Falling on the USA and Canadian border tucked just east of Lake Superior is the small but perfectly formed state of Minnesota.?? This is a truly diverse and naturally abundant state, did you know there are more than 10,000 lakes! Like, actual lakes! Not just really big puddles! Aside from Lake Superior, dear Minnesota can boast that the spectacular Lake Itasca falls within its state lines.
If we could all get by on natural beauty alone we ‘d surely all consider ourselves millionaires. Alas, when thinking about where your next home will be, natural beauty is not the primary deciding factor.
Factors like cost of living and job availability play an important role in the decision-making process. For young families, aspects like proximity to great public schools and social provisions are all major players.
Ultimately, we all want to feel part of a community and this is why we have taken into consideration the opinions and feedback of the existing residents of each of our 15 best places to live in Minnesota.
Although crime statistics and median home value can give you a formal impression of a place it is the feelings of local people that offer the most rounded, arguably most accurate view of a place.
Let’s get started with the 5 best places to live in Minnesota.