Coon Rapids is located north of Minneapolis along the Minnesota River and is bisected by Highway 10. The housing stock varies greatly from condos and townhomes to 1950′s houses to houses built in the last decade as well.
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If you’re looking for opportunities to both work and play, Coon Rapids might be the place for you.
The city offers a number of kid-friendly options, including an indoor skating rink, mini golf, bumper boats, go-karts, batting cages and laser tag. Coon Rapids also maintains 40 parks and more than 20 miles of trails, as well as athletic fields, ice rinks, skate parks and play areas.
The water level of the Mississippi River upstream from the Coon Rapids Dam is raised during the summer months to allow its use as a six mile recreational pool (according to wikipedia.org), making for a popular summer destination.
Coon Rapids also offers quality educational opportunities. Test scores in 2010 were 13.3 percent higher than the state average in reading and 10.8 percent higher in math.
The median age in Coon Rapids is 35.5.
Coon Rapids (population: 61,476 in 2010, is the largest city in Anoka County and the 12th-largest city in Minnesota. It is located due north of Minneapolis, just minutes from I-694.