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Shakopee - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Shakopee: $369,000 / County Avg $506,500
Avg Taxes in Shakopee: $3,000 / County Avg $3,600
Avg Sq. Ft. in Shakopee: 2,544 / County Avg 2,953
Avg Price per/ft2 in Shakopee: $145 / County Avg $172
Avg Walkscore in Shakopee: 20 / County Avg 16
Avg Year Built in Shakopee: 1999 / County Avg 1998
Avg Days on Website in Shakopee: 49 / County Avg 74
Shakopee Real Estate Market Health
Shakopee has a wide variety of homes available. Within the city there are older historic homes, townhomes and several areas of recently built homes by local and national builders. Homes on acreage are available in the outlying areas of the city as well as homes along Stonebrook Golf Club. US Highway 169, State Highway 13 and County 101 are the main roads through Shakopee connecting easily to the greater Minneapolis metro area. Local circulator service provides transportation in Shakopee, and MTVA provides transportation to downtown Minneapolis and the Mall of America.
Shakopee has an abundance of recreational alternatives including the recently renovated Community Center, Aquatic Park, disc golf, dog park and many city parks with trails. The Minnesota Valley State Trail is a paved trail that goes from Shakopee to Chaska. Shakopee is known as a regional entertainment destination, and is home to attractions such as Valleyfair Amusement Park and Canterbury Park Racetrack. It has a unique downtown central business district, expansive business park, high-quality regional medical center and a diverse, top-notch school district.
The Shakopee school district serves more than 8,000 students in Shakopee, Savage, Prior Lake, and the Jackson, Louisville, and Sand Creek Townships. The district consists of an early childhood education center, 5 elementary schools, a 6th grade center, 2 junior high schools, Tokata Learning Center and Shakopee High School. Shakopee has implemented several innovative programs in the last several years and in fall of 2018 the high school will become the Academies of Shakopee.