all the city has to offer. The Bunker Beach Water Park is also a huge attraction in the city. There are several great festivals and fairs that take place in Minneapolis - most notably the Renaissance Festival and the Minnesota State Fair!
  • Transportation Known as the area's "gateway to the northern suburbs," Coon Rapids has a Northstar train that provides easy access to downtown Minneapolis and many other areas in the region. Three of the main highways in Coon Rapids are U.S. Route 10 and Minnesota State Highways 47 and 610.