Community Profile Golden Valley MN

Staincrete is proud to be serving the good people of Golden Valley MN. We thought you might like to know a bit more about this interesting and vibrant community.

History of Golden Valley MN

The city of Golden Valley got it name from daffodils as the inspiration. It was named by William Varner one of the first settlers in the city. Mostly an agricultural community with only several hundred residents, the town experienced major development when the Electric Luce Line Railroad passed through it in 1912. By the 1940s the population grew to about two thousand residents and after the Second World War, the population continued to grow. Incorporation to cityhood was finally achieved in 1972.

Demographics in Golden Valley Minnesota

Statistic Golden Valley Arizona National
Population 8,162 6,561,516 314,107,084
Population density (sq mi) 104 56 91
Median age 56.2 36.5 37.4
Male/Female ratio 1.1:1 1.0:1 1.0:1
Married (15yrs & older) 60% 54% 55%
Speak English 96% 73% 79%
Speak Spanish 2% 20% 13%

 

Golden Valley MN Cost of Living

Index Golden Valley Arizona National
Cost of living index 85 97 100
Index Golden Valley Arizona National
Goods & Services index 98 97 100
Groceries index 103 100 100
Health care index 101 100 100
Housing index 55 94 100
Transportation index 95 102 100
Utilities index 89 98 100

 

Fast Facts

  • The average age in Golden Valley is 54% higher than the state
  • 18% is Caucasian
  • 77% is African-American
  • 89% is Asian
  • Cost of living is 13% lower than the Arizona average
  • Cost of living is 15% lower than the national average
  • Cost of housing is 45% lower than the national average

Schools in Golden Valley MN

The city is served by the Robbinsdale School District and the Hopkins School District

Places of Worship in Golden Valley MN

  • Good Shepherd Parish
  • Spirit of Hope United Methodist Church
  • Valley Community Presbyterian Church
  • Golden Valley Church

Businesses in Golden Valley Minnesota

Top employers in the city are:

  • Tennant
  • General Mills
  • Pentair
  • KARE, NBC
  • Bluestone Garden
  • Room & Board

 

Top Homebuilders/Remodelers

Here are the top homebuilders/remodelers that serve the city:

  • Beissel Windows & Siding Co
  • Elements & Principles
  • JNJ Carpentry LLC
  • Twin City Home Remodeling LLC
  • Profi
  • West End Kitchen Inc
  • Tomco Company Inc.
  • Sharpe Construction LLC
  • Above All Tile & Stone Inc.
  • Regal Remodelers Inc.

Concrete Suppliers/Delivery Companies

Here are the top concrete suppliers and delivery companies that serve the city:

  • Welch’s 3rd Generation Concrete
  • Marcy Construction
  • Steven L. Tabor Excavating
  • Driveway Design
  • Garage Floor Coating of MN.com
  • Complete Garage
  • Elru Enterprises
  • Bobco Inc.
  • Concrete Results
  • Mike Hage Distinctive Concrete & Masonry
  • Srs Concrete Inc.

Restaurants & Nightlife in Golden Valley Minnesota

Good Day Café Restaurant — What is special about this place is they have a delightful patio that is located on the side of the building that brings good shade from the heat of the sun. The food is dependably good and they serve excellent coffee. Do check out the Denver Quiche and the omelette is also a must try.

Doolittle’s Woodfire Grill Restaurant – The place has a good selection of beers and quite an elaborate menu. Do try the chicken which is always flavorful and the ribs are amazing as well. Service is great and the ambience goes well with the food and drinks.

Nong’s Thai Cuisine Restaurant – If Thai cuisine is something you crave for then this is the place to go. Do try the basil shrimp stir-fry; pad Thai and spring rolls, which are all excellent. The Thai red curry is likewise excellent. They provide a buffet lunch option for those with big appetites. Service is quick and friendly.

Fun Things to Do in Golden Valley MN

About 15% of the entire city, which is equivalent to 1,035 acres, is dedicated open space and parks. There are 50 miles of trails that the city maintains as well as a number of ball fields, activity centers and other playing facilities.

Nature Areas

  • Basset Creek Nature Area
  • Adeline Nature Area
  • Golden Ridge Nature Area
  • Mary Hills Nature Area

Community Parks

  • Brookview
  • Gearty
  • Hampshire
  • Lakeview
  • Lions

Golden Valley MN truly is a great place to live. If you’d like to know more about our remodeling services here in Golden Valley give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.