Inver Grove Heights MN Community Profile

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History of Inver Grove Heights Minnesota

When the Treaty of Traverse de Sioux was signed in 1851, many settlers mostly from Ireland and Germany began staking claims to the vast amount of land available west of the Mississippi River. While the Irish farmed the eastern part, the Germans claimed the wooded land to the west. Meanwhile many French and English settlers began building their homes along the river. Inver Grove Heights was named after the German town of Grove. In 1880, records showed that over 240 farms, 4 churches and 4 school districts were established.

Demographics in Inver Grove Heights Minnesota

Statistic Inver Grove Heights Minnesota National
Population 34,258 5,383,661 314,107,084
Population density (sq mi) 1,233 67 91
Median age 39.1 37.6 37.4
Male/Female ratio 1.0:1 1.0:1 1.0:1
Married (15yrs & older) 56% 58% 55%
Speak English 88% 89% 79%
Speak Spanish 6% 4% 13%
  • The average age is 4% higher than in Minnesota
  • 98% of the population is Caucasian
  • 13% of the population is African-American
  • 18% of the population is Asian

Inver Grove Heights Minnesota Cost of Living

Index Inver Grove Heights Minnesota National
Cost of living index 107 102 100
Index Inver Grove Heights Minnesota National
Goods & Services index 108 106 100
Groceries index 104 105 100
Health care index 106 110 100
Housing index 114 101 100
Transportation index 97 98 100
Utilities index 94 91 100

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.

  • Cost of living is 4% higher than the Minnesota average
  • Cost of living is 7% higher than the national average
  • Cost of housing is 14% higher than the national average

Schools in Inver Grove Heights MN

Inver Grove Heights is served by the Independent School District 199 and 196. Some of the schools include: Simley High School, Inver Grove Heights Middle School, Hilltop Elementary, Pine Bend Elementary and lastly Salem Hills Elementary. Higher education is provided by Inver Hills Community College. Other schools are: Dakota Hills Middle school, Rosemount Middle School, Eagan High School and Rosemount High School.

Places of Worship in Inver Grove Heights Minnesota

Some of the churches in the city are:

  • Amazing Grace Lutheran Church
  • Berea Lutheran Church of St. Paul
  • Bethesda Lutheran Church
  • Emanuel Lutheran Church
  • First Calvary Baptist Church
  • Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
  • High Point Church
  • Inver Hills Church
  • River Heights Vineyard Church
  • Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church

Businesses in Inver Grove Heights Minnesota

Based on the city’s annual financial report, the top employers are:

  • Flint Hills Resources
  • CHS
  • Inver Grove Heights Community Schools
  • Evergreen Industries
  • Gertens
  • City of Inver Grove Heights
  • Inver Hills Community College
  • Travel Tags
  • Total Construction and Equipment
  • Wal Mart

Top Homebuilders/Remodelers

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

  • Kootenia Homes and Remodeling
  • Moderno Homes
  • Michael Lee, Inc.
  • Ridge Construction LLC
  • Creative Homes
  • Service Associate Construction Services LLC
  • McDonald Construction Inc.
  • Brandl Anderson Homes Inc.
  • CH Custom Homes LLC
  • Custom One Homes

Concrete Suppliers/Delivery Companies

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

  • Serice Concrete & Masonry Inc.
  • Superior Concrete Raising Inc
  • Quality Cut Lawn & Landscape LLC
  • Steenberg Watrud Construction
  • Able Concrete Raising Inc.
  • Gresser Companies Inc.
  • Moshcrete Concrete Works
  • Genadek Lanscapcing & Excavating Inc.
  • Able Concrete Raising Inc.
  • Structure Contracting

Restaurants & Nightlife in Inver Grove Heights Minnesota

Old World Pizza Restaurant — don’t let its ordinary appearance fool you as the interiors offers a friendly and family friendly atmosphere with good staff, service and of course fabulous pizza.

B-52’s – formerly known as Major’s Sports Café Restaurant, the place offers superb ribs and amazing selection of burgers as well. Service is excellent and the wait staff is knowledgeable and can easily accommodate big groups. Perfect place to enjoy the game.

Dominick’s Restaurant – the restaurant serves the best cheese steak in the state of Minnesota. It’s a very small place but serve amazing food. Do also try the buffalo chicken sandwich.

Fun Things to Do in Inver Grove Heights

The city is home to a public community center that features a waterpark. There is also a full sized gym that is used also by the National Guard. For golfers, there is the Inver Wood Golf Course and the Arbor Pointe Golf Club. Disc golf fans can also enjoy 18 holes at the North Valley.

Inver Grove Heights Minnesota truly is a great place. If you’d like to talk know more about our concrete flooring services in Inver Grove Heights, give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.